RTA Fee Earner

Recruiter
Location
Greater Manchester
Salary
£19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted
16 Oct 2016
Closes
13 Nov 2016
Ref
YK140
Contact
Yoned Khan
Job Title
Paralegal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
REF: YK140

My client is a Lexcel accredited law firm based in Greater Manchester who, due to expansion, are now looking to appoint an RTA Fee Earner to join their existing team.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to take individual responsibility of a caseload of up to 200 files and have experience dealing and liaising with credit hire organisations. You must have a good knowledge of the procedures around cases proceeding via the MOJ portal that are approaching limitation.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful law firm that offers a friendly and driven atmosphere. With excellent company perks, this position is suitable for a candidate looking to progress their career within the RTA sector.

Required Skills & Experience:

• The ability to run an effective diary system
• Experience of dealing with claims over a period of 18 months or more
• Have an excellent understanding of the MOJ portal
• Have an excellent understanding of the pre-action protocol
• Have a good understanding of the intricacies of the tactical exiting of claims from the MOJ portal
• Ability to demonstrate working aspects of the Civil Procedure Rules
• Experience of reviewing and valuing medical evidence without supervision
• Experience of carrying out quantum reviews/assessments without supervision
• Experience of handling cases where by more than 1 discipline of medical expert has been required over a period of 12 months or more
• Excellent customer service skills
• Excellent telephone manner
• Excellent fact finding skills
• Assertiveness and a determination to “get things done”
• Good organisational & interpersonal skills
• Good oral communication skills
• Be PC literate having a basic knowledge of the Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook)
• Be a good ‘People’ person and work well as part of a team.
• A working knowledge of PROCLAIM would be an advantage
• The ability to work effectively under pressure

Vacancy Information:

• Location: Greater Manchester
• Salary range (DOE): £19,000 - £27,000
• Job type: Permanent
• Working Hours: Monday–Friday (full-time)
• Date: 14.09.2016
• Reference: YK140

To register your interest for this Vacancy, please select the Apply button below. Your C.V. is kept in the strictest of confidence and no details are divulged to any external parties. Should you require a discreet conversation, feel free to call Yoned Khan (Greater Manchester) who is able to provide further information and benefits on this Vacancy.