Meridian places talented individuals into legal roles across all industry sectors both in-house and private practice. Whether you are looking for a legal professional or looking for a new challenge, we are able to assist.
Meridian employs a number of specialists in the field of legal recruitment and is the recruitment partner of choice for a large number of organisations in this field.
We cover a range of niche markets within the Legal sector, including Qualified, Legal Executives & Paralegals, as well as opportunities in Law Costs & Legal Administration, on a permanent and contract basis.
For more information on how we can help you achieve your strategic objectives in this arena, please contact one of our consultants for a chat.
Claims Handling Administrator
We have an exciting new role to join a leading Law firm in Taunton as a Claims Handling Administrator. Located within easy reach of the M5, this is a great opportunity for someone with administration experience who is interested in building a career in the legal sector. Ideally you will have some experience gained within the insurance market, an insurance Law firm or within claims handling but this is not essential. The role will involve providing administrative support to fee earners based in the Taunton office, who are looking after a range of professional indemnity cases. To apply you will need to have good administrative skills and familiarity with office procedures and practices. You will need to be IT literate with the ability to pick up new packages quickly and effectively. GCSE passes at C or above in English and Maths are essential, and Legal qualifications (A-Level/ Degree/ LPC) would be advantageous. Good customer service skills will be essential for this role along with the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and writing, with people at all levels. Any experience of complaint handling would be advantageous. You will need to be well organised and have good research skills and the ability to manage your own time effectively. The company actively encourage applicants to develop in their career by providing early responsibility, supervision and training and offers a great benefits package and competitive salary for the right candidate. Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.
Highly Competitive +Benefits
We are currently seeking an experienced claims handler for a highly reputable and innovative legal firm in Taunton. Easily accessible from the M5, this is a great opportunity for someone with experience preferably gained in a defendant insurance law firm or within the insurance market, looking for their next step. The role will involve running a busy caseload including professional indemnity claims against solicitors, barristers and insurance brokers and also construction professionals such as architects and engineers. It will also involve advising on coverage and policy issues and third party property claims. The successful candidate will have prior claims handling experience or alternatively paralegal experience (preferably gained at a defendant insurance law firm or within the insurance market) If you have experience of electronic case management systems and liaising with clients/ customers this will be advantageous. You will need the ability to apply a commercial approach to claims and will need to have a very proactive approach. Good communication skills, both written and verbal are essential as are excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise your work effectively. You will need the ability to pay high attention to detail and be confident to deliver both verbal and written reports to colleagues and clients. In return the company are offering a highly competitive salary, along with a range of great benefits. If you are interested in finding out more, don't hesitate to apply or contact us for further information. Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.
Sales Operations Coordinator
£16000 - £18000 per annum
Sales Operations Coordinator Meridian Business Support is one of the UK's leading providers of permanent and temporary recruitment and we offer bespoke consultancy services to clients and candidates alike. An exciting opportunity has come up for a Sales Operations Coordinator, our client is one of the largest providers of Medico legal reports in the UK, working in partnership with solicitors dealing with personal injury claims. We have a number of vacancies for Office Administrators based in Liverpool to deal with enquiries from clients who have potential medical negligence claims. You will be supervised by a Senior Solicitor but expected to deal with clients' calls, and queries regarding the medical treatment that they received, on a day to day basis. Main responsibilities Returning client calls in a timely and efficient manner; Know about the Data Protection Act - GDPR Gathering information from clients regarding their medical condition and treatment; Ensuring that all the information gathered is properly recorded on the case management system; Referring details of the potential claims on for risk assessment and review by a senior solicitor; Collating documents sent in by clients onto the case management system; Informing clients of the outcome of their enquiry; Providing excellent client care. Starting salary: £16,000 - £18,000 (Depending on experience). If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please apply with your CV below. Alternatively you a can call Jen on 01 51 556 20 90 or email on jshaw @ meridianbs .co .uk to discuss this opportunity further Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.