Trainee Personal Injury Case Handler

  • Location

    Taunton

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18000 - £20000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samantha Beale

  • Contact email:

    taunton@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LH091120_1604922945

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-12-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Trainee Personal Injury Case Handler

Permanent

Taunton

£18,000- £20,000

Meridian are currently recruiting for a well-respected, progressive and market leaving Personal Injury Solicitors in Taunton, Somerset. The company is seeking a Legal Claims Advisor to join their team. Full training is provided for this role. Following a period of training, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing their own caseload of Personal Injury claims. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading South West Specialist Personal Injury firm expanding due to continued success.

Role Duties:

  • Manage own caseload
  • Perusing personal injury claims through a claim's portal
  • Potential to pursue claims in litigation to trial
  • Comply with expectations of time recording and financial targets
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with clients, insurers, witnesses and solicitors

Requirements:

  • A- Level or degree in law or pursuing CILEx qualification
  • Paralegals who are looking to pursue a career in Personal Injury Law would also be strongly considered
  • Interest and commitment to pursue a career in Personal Injury law
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT knowledge including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Supportive member of the team
  • Proven problem solver
  • Positive attitude towards work

Role Overview

  • Permanent role to start ASAP
  • Full Time
  • Previous legal experience gained in any field is advantageous, alternatively this role is suitable to law graduates, or those pursuing their CILEx qualifications currently.
  • Induction, training, and support for new team member will be provided
  • This role is a working from home position in the initial phase and will then become an office-based role in the future with flexible working

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Career Development opportunities
  • CILEx support available
  • Free parking on site
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Annual Leave

How to apply?

Click apply now for immediate consideration or email lhawkins@meridianbs.co.uk for further information.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.