Associate/Solicitor

Recruiter
Ideal Personnel & Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£37,500 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
26 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client has a permanent position for an Associate/Solicitor to join their.You will provide a high quality service to clients on a full range of defendant insurance matters.

Your key duties will be:

·to assist a senior partner on a broad range of personal injury work often complex and high value in nature

·running cases efficiently and cost effectively and within strict service level agreements as required by the client

·handling a caseload of complex and less-complex matters with minimal supervision

·active involvement in business development activities, both individually and as part of a team

·attending and conducting client meetings

·dealing with high value and/or complex injury claims

·supervision and support of junior members of the team

high level of client interaction

Skills and experience you will have:

·a minimum of 4 years experience in insurance litigation

·experience of working within a defendant insurance firm is essential

·effective communicator and team player

Key competencies you will need:

·a high degree of initiative and the ability to cope in a demanding environment

·an entrepreneurial nature and an outgoing manner

·excellent organisational and time management skills

·strong negotiation and communication skills

·to be highly enthusiastic, willing to go the extra mile and be happy to go beyond the job description

·to be respectful towards others and have a positive, willing and ‘can do’ attitude

·to be keen to learn, interested in driving your own career progression and be proactive in taking ownership of this

Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.


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