Motor Claims Recoveries Supervisor

Recruiter
Acclaim Resourcing
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£28,000 per annum
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
26 Aug 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client an exciting organisation working within the Motor Claims sphere are currently seeking a driven Recoveries Supervisor to join their existing team.

Core responsibilities

The role is to work as a Supervisor within the motor recoveries team and provide support to the current Team Manager. The candidate will:

• Audit files, reviewing and approving case strategy appropriately to achieve the best outcomes
• Respond to any technical queries within the team providing formal supervision and mentoring of more junior members
• Have responsibility for quality control and benchmark compliance on own caseload and the team
• Act as a point of contact for clients and demonstrating a level of knowledge and skill commensurate with experience
• Allocate work effectively among the team to ensure work is carried out profitably
• Maintain and develop technical knowledge through attendance at training sessions, reading appropriate publications
• Support marketing and business development within the team
• Train new starters and performance management to ensure fee earners reach their financial targets
• Assist with Management Information Reports and weekly Client Reports
• Ensure files are run effectively to conclusion by relevant fee earners with appropriate deadlines met
• Ensure that fee earners carry out work effectively to meet the needs of the clients

Key skills

The candidate will

• Have at least 2 years' experience of working on litigated motor claims
• Experience of working in a target driven commercial environment would be an advantage
• Previous experience of supervision and performance management would be an advantage
• Good people management skills including the ability to motivate, coach and mentor team members at all levels
• Demonstrate excellent performance in process driven work
• Be change orientated and demonstrate a flexible approach to the implementation of new initiatives
• Be team orientated with a willingness to share knowledge and support other members of the team.
• Have an ability to adopt a commercial perspective rather than an "academic" approach to claims settlement
• Demonstrated excellent commercial performance with achievement on chargeable hours and financial targets
• Show good levels of leadership and professionalism
• Comply with current SLAs with excellent client management and communication skills

Please apply with an up to date CV for more information on this exciting role.