Claims Handler - Personal Injury, EL/PL

17 Jul 2019
14 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Claims Handler - Personal Injury, EL/PL
Based in Birmingham
Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits

One of the UK's largest and foremost law firms is currently looking to recruit a Claims Handler with EL/PL case handling experience at their Birmingham office. Offering a competitive salary plus excellent benefits including pension scheme, health insurance, critical illness cover, and childcare vouchers, this is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the country's leading legal firms.

The Role
You would be joining the Fast Track Personal Injury team and would be tasked with carrying out EL/PL case handling duties, managing your own case load from initial enquiry to conclusion with minimal supervision. This is a busy and demanding role where no two days are the same. You'll liaise regularly with a wide range of clients and medical professionals, both over the phone and in writing, seeking medical reports, carrying out research, arranging meetings and preparing legal documents.

The Candidate
o Proven experience in Personal Injury essential, knowledge of EL/PL cases required
o Previous experience working as a Claims Handler, litigation experience desirable however not essential
o Ability to manage numerous cases at any one time and work with minimal supervision
o Strong planning skills however flexible and quick to response to requests at short notice
o Able to follow guidelines and processes however confident enough to use own judgment as required
o Strong communication skills, liaising regularly with clients and medical professionals

You will be working in a team environment and should therefore enjoy working with others and be prepared to play a full part in contributing towards the success of the group. You'll be provided with all the training and support necessary to ensure you thrive in this highly rewarding role.

The Company
The 11th largest law firm in the UK, founded in 1912 and operating out of 14 UK offices with over 2,500 members of staff.

The job will be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: EL/PL, Liability Claims Handler, Fee Earner, EL/PL Paralegal, Claims Technician, Legal Executive, Litigation Executive, Personal Injury Case Handler, Paralegal, FILEX, LPC, BVC, Personal Injury Specialist. Coburg Banks Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy