Claims Team Leader, Huddersfield
This successful and well recognised business is seeking an experienced claims team leader to join the thriving and expanding office based in Huddersfield. The firm specialises in the full range of legal services and benefits from a strong background in personal injury and medical negligence law. One of the largest independent claims management companies in the country, the firm has been successful in attracting a panel of over 50 law firms and has a clear vision to be the UKs number one legal services provider.
Having received numerous coveted industry awards to include Claims Management Company and Team of the Year for a number of years running, it is due to growth that an opportunity has arisen for a claims team leader to join this forward-thinking and ambitious firm. Investors in People, the firm promotes a healthy working environment where the successful team leader will be given a platform to progress. You will assist with leading a successful team operating across a wide range of legal services to include personal injury claims, employment law, conveyancing and wills and probate matters. The position offers the potential to develop in a variety of different areas of the law with continued expansion into consumer focused legal services.
Reporting directly to the Claims Manager, you will be required to ensure that performance targets are achieved whilst meeting the established company values and quality benchmarks in place. You will ensuring that the team is always sufficiently resourced and manage these resources on both an individual and team basis to deliver all daily/weekly/monthly tasks are performed in a timely, efficient and accurate manner.
Main duties will be to effectively plan, manage, control, prioritise and communicate both your own workload and that of those individuals within the claims team contributing to the successful delivery of the strategic department. You will be capable of assessing all new claims enquiries, be required to deliver training to the team on various elements, ensuring targets are met, reviewing current working practices to ensure efficiency, conduct team meetings.
The successful claims team leader will be already working within the legal services industry and have a knowledge of the claims industry. You will be able to demonstrate previous supervisory experience ideally within a customer service environment.
This is an excellent opportunity for a legal executive or experienced paralegal to progress their career within a varied and challenging legal environment.
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