We are looking for an experienced Personal Injury Paralegal or Fee Earner to join an expanding team in South Liverpool.
This role would suit anybody with upwards of 12 months experience of processing RTA MOJ Portal Claims up to Stage 2.
This is more than just an average MOJ Portal role as you will be working in a small team of dedicated PI Paralegals on MOJ Portal Claims but also assisting the Head of Department with his caseload of Portal drop out files and other higher value personal injury claims.
You will be encouraged to meet clients and to draft witness statements as well as dealing with Portal Claims. Experience of stage 1 and 2 of the Portal is essential. The majority of the claims will be RTA focused but there is an opportunity to be trained in EL/PL claims to help broaden your experience of the claims process.
Your role will be to help run a straightforward caseload of RTA Claims in a high-quality and effective manner under the supervision of the Team Leader.
The law firm in question are a passionate, forward thinking and modern high street law firm.
About the role
This will involve some vetting of claims at the outset, submitting and developing claims on the MOJ Portal through to the end of Stage 2.
This will involve effective use of the Proclaim Case Management system and the candidate will be expected to display a high degree of proficiency in respect of literary, telephone and customer care skills.
Successful candidates must be capable of vetting prospective claims to identify matters that may be suitable to pursue on liability and quantum grounds
What we are looking for
You should be capable of efficiently handling a volume caseload of RTA Portal claims, with strong organisational skills and the ability to set and meet deadlines, whilst meeting and managing client expectations.
More than 12 months experience of working on legal claims preferably in respect of RTA matters subject to specific team requirements
Excellent understanding of Proclaim or equivalent case management systems
£18,000-£22,000 Dependent on experience, plus bonus on top.
9 am to 5 pm
25 days a year plus bank holidays
Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. All applications demonstrating the skills necessary to fulfil the role will be considered