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Paralegal- Claims Negotiator

Posted 16 days ago

  • Cadder, Glasgow
  • Permanent
  • Sponsored
  • Expires In 12 days

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Paralegal/Claims negotiator with a prestigious law firm based in Glasgow. This a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established company with great benefits and ongoing training and support to advance your legal career.

The purpose of the role is to plan and effectively manage a case load of claims through provision of an efficient and timely claims handling service in accordance with service standards.

Company benefits include:

  • Competitive salary based on skills and experience
  • Company pension
  • Life assurance benefit
  • Casual dress
  • Flexible working
  • Holiday bonus scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Training and development
  • Discretionary annual bonus scheme

Key Accountabilities - Once Fully Trained:

  • Run your own caseload with minimal training and supervision
  • Developing the capability of issuing proceedings for motor accident cases
  • Process allocated claims and fully understand how to use the advanced Case Management system
  • Dealing with all new claims correspondence
  • Establishing liability and indemnity on all claims within the allocation
  • Negotiation of claims through to conclusion up to the point of a Hearing
  • Maintaining an effective diary regime
  • Referring any claim to the appropriate team Manager should the nature of the Claim change or deteriorate

Required:

  • At least 2 years previous experience in issuing proceedings for RTA's
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to use a range of communication styles;
  • Plans, prioritises and prepares in advance to maximise efficiency and meet deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships, influence and gain the respect of colleagues;
  • Computer Literacy with the ability to adapt to new technologies

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Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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