Fraud/Litigation - Technical Claims Handler - Clayton Legal

 
Reference
CMS017535'2002
Salary
£28000 - £30000 per annum
Professional Title
Solicitor
Paralegal
PQE Guide
NQ - 2
Areas of Practice
Civil Litigation
Personal Injury
Locations
South East
(Kent, Sussex, Essex)
London Only

Office Locations
Bromley south east londonh

 


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Job Description

The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:-

Manage a caseload of approximately 125 files
Fully investigate allegations of fraud
Competently conduct internet searches/research to investigate allegations made
Competently conduct internet searches/research to investigate client’s credibility
Conduct structured interviews with clients/witnesses in person or by telephone

Prepare a case for litigation in accordance with the handling guidelines under supervision of the Technical Claims Manager, and handle a limited number of limited cases on strict referral to the Technical Claims Manager

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

Have a sound knowledge of recent case law in respect of fraud cases
Be able to conduct structured interviews with clients/professional parties
Competently be able review and to extract the necessary information from evidence, interviews etc. that will allow for the progression of the case
Experience in identifying all investigatory resources to assess the merits of a claim
Be confident in assessing prospects of success and either committing to the claim or passing for credit/closure
Be extremely organised and able to work to tight deadlines whilst under pressure
Excellent communicative skills and telephone manner
Possess an assertive, professional attitude and work in a pro-active manner.

The salary for this role is up to £30k dependent on experience. If you are interested please get in touch with Richard by e-mail to rs@clayton-legal.co.uk or call 01772 259 121.

Clayton Legal is a National Legal Recruitment Brand. We operate across all the counties in England and Wales. We have a 25 year pedigree and have a fantastic client base. We continue to assist in the growth of established Law Firms and work with younger Practices to reach their business goals through talent acquisition. Our dedicated Legal team specialises and works closely with Solicitors and Legal Personnel to find the right opportunities in the marketplace. We are in the know and you can be sure when you speak to Clayton, you are consulting the experts. For an informal discussion contact Clayton Legal today. Visit our web site: www.clayton-legal.co.uk