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Litigated File Handler Assistant - Credit Hire (2813145070)

Law 法律

Court Clerk


GCSE/Scottish Standard Grades A-Level Postgraduate or above 碩士或以上 Undergraduate or above 學士或以上 Intermediate apprenticeship 學徒

Apprenticeship 學徒 Contract 合同制 Full-Time 全職 Internship 實習 Part-Time 兼職


Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom

File Handler – Litigated File Handler Assistant - Credit Hire SUMMARY Have you got experience of working in a Legal Environment? Are you looking for a new role in a litigated defendant team? If so, then Keoghs Credit Hire team are looking for a File Handler Assistant to join their Credit Hire Team. To take responsibility for elements of file handling, to adhere to strategies and undertake tasks under the guidance of the lead File Handler which will assist in facilitating the settlement of cases and the closure of files within agreed SLA’s. We are looking for Individuals who want to focus on assembling their new future in an established and market leading division that provides you with great opportunity. We are looking for all kinds of individuals that have a real desire to progress and develop and our promise back to you is to support you in reaching them career goals. Many of our leadership team and Technicians started their careers at Keoghs which underlines the development commitment to all our people. Whilst our credit hire team is the largest and longest-established in the UK, with over 200 colleagues, and acting for more Insurers & Broker clients than any other, we don’t do stuffy and formal; we are down to earth and enjoy the delivery of legal excellence. We are incredibly proud of our reputation and of the work we do with our clients in defeating dishonest motor claims and developing strategies and to identify and prevent new and emerging risks. We seek like-minded candidates who want to join us in this exciting and important work and to develop and further their careers with us. KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES • Acknowledging instructions, initially liaising with client’s, Court and parties. • Drafting appropriate Court documentation. • Filing appropriate documentation at Court and serving upon any third parties where applicable. • Liaise with the Insured and witnesses with a view to drafting witness statements. • To undertake negotiations with the Claimants solicitors to achieve a rapid and appropriate settlement. • Obtain additional information and/or documentation from the insurer client and/or third parties to progress the negotiations. • Follow up on outstanding instructions and other actions to ensure that responses are received within required timescales. • Obtaining additional information and/or documentation as required from parties. • To provide general assistance and ad hoc duties to support the lead File Handlers as and when required. • To ensure all case management and matter information is inputted on to the system in a timely and accurate manner to ensure completeness of records and to ensure accurate reporting of information to our clients. • To ensure compliance with the SRA Code of Conduct ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES Essential Previous Legal experience whether that be pre-litigated, litigated, small claims, fast-track – happy to chat with all applicants. WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US: A competency framework which guides you through aspects of your work. Once completed you are signed off to work on tasks on your own and aid your further progression A supportive environment where you will be offered guidance and advice from a technical director and your team leader to ensure professional progression and personal / operational support You will find that your colleagues are down-to-earth and make for good team mates A sharing environment of knowledge and expertise SALARY & BENEFITS: Salary discussed upon application 35 hours per week Monday – Friday, 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays and the option to buy additional holidays Premium Headspace membership – teaching mindfulness, meditation and wellbeing Healthcare Cash Plan Plus, Death in Service – after 1 year, Employer Pension Contribution, Cycle to work scheme, Tech scheme, Season ticket loan, Car parking scheme, Gym flex, Access to Online Discount Sites, Discounted Gourmet Society Membership, Discounted Tickets for Merlin Attractions nationwide Keoghs is one of the leading providers of claims-related services to insurers, businesses and other suppliers to the insurance sector. We combine proven processes, technology and a low cost infrastructure with deep legal and insurance market knowledge. This enables us to create individual solutions for each of our clients that match their requirements in terms of quality, performance and value for money Our culture is focussed on making Keoghs sustainable and successful for our people and clients, with this our five values are at the heart of everything we do; · We listen, are down to earth and supportive · We work together towards a common goal · We’re friendly with a can do attitude · We care about our clients · We evolve We’d like to take this opportunity to thank you for interest in this position and in our organisation and look forward to your application. Strictly no agencies please