Personal Injury Solicitor
We have an opportunity for a Personal Injury Solicitor/Legal Executive to join the team, based in Birmingham, providing legal services to clients in relation to Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence claims.
The successful candidate will handle a mixed caseload of fast and multi-track personal injury matters on behalf of claimants.
They will be managing their own cases and assisting in other cases under supervision.
Candidates should have experience of managing a varied caseload, including some fast track and multi-track RTA, EL, PL and clinical negligence matters from initial instruction to final completion.
In addition to building and maintaining effective client relationships, the successful candidate should have an ability to provide solutions for clients and communicate this in a way that they can understand, both in writing and on the telephone.
The role will require someone who has a proven record of organising their own personal workload and responsibilities; the ability to determine priorities and consistently meet deadlines and financial targets.
The successful candidate will have at least 5 years PQE (or equivalent) and have experience of using multiple systems and applications, as well as exemplary administration skills.
Part of the role will involve working with the team on business development, supporting marketing initiatives and maintaining relationships with suppliers.
Candidates should be team players who are able to demonstrate:
Excellent all round technical knowledge
Up-to-date knowledge of relevant procedures and applicable law
Ability to manage own caseload of mixed personal injury matters
Experience in dealing with complex/high value claims for claimants
Strong negotiation skills
Good advocacy skills
Pro-active with good interpersonal skills and an ability to communicate effectively
High level of attention to detail and an enquiring mind.
The ability to manage time effectively, prioritising tasks to ensure that deadlines are met.
The ability to understand clear and concise instructions.
Excellent client relationship skills.
Accurate written communication skills with good attention to detail.
If you're passionate about Personal Injury Solicitor and looking for your next long-term opportunity, then please apply or contact Pete Dallimer @ Sacco Mann on 0161 831 6866.
To hear about the other legal opportunities that we have available then please visit our website.
Alternatively, if you know of anyone who would be suitable for this role then please let them or us know as we offer a reward for successful referrals.
For full terms please see our website.
*Please note our advertisements use PQE and salary levels purely as a guide.
We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.