We are looking for a Claimant Credit Hire Fee Earner with a minimum of 12 months’ current experience for our clients firm in Southport.

Tasks and responsibilities will include:
• Manage claims from instruction to closure
• Reviewing new files
• Taking client and witness instructions
• Drafting necessary Court Forms and documentation
• Drafting witness statements
• Negotiate settlements of claim
• Instructing counsel
• Evaluating liability and quantum
• Drafting reports and complying with requirements of the Credit Hire Organisation (CHO)
• Liaising with defendant solicitors, insurance companies, and instructing CHO
• Preparation for trials
• Additional Duties
• Completing Management Information Excel Spreadsheet

Candidate Requirements
• Claimant (or Defendant) experience in a similar role is essential – knowledge of the CPR, RTA and current issues in credit hire is vital.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team when necessary
• Demonstrate excellent client care skills
• Adhere to guidelines and procedures
• Excellent communication skills
• Excellent attention to detail
• Excellent organisational skills
• Demonstrate high level of IT skills and keyboard skills are essential as role is self-generating

For more information on this role, please contact stephanie@acs-recruitment.co.uk