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Solicitor - 12 Month FTC

Job Title: Solicitor - 12 Month FTC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Worthing - BN11 1QP
Industry:
Salary: 40000 - 50000
REF: RPSL-TEAM-2
Contact Name: Linganna Patil
Contact Email: rajpatilservices@gmail.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Must Haves :

3 years post qualification experience in a solicitors’ firm

litigation experience

working knowledge of SRA regulation

MS Office

Description

The role is to supervise colleagues in relation to debt recovery litigation, and to assist with the firm’s operational and compliance activities.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the growth of firm through business development and the development of operational efficiencies and litigation strategies.
  • Run ad hoc projects as required, including those relating to court/regulatory changes, and innovative ideas being implemented.
  • Deal with complex defended consumer credit cases.
  • Supervise colleagues dealing with volume debt recovery litigation and deal with wide range of queries from colleagues.
  • Contribute to firm’s quality assurance measures including checking post, claims and applications.

Things we need from you:

  • A qualified solicitor or legal executive.
  • At least 3 years post qualification experience in a solicitors’ firm dealing with litigation matters.
  • Consumer credit litigation desirable but not essential.
  • Financial services experience desirable not essential.
  • Working knowledge of SRA regulation
  • Experience of managing and supervising staff
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office applications.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Benefits:

  • Gym membership subsidy
  • Discount and cash back on hundreds of high-street shops,
  • Healthcare cash back plan
  • Travel insurance
  • Pension
  • 23 days holiday
  • On site massage and health checks

All successful candidates will have to go through pre-employment screening checks prior to joining which can take 2-3 weeks. This includes: credit check, criminal background check, right to work, references for 3 years and proof of address for 3 years.

 

Employment can not be offered to anyone if they have a live CCJ, IVA or bankruptcy on their credit file. If a candidate has defaults that is fine as long as they are paying them off.

Benefits
  • Pension
  • Commission
  • Gym
  • Healthcare
  • Other