Litigator

Our client a reputable law firm based in the heart of Cardiff is seeking an experienced Litigator to join their growing Litigation team.

A day in the life of a Litigator:

*Proactively managing Non MOJ, Personal Injury casework, either within the RTA or ELPL departments.
*Working within the firm’s standard service levels and / or those applicable to particular client accounts.
*Acting in the best interests of the client at all times and to achieve an outcome that is in the client’s best interests.
*Accurately recording time spent on each case on the company’s Case Management System.
*Ensuring all payments made and received are accurately recorded on the case management system and that the procedures relating to payment of disbursements and damages are followed.
*Maintaining files up to date in accordance with the file maintenance policy.
*Committing to own personal development, as well as assisting with the induction, training and coaching of new team members.
*Working in compliance with the SRA Code of Conduct at all times

You will need:

*A minimum of 12 months PI litigation experience
*Confidence completing Quantum assessments
*A working knowledge of Court process
*Excellent communication skills (written and telephone).
*To be commercially astute.
*The ability to manage time and prioritise work to meet tight deadlines.
*Strong negotiation skills.

In return for your commitment and expertise, we offer:

*From £19,200 to £34,100, dependent on experience, based on a 40 hour week.
*Performance related bonus scheme.
*33 days holiday, increasing to a maximum of 35 (This includes 8 bank/public holidays)
*A 20% discount with EE.
*Local shop discounts.
*Cycle to work scheme and travel loans.
*A “Recommend a Friend” bonus scheme, up to £1250 per referral.
*City Centre location
*And of course, the salary sacrifice pension (5% employee, 3% employer)

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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