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MOJ Portal Fee Earner
Lyons Wilson solicitors full and part time positions available £20k-£28K on a full time basis subject to experience.
We are looking for a committed, self motivated, well organised MOJ portal fee earner with great interpersonal skills, who enjoys communicating with people from all walks of life, making sure we provide exceptional client care and satisfaction. The experienced person will join our exceptional team, where we have long standing clients and increasing work volumes.
You will be responsible for managing your own caseload from start to finish and have the support of a solicitor partner to develop you technically. A fantastic opportunity for the right person.
You will be working in offices in the heart of the Manchester City centre, only minutes away from St Peter’s square tram stop.
What will you be doing on a day to day basis?
Liaising with clients via all mediums ie telephone/email etc.
Using the portal to manage your claims
Negotiating with third party insurers on the telephone and the portal
Liaising with barristers on infant approval claims
Valuing clients general damages and recommending values to clients and negotiating with insurers
Establishing and presenting any special damages claims for the clients
RTA New Claims handler (Pre Litigation)
Salary £15k - £18.5k City Centre Manchester
A fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and bright individual at Lyon's Wilson who are based in the heart of Manchester on Albert Square, minutes away from St Peter’s square tram stop.
As a new claims handler you will be in regular contact with clients making initial enquiries on the telephone with our client’s, assessing their claim and building a relationship. You will support the client by helping them understand their legal rights and assist them in pursuing their claim, providing direction in the early stages of their claim.
You will need to have excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing and will communicate via different mediums, telephone/email/post/portal etc.
You need to be highly organised, having the ability to multi task and organise a small portfolio of new claims up to stage 1 of the MOJ process of up to a 100 claims.
You will be highly motivated, results drive, with a flexible approach and an adaptable personality.
You will have the ability to work with people from all walks of life ensuring that we provide exceptional client care and satisfaction.
What will you be doing on a day to day basis?
Liaising with clients via all mediums, ie telephone/email/letter and the portal.
Using the portal for the initial stages of the claims
Contacting medical agencies to arrange an appointment for the client.
Requesting documents for special damages
Working within a team supporting other team members during holidays and absences with dairies/photocopying/other admin duties.
Full or part time role Minimum of 30 hours required, flexibility is available.
Salary £20k - £26k subject to experience
A rare and fantastic opportunity for the right calibre of person to join Lyons Wilson Solicitors based in the City Centre, a few minutes walk for St Peter's square tram stop.
The right candidate will have self-confidence, tenacity and the ability to work independently in a family run firm. They will work closely with the Managing Partner, our local company accountants, seeking guidance when required on an ad-hoc basis.
The role will involve, organising the day to day financial management such as bank reconciliation, chaps and bacs payments, cash flow management, daily banking and reporting plus the purchase ledger. In addition other responsibilities would be managing the office balance, management of the salaries circa 20 people and associated tasks relating to this. On a monthly basis you will deliver a financial/management pack for the partners.
Ideal qualification required is Legal Cashier and a full understanding of the SRA requirements.
Residential, domestic and commercial knowledge is desirable.
Salary £30k - £38K City Centre Manchester
A fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and driven individual at Lyons Wilson who are based in the heart of Manchester on Albert Square, minutes away from St Peter's square tram stop.
As a domestic residential conveyancer, knowledge of leasehold is essential. You will have your own caseload of work and will be in regular contact with clients and be driven to achieve results for our clients. You will support the client by helping them with one of the most important purchases of a client's life.
You will need to have excellent active listening skills, verbal and written communication skills and have the ability to communicate via different mediums i.e. telephone/email/post/portal etc as having computer skills at the desirable level is a prerequisite of the role.
You need to be highly organised, with excellent analytical skills and attention to detail in order to
multi-task and organise your portfolio. Excellent legal knowledge and the Court and Government procedures are essential to be successful in the role.
You will be highly motivated, results driven with a flexible approach and personality.
You will have the ability to work with people from all walks of life ensuring that we provide exceptional client care and satisfaction at all times.
Please Send your CV to:
email@example.com or by post to Lyons Wilson, Victoria Buildings, Albert Square, 1-7 Princess Street, Manchester, M2 4DF Ref: LKJ