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Solicitor/Team Leader (MN070)

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Solicitor/Team Leader (MN070)

Added 10 days ago

Role:
To lead a Medical Negligence team to ensure its profitable operation as a fee-earning unit, in line with the company vision and strategy. To ensure that allocated cases are appropriately assessed, managed and conducted in a proactive and commercially-focussed manner.

You will be joining a quality, large, busy and growing team of clinical negligence experts. You will be working on all aspects of litigation within your team, both pre-litigation and post-litigation work, in a ‘cradle to grave’ environment

Accountable for:
• Providing inspirational leadership to teams, including recruitment, motivation, training and supporting of team members
• Ensuring the progression of all cases in the team up to the point of settlement or issue
• Ensuring the team provides outstanding service to customers
• Ensuring the team’s financial performance KPIs are delivered and maintained

Responsible for:
• Leading the team to maximise its objectives and deliver excellent standards of performance
• All aspects of people management for the team
• Ensuring that the Legal/Technical elements of the case conduct processes are maintained to the highest standards of efficiency, integrity and customer care
• Work in effective collaboration with other Team Leaders and the Head of Department to ensure standardisation of approach, learning and the smooth transition of cases and team working

Essential Skills and Experience:
• Inspirational leader of people and teams
• Significant experience of handling medical negligence claims and litigation experience
• A strong track record of thinking and acting commercially in a legal environment
• Good knowledge of computer case management processes (especially Proclaim) and audit
• Strong time management and organisational skills
• Previous supervisory or management experience
• Excellent attention to detail

We reserve the right to close this role before the specified date depending on volume and calibre of candidates.

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