Job description


Paralegal (0900)

The Role

We currently have a number of exciting Paralegal opportunities to join our Motor department on a 12 Month Fixed term contract in our Sheffield office.

IMe Law Limited is an exciting development for the Irwin Mitchell Group as it is an ABS launched in conjunction with the insurer, esure. Irwin Mitchell has supported the needs of esure policyholders who suffer injury in road traffic accidents for over 13 years. In August 2014 we launched the ABS, IMe Law Limited, as a separate business dedicated to the service of esure customers and in which esure is a shareholder. esure’s commitment to a joint venture ABS with Irwin Mitchell is testament to our delivery of an excellent service to their customers.

The successful candidates will be employed by Irwin Mitchell LLP to work within IMe Law Limited.

This is an exciting opportunity to work as part of a friendly team to develop your legal knowledge. You needn't have legal experience as you will be fully supported to learn as you progress in the role. As a Motor Paralegal, you will handle cases that have been sent by esure for recovery of their policyholder’s losses and injury arising from road traffic accidents. You’ll be confident, self-motivated and have excellent communication skills; demonstrating an ability to communicate with tact and professionalism at all times. You’ll use these skills to handle inbound and outbound telephone calls, negotiate with defendants and most importantly develop excellent relationships with our clients.

You’ll have excellent attention to detail and experience in a similar, customer service environment would be an advantage. You will be working in a team environment and should therefore enjoy working with others and be prepared to play a full part in contributing towards the success of the department.

The Benefits

In addition to your basic salary we have a competitive benefits package including pension, critical illness cover, health cash plan, death in service, discounted legal services, 25 days hols (this increases with length of service), discounted online shopping, discounted gym memberships and season ticket loans.

Additional Information

As part of the Irwin Mitchell Group’s on-boarding process all successful applicants are required to complete the group’s employment screening process. This process helps to ensure that all new employees meet our standards in relation to honesty and integrity therefore protecting the interests of the Group, existing employees, clients, partners and other stakeholders.

The background checks made will establish your eligibility to work in the UK, and criminal record check and financial checks ­with a credit reference agency will also be undertaken.

The employment screening process will fully comply with Data Protection and other applicable laws.

Irwin Mitchell LLP is an equal opportunity employer.

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Riverside East, 2 Millsands, Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom, S3 8DT
  • Business Area:
    Personal Legal Services
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  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
  • Vacancy Type:
    Fixed Term Contract
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