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Head of Claims

Head of Claims

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Leeds and West Yorkshire
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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Head of Claims, Huddersfield

This successful and well recognised business is seeking an experienced Head of Claims to join the thriving and expanding office based in Huddersfield. The firm specialises in the full range of legal services and benefits from a strong background in personal injury and medical negligence law. One of the largest independent claims management companies in the country, the firm has been successful in attracting a panel of over 50 law firms and has a clear vision to be the UKs number one legal services provider.

Having received numerous coveted industry awards to include Claims Management Company and Team of the Year for a number of years running, it is due to growth that an opportunity has arisen for Head of Claims to join this forward-thinking and ambitious firm. Investors in People, the firm promotes a healthy working environment where the successful individual will be given a platform to progress.

This role will operate at a senior management level within the business and will carry overall responsibility for the performance of the claims department maximising both customer and staff satisfaction and continual development of team members. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will be expected to manage by example across all areas of the claims team and be capable with both the technical claims handling and people management.

You will take a pro-active approach to ensure that the department meets strategic and performance objectives on a day-to-day basis. As the figurehead of the claims team, there will be a requirement to work collaboratively with all partners, stakeholders and colleagues. This will involve meeting solicitor clients for the purposes of audit and/or improving business relations and representing the business at events and conferences.

This is a great opportunity to work for a forward-thinking and dynamic business which is forging its way to being a market leader in its field.

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