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Head of Claims

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Leeds and West Yorkshire
£35,000.00 - 40,000.00
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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Head of Claims - Personal Injury Manager , Huddersfield

The Firm:

- One of the largest independent claims management companies in the country
- Specialises in the full range of legal services
- Benefits from a strong background in personal injury and medical negligence law
- Has received numerous coveted industry awards to include Claims Management Company and Team of the Year for a number of years running
- Based in Huddersfield

The Role:

- Experienced Head of Claims sought to join the thriving and expanding office
- Managing a head count of 18 which is set to increase due to expansion
- The role will operate at a senior management level within the business
- You will carry overall responsibility for the performance of the claims department
- You will be maximising both customer and staff satisfaction and continual development of team members
- Reporting directly to the Managing Director
- 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


- You will have gained significant managerial experience within a similar role (essential)
- You will be used to working under pressure to deliver targets and KPI's
- You will be working within legal services and have an in depth knowledge of injury claims and related claims processes - specifically EL/PL experience is highly desirable
- You will manage by example across all areas 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


- Competitive salary and benefits package on offer (up to £40,000 dependant on experience plus potential £6,000 bonus)
- The firm promotes a healthy working environment where the successful individual will be given a platform to progress
- 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

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
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