Jackson Boyd | Recruitment Team

VACANCY – PARALEGAL

The Firm:

Jackson Boyd Lawyers are one of Scotland’s foremost litigation firms, dealing with thousands of claims each year involving personal injury, dispute resolution and employment.  We pride ourselves on a first-class legal service for our clients.

Job Title: Paralegal

Department: Employers’ Liability/Public Liability Team and RTA Team

Primary Location: Glasgow City Centre

Reports To: Partner Level

Hours of Work: Full time – Monday to Friday, 9am until 5pm with a one hour lunch break, however part time or condensed full time hours would also be considered

Salary: Competitive

Key Purpose:

To manage a diverse Employers’ Liability and Public Liability or RTA caseload from initial instruction to successful conclusion.

Key Accountabilities:

  • To manage a diverse caseload of Employers’ Liability and Public Liability personal injury claims or RTA claims including personal injury all run on our sophisticated case management system
  • Handling initial instructions from clients, carrying out pre-litigation investigation, conducting pre litigation communication with third party insurers
  • Raising court actions as necessary in Sheriff Court
  • Complying with our commercial clients’ Service Level Standards.

Experience Required:

  •  Experience of working in a personal injury team within a legal firm or an insurance company.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Communicates clearly and concisely both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to analyse problems and information, evaluating options and risks in order to identify the most appropriate and commercial solution
  • Demonstrates a conscientious and commercially focused approach
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Well organised with strong administration and time management skills with the ability to work efficiently and methodically, adhere to service level standards and comply with deadlines
  • Competent user of IT systems to maximise efficiency and effectiveness
  • Demonstrates the willingness and ability to develop own knowledge and skills in line with business requirements
  • Working as part of a team

Application Process:

To apply for this role, please send an up to date CV along with a covering letter and your salary expectations to enquiries@jacksonboyd.co.uk

Jackson Boyd

Recruitment

Administration Team

Contact us Share this page

Request a free call back

Our specialist lawyers will call you back at your preferred time to discuss your situation and explain how we can help.

Request Call Back
Sending

What our clients say about us

Read more