Defendant Industrial Disease Solicitor

Recruiter
G2 Legal
Location
York
Salary
£25000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
Posted
11 Feb 2019
Closes
11 Mar 2019
Ref
361625/2/RA/7
Contact
Rachael Atherton
Sector/Practice Area
Industrial
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent
Defendant Industrial Disease Solicitor.
 
An exciting opportunity has become available with a leading Legal 500 firm, based in York.
 
Due to expansion, there is a position for an experienced Industrial Disease Solicitor, with experience acting and advising on a defendant basis in relation to a broad range of disease matters including noise-induced hearing loss, HAVS, an asbestos-related disease. 
 
There will also be opportunities to proactively support the marketing and business development activity of the team in order to maximise the firms existing offering to clients and continue to grow its client base. Candidates with experience in business development activity within a similar environment will, therefore, be at an advantage.
 
Alongside the requisite technical expertise, the ideal candidate will have a good track record of developing strong client relationships and a true sense of working in partnership, with excellent client management skills being paramount.
 
Based in the York office, and reporting to the Head of Occupational Disease, the Disease Solicitors play a pivotal role in delivering a service based on a real understanding of their client’s requirements.
 
The successful candidate will work in partnership with these leading firms' clients in order to deliver outstanding client care. Strong communication skills, a consistent focus on quality, along with the ability to work well within an established team will be essential to succeed in this role. 
 
Candidates of all PQE levels will be considered and whilst Defendant experience is preferred, strong Claimant candidates will be considered. 
 
Please get in touch asap to discuss further.
 
Rachael Atherton. 0113 254 9296.