Trainee Litigation Executive (Graduate Opportunity)
Posted 15 days ago - Expires in 1 month

Sheffield, South Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£16,000
12 Applications



Sue Ross Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a legal services company regulated by the SRA who are looking for a Trainee Litigation Executive. Our client will provide on the job training as well as fund studies and examinations for CILEx qualification. This will involve you attending an education establishment one day per week outside of normal office hours. Within this role you will eventually be responsible for handling your own caseload of debt recovery files for both consumer and commercial clients.



Sue Ross Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a legal services company regulated by the SRA who are looking for a Trainee Litigation Executive. Our client will provide on the job training as well as fund studies and examinations for CILEx qualification. This will involve you attending an education establishment one day per week outside of normal office hours. Within this role you will eventually be responsible for handling your own caseload of debt recovery files for both consumer and commercial clients.

Duties will include, after training;

• Liaising with clients and customers via telephone and email
• Collating and recording information
• Negotiating the repayment of overdue accounts
• Monitoring the repayment of accounts in line with negotiated plans
• Diary management
• Reviewing files and making decision as to the suitability for legal action
• Initiating County Court claims for debt recovery
• Progressing files through to judgement and enforcement
• Progressing defended claims through small claims, fast and multi track hearings
• Drafting pleadings and witness statements
• Producing bundles
• Advising clients on the prospects of recovery on their cases
To be considered for this role it is essential that you are educated to degree level. Experience within debt recovery would be advantageous.


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