Personal Injury-Litigation Department Head - Clayton Legal

£40000 - £50000 per annum
Professional Title
PQE Guide
1 - 5
Areas of Practice
Personal Injury

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Job Description

Reporting directly to the senior partners the role will include but not be exclusive to:
Managing a team of 14 fee earners across pre-Litigated and Litigated departments
Working closely with directors
Implementing effective processes and systems
Maximising cash flow/Profit Costs
Conducting staff appraisals
Attending Management meetings
Producing financial reports

The candidate need not be a qualified solicitor but must me able to demonstrate a strong litigation background within the Personal Injury Sector dealing with RTA, EL, OL PL and fatal/serious injuries.
Experience of costs would be advantageous but isn’t essential.

Required Skills & Experience/ Responsibilities:
5 years+ PQE solicitor/Strong track record within Personal Injury
Excellent knowledge and experience in Personal Injury including all the recent reforms and CPR changes
Serious Injuries/Multi Track experience
Team Manager and motivator.
Ability to get the most from the department whilst maintaining moral & discipline
Ability to manage own caseload as well as manage processes and review matters with department staff to ensure matters are dealt with efficiently, tactically and maximising costs whilst maintaining a positive cash flow for the firm

Should you feel you meet the criteria and you are ready to take the next step in your career please forward a copy of your CV to or call 0203 7149 446
Clayton Legal recruits for law firms across the UK. We have a 25 year pedigree, a fantastic client and unrivalled database of experienced Legal Personnel.We assist in the growth of established Law Firms and work with younger Practices to reach their business goals through talent acquisition.