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LEGAL SERVICES MANAGER - EAST MIDLANDS
You will report directly to the Head of Clinical Negligence and Partners in managing the day-to-day operations of the team, to include Finance, IT and HR matters in conjunction with the relevant teams.
You will be responsible for the strategic management of the legal support team, comprising up to 10 paralegals who provide task-based support to the solicitor teams. This includes dealing with recruitment and HR issues, overseeing the implementation of process efficiencies, overseeing outsourcing and analysing the profitability of work managed internally, externally and in other offices.
Responsibilities will also include overseeing the implementation of SLA's with external suppliers, providing business analysis of methods of working, billing/audit processes and workflow into the teams.
You will assist the client partner with the tender process and design/implement processes for the production of management information. Work involved will also include overseeing the implementation of enhanced quality standards and client care. You will contribute to a centralised business management structure and assist with new ways of working between departments/sector/firm overall strategy.
You must be prepared to travel to other offices when required.
To be considered you will possess strong project/change management skills with the ability to deliver significant change and improvement in business and operational results. You must be focused upon understanding the key drivers in the business and planning change initiatives including restructuring and business process re-engineering.Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We aim to respond to all applications within two working days. If we have not contacted you within this time frame your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other positions that you may see in the future. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.