Vacancy: Debt Recovery Executive/Fee Earner (LEEDS)

Job Title: Debt Recovery Executive/Fee Earner (reporting to Debt Recovery Operations Manager) Status: Permanent / full time Client: Law Firm Location: Leeds city centre Salary: Basic salary of £20,000 – £25,000 depending on experience plus benefits   Our Client: Our client is a law firm Key Accountabilities: Run and maintain own caseload, keeping client relationships to an optimum Assist the Debt Recovery Manager with process improvements Deal with and report problem/risk files within the department as appropriate Be aware of any legislative changes/updates To be familiar with and follow the team’s policies, procedures and processes Comply with all of the firm’s policies and all regulatory requirements Control…

Vacancy: Head of Legal (Debt Recovery) Leeds £70,000

Job Title: Head of Legal Status: Permanent / full time Client: Debt recovery / law firm Location: Leeds city centre Salary: Up to £70,000 plus benefits   Our Client:   Our client is a debt recovery law firm providing collections and litigation services to its clients.   Main Function of the Role:   Management of a debt litigation (standard and complex) function that deals with high volumes of accounts which consist of 90% consumer and 10% commercial/B2B debts.   The team itself currently has 15 members of staff from Paralegals through to 3 Solicitors.   Skills Required:   10 years PQE Solicitor Debt litigation People management Ability to prioritise and organise workloads Communication skills Ability to…

NEW VACANCY: Business Support Manager – Leeds

  Job Title: Business Support Manager Status: Permanent / full time Client: Debt recovery Location: Leeds city centre Salary: £26,000 – £28,000   Our Client:   Our client is a debt recovery firm providing collections and litigation services to its clients.   Main Function of the Role:   Management of an administration/business support function that deals with high volumes of correspondence (mainly emails and post) in line with company procedures, targets and service level agreements.   The team itself currently has 16 members of staff from Junior Administrators level through to more experienced Administrators.   Skills Required:   Ability to prioritise and organise workloads Communication skills People management Ability to motivate and support team members Ability to…

VACANCY: Head of Risk & Compliance – Leeds

Job Title: Head of Risk & Compliance Status: Permanent / full time Client: Debt Recovery Location: Leeds city centre Salary: £Competitive The Role Purpose: Reporting directly to the Board of Directors, this position provides independent oversight of all aspects of risk management, including regulatory compliance, customer outcomes and the company’s values. The role holder supports the development and implementation of a strong risk governance framework, providing proactive support and guidance on all elements of risk and compliance. The Risk & Compliance Function: The Risk & Compliance Function provides both independent oversight of risk management activities within the company and risk focussed advice as an input to business decisions…

Vacancy: Debt Collection Manager (Birmingham) £45,000 to £60,000

Seeking a Debt Collection Manager to assist with expanding of an existing very successful Dispute Resolution department by establishing and managing a specialist debt collection offering/team. Job Title: Debt Collection Manager. Reporting to Head of Litigation. About the Company: A law firm with approx. 200 staff including c30 partners offering a full range of commercial and private client legal services. Location: West Midlands. (West of Birmingham Centre) Remuneration: Full time – £45,000 to £60,000 depending on experience. Full time – flexible: can do a 4 day week. Free parking. Holidays / Pension. Department Activity: Pre-legal collections Debt litigation Dispute resolution Post litigation collections   Skills/Experience Required: Operational management of debt collection department People…

VACANCY: LEGAL COLLECTORS (Sheffield)

Job Title: Legal Collector Status: Permanent / full time Client: Debt Collection organisation Location: Sheffield Salary: £16,000 to £19,000 depending on experience Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm   Qualifications GCSE English and GCSE Maths   Skills Excellent verbal and written communication Negotiation Numeracy Use of Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook Disciplined approach to time keeping and process flows Experience Previous experience in a related role or industry is preferred but is not essential if the required skills can be clearly demonstrated   Main Duties Make and receive collection telephone calls Gather and record information by asking appropriate questions Negotiate commitments to resolve overdue accounts Monitor arrangements and…

NEW VACANCY: Debt Litigation Team Manager

Job Title: Debt Litigation Team Manager Status: Permanent / full time (Monday to Friday) Client: Law firm Location: Leeds Salary: £Competitive and benefits including onsite free parking   Main Function of Job Achieve individual and company KPI’s Process all tasks as delegated to you Manage the overall day to day operational delivery of the litigation teams (consisting of approx. 10 FTE) Manage direct reports, plan resources, assess headcount and shift patterns, working with relevant departments and management where necessary Ensure effective workload management and all work is completed with internal and external SLAs Ensure all cases are actioned in line with regulation, legislation and protocols Review and produce internal performance reports to…

NEW VACANCY: COMPLIANCE MANAGER – LEEDS

Job Title: Compliance Manager (Debt Recovery) Status: Permanent / Full time Location: Leeds Salary: Competitive plus benefits   Main Function of Job   Responsibilities primarily involve the monitoring and management of risk and compliance matters within the business and the development of systems and controls to provide assurances to all key stakeholders. Is responsible for conducting risk based business reviews, processing FCA applications and keeping abreast of industry and regulatory changes and ensuring appropriate action is taken. Responsible for providing advice and guidance on regulatory matters to the business. Reduce the possibility of regulatory fines and sanctions against the firm or its approved persons. Assist in the maintenance, drafting of…

NEW VACANCY: Commercial Lawyer (Leeds)

Job Title: Commercial Lawyer Practice Area: Commercial, Commercial Contracts, E-Commerce, Outsourcing, Information Technology Status: Permanent / Full time Client: Private Practice Location: Leeds Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 per Annum and Benefits   Our client is currently recruiting for a commercial solicitor to join their friendly team, based at their Leeds office. The vacancy has arisen due to growth; and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to assist the team in the further growth of the department.   This is a genuine opportunity for the right candidate to fit into a growing team with real scope to develop and work alongside a very experienced Partner and Associate in…

NEW VACANCY: Collection Agents (Leeds)

Job Title: Collections Agent Status: Permanent / Full time. MUST be able to work evenings (to 8pm) and 1 in 4 Saturday’s as part of a rota Company: Law Firm Location: Leeds Salary: £18,200 plus Bonus and Benefits   To be considered for this role you MUST have at least 6 months recent experience of working as a Collections Agent within a Consumer FCA regulated industry.   Main Function of Job Achieve individual and company KPI’s Progress cases through telephone and written collections Assess and agree affordable repayment plans Undertake income and expenditure to ensure optimum repayment levels and affordability assessments are met Proactively manage payment defaults ensuring recovery levels are maintained Deal…