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Legal Advisor & Claims Handler

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Ref#2149

 

A maritime transportation company offering integrated logistics solutions, are working in partnership with GRS to recruit a Legal Advisor & Claims Handler for their Limassol office. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years previous experience in a similar in-house role or experience in a private practice law firm with specialisation in shipping and corporate law. You will be joining an organisation which seek to create a positive employee environment and values a positive contribution to the team. If you have the necessary skills and experience, we look forward to receiving your CV for this Limassol based Legal Advisor & Claims Handler position.
 
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Provide legal support to the company’s Chartering and Operations Department.
  • Conduct Legal Research.
  • Handle FD&D disputes (e.g. Hire related disputes, demurrage disputes etc), participate in settlement negotiations under supervision from management and maintain an organised and diligent record of all active disputes.
  • Preparation of case bundles and litigation and arbitration case management.
  • The collection storage and retention of information in a systematic manner.
  • Liaison with P&I clubs, law firms, fee earners and clients.
  • Work in close collaboration with the firm’s Chartering, Analytics, Claims, Accounting and Operations department under the supervision of the company’s Head of Analytics and Performance.
CANDIDATE PROFILE
  • University degree in Law (LLB). A postgraduate degree (LLM) with specialisation in Maritime Law or any other related field will be considered an advantage.
  • A minimum of 2 years of previous experience in a similar in-house role or experience in a private practice law firm with specialisation in shipping and corporate law.
  • A dynamic and results oriented individual.
  • High sense of initiative, professionalism, and responsibility. High conscientiousness is a key attribute sought in prospective candidates.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Excellent command of the written and spoken English language.
  • Knowledge of French will be considered an advantage.
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
 
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Ross Pitman, ross@grsrecruitment.com quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.
Job Summary
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    25 November 2021
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    Permanent
  • 2149
  • Ross@grsrecruitment.com