Liability Claims Consultant - Suit Law Graduate - 3 months+ FT

Posted 22 February 2023 09:25




This Yegal client is one of the leading financial services / insurance claims organisations in Australia.


Claims roles are a great way for law graduates to get exposure to the legal sector. This firm is themselves a client of some of Australia’s leading law firms.


When these insurance claims become complex, they are referred to law firms for management/ advice. In this way, you will be working with external counsel on a daily basis.


The company office is centrally located adjacent to Australia Square and a short walk from Wynyard Train Station.


The client is looking for someone long term.

They are offering the right candidate a 3 month contract initially with a view to permanent employment being considered thereafter subject to performance.




– Manage a portfolio of claims with a mixed portfolio including common law damages, personal injury claims and other general liability claims.


– Interacting with and providing instructions to Legal Panel Firms within the required timeframes on all pre-litigated and litigated matters.


– Providing clients and other involved parties with updates in relation to litigated matters.


– Preparing claims for and attending claims review meetings when required.


– Build and develop external business relationships with external networks.


– Undertaking pre-mediation preparation, assisting with strategy considerations and attending mediations as required.


– Interpret policy wordings and apply confident decision making.

– Liaise with various third party providers including solicitors, loss adjusters, brokers and barristers.


– Attending client meetings where applicable.




– Attention to detail and critical thinking skills typically acquired over the course of a law degree.


– Ability to engage, instruct and work with relevant providers including loss adjusters, lawyers and consultants.


– You must be strong communicator & have a client-centric approach, you have a high degree of empathy and understanding.


– Legal qualifications will be advantageous but candidates approaching admission will be considered. Insurance experience is not required for this role.


– Good problem-solving skills – ability to interpret technical / investigation reports to make sound business decisions.


Apply today to be considered for this role. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted sometime thereafter. Video interviews will follow

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