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About the role
We’re looking for a Legal Claims Assistant II to join our growing National Pool Team – Insurance Defence!
As an Accident Benefits Briefing Legal Assistant, you will play an integral role in the Legal Claims Department working closely with a team to provide assistant support for Insurance Defence – Accident Benefits files. This exciting in-house role is based in nationally in our various offices.
What you’ll do here:
Paperless briefing of Accident Benefits files following naming convention and guidelines
Brief documents following strict protocols and key requirements
Document naming and file organization to provide counsel with an electronic brief at initial stages pre-case conference (or pre-hearing) to establish if a list of further productions/documents/information to be requested from the adjuster
Time management and task prioritization as part of a national pool
What you bring to the table:
Have experience in Insurance Defence Litigation, specifically as a Legal Assistant
Have an excellent understanding of Accident Benefits including the Forms, Practice Directions and the Licence Appeal Tribunal Rules.
College diploma and/or university degree
Strong document management skills with the ability to learn and utilize Intact’s various software programs, including iManage, Citrix, ACL, Kofax and the Microsoft Office package of programs
Ability to prioritise, organize and execute your tasks in a quality manner with a fast turnaround
A desire to be a part of our #oneteam philosophy, supporting our insureds, adjusters, claims representatives, law clerks, legal assistants and lawyers, with a view to customer satisfaction and business continuity
Excellent attention to detail and sound proofreading skills, ability to prioritize and organize
Excellent communication, listening, organizational, interpersonal and problem-solving skills
Ability to exercise sound judgment and take initiative
Demonstrate a disciplined approach to work
Comfort working in a paperless environment
What we offer
Working here means you'll be empowered to be and do your best every day. Here is some of what you can expect as a permanent member of our team:
A financial rewards program that recognizes your success
An industry leading Employee Share Purchase Plan; we match 50% of net shares purchased
An extensive flex pension and benefits package, with access to virtual healthcare
Flexible work arrangements
Possibility to purchase up to 5 extra days off per year
An annual wellness account that promotes an active and healthy lifestyle
Access to tools and resources to support physical and mental health, embracing change and connecting with colleagues
A dynamic workplace learning ecosystem complete with learning journeys, interactive online content, and inspiring programs
Inclusive employee-led networks to educate, inspire, amplify voices, build relationships and provide development opportunities
Inspiring leaders and colleagues who will lift you up and help you grow
A Community Impact program, because what you care about is a part of what makes you different. And how you contribute to your community should be just as unique.
We are an equal opportunity employer
At Intact, we value diversity and strive to create an inclusive, accessible workplace where all individuals feel valued, respected, and heard.
If we can provide a specific adjustment to make the recruitment process more accessible for you, please let us know when we reach out about a job opportunity. We’ll work with you to meet your needs.
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If you are an employee of Intact or belairdirect, please apply for this role on Contact People.