Debt Recovery Agent / Paralegal

Group Company: Winn Group

Department: Costs

Salary: £19,000-£21,714 per year

We are recruiting for a Debt Recovery Agent or Paralegal with a minimum of 12 months experience. This role will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to develop their existing skills and knowledge within a supportive and experienced team.

The ideal candidate will naturally represent Winns Values of Integrity, Respect, Loyalty and Reliability which underpin our mission to be the one stop shop for accident management and rehabilitation.

Employee Benefits

  • Competitive base salary plus great OTE (potential to uplift salary by £275 per month)
  • 22 days holiday and an added birthday holiday
  • Additional holidays for long service
  • Three-day bonus holiday for full attendance
  • Option to buy and sell three days holiday per year
  • Annual salary review and bonus schemes *subject to performance
  • Pension scheme contribution
  • Death in service insurance (three times salary)
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Company social events
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Confidential Employee Assistance helpline
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Corporate Metro scheme

Job Description

You will be responsible for maintaining an active case load with the aim of ensuring maximum debt recovery. Your duties will include:

  • Responsible for a caseload of debt recovery matters.
  • Negotiating and monitoring payment plans.
  • Carrying out residency and other searches. Assessing Debtors’ ability to pay.
  • Issuing Part 7 and Part 8 Proceedings. Making Applications.
  • Preparing schedules and other Court documents.
  • Liaising with High Court Enforcement.
  • Liaising with Legal teams and other businesses within Winn Group.

Person Specification

The successful candidate must commit to upholding the company’s core values, Integrity, Respect, Loyalty and Reliability and ensure that they are demonstrated throughout their working practice. You should also possess the relevant attributes and experience outlined below:

  • A minimum of 12 months experience in debt recovery.
  • Preferred experience in Litigation.
  • Preferred understanding of the Pre-Action Protocol and Civil Procedure Rules.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Time management skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.

Winn Solicitors is one of the country’s leading claims management companies taking care of no win no fee accident claims from start to finish.

Winn Group, home to Winn Solicitors, On Medical and On Hire, is a leading North East business providing nationwide accident management and rehabilitation services for victims of non-fault accidents.

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What our Staff Say

“I am incredibly grateful for the opportunities for development which I have had in the firm. I wouldn’t be here without the support of management.”


Deputy Head of Costs

“The people at Winns make it a feel-good atmosphere and make coming to work enjoyable. Winn Group is always quick to adapt to change which makes it a great place to work.”


Team Leader

“The best thing about working at Winns has to be the full support of staff progression and development.”


Head of Costs