Care UK

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Paralegal

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  • CO4 9QB
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  • Job title:                                 Paralegal

    Responsible to:                    General Counsel

     

    Our Values

    Fulfilling Lives is our core purpose
    Every one of us makes a difference is the belief that drives us
    Caring, Passionate and Teamwork are the values that underpin everything we do

     
    Job Summary

    To support the General Counsel ensuring that the Care UK group complies with its legal and financial obligations and maintains a first-rate standard of corporate governance. To oversee all insurance claims which will involve working closely with our insurance broker (Lockton), claims handler (DAC Beachcroft) and insurers.  To administer the insurance programme including data gathering, premium allocation and dealing with general insurance queries.  To maintain Care UK’s company books and making all necessary filings at Companies House (including annual returns and director appointments) as well as drafting minutes for the Propco board meetings.

     

    Key Responsibilities

    • Ensure the insurance claim process continues to meet the needs of customers, changes in regulation and the standards required by our insurers.
    • Develop strong working relationships with our insurers (in particular Zurich), our claims handler (DAC Beachcroft), and our insurance broker (Lockton), highlighting potential risks or anomalies and ensuring our advisers are acting within their agreed terms.
    • To administer the insurance programme including data collection, premium allocation and general queries on the various policies in particular regarding the vehicle fleet (eg speeding and parking tickets).
    • To be responsible for Companies House filings including annual confirmation statements, annual accounts, board changes etc as well as drafting and arranging signature of board minutes.
    • To update and maintain (i) the Company Books on Diligent; (ii) the corporate structure charts; (iii) the Corporate Gifts Register; and (iv) various compliance policies on MyCareUK.
    • To be responsible for investor relations including queries from shareholders.
    • Assist with (i) group reorganisations including striking-off unwanted companies; and (ii) issuing new loan notes/PIK notes for the Treasury team.
    • To provide corporate information for tenders.
    • To assist other members of the legal team with GDPR work and research.

     

     

     

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.