Law Costs Draftsperson


  • Company:
    Adept Recruitment
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

Type:PermanentCategories:Legal CostsSub-category:Costs Lawyers/DraftsmenLocation:South West EnglandArea:Bristol AreaVicinity:Unspecified
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
Posted:
25-Sep-18
Job Ref:
28689
Company Profile
One of the countrys leading legal costs firms with branches in London, Bristol and the North of England. They cover a range of high profile defendant & claimant caseloads across Commercial, Clinical Negligence & PI and maintain their position by providing a highly client focused service.
As an employer they actively encourage internal promotion and sponsorship of candidates to take the ACL qualification.
Outline of role
The successful candidate will be responsible for drafting bills & handling their own caseload in a busy by friendly department. The caseload is multi track claimant & defendant work dealing with; clinical negligence, pi, and commercial.
Experience
Cost Draftsmen with between 3-5 years’ experience are required by a busy city centre Costs Consultancy. Having recently taken on several new clients this forward thinking firm are looking to expand their team over the next few months.
ESSENTIAL REQUIRMENTS:
Between 3-5 years’ costs experience
Understanding of CPR and Case Law
Computer Literate
Ideally a Member of the ALCD
Day to day duties
Managing own active Caseload reporting to the Costs Manager
Preparation of Multi Track bills of Costs
Budgeting and attending CCMCs
Preparation of Bills for detailed Assessment
Preparation of Costs Schedules for summary assessment
Preparation of Costs Estimates
Preparation of Points of Dispute and Replies
Negotiating settlement of Costs
To Apply
Please email your up to date CV stating your current salary, notice period & salary sought
IMPORTANT NOTE
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you haven’t been contacted
within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we
positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your
interest.
Adept Recruitment Ltd encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds.
Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability
to work in the UK. Adept Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment
& an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment
Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.
Adept Recruitment is a Recruitment Agency and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its