Costs Drafter - 1 yr plus experience - Internal team

Role: Costings Services

Legal Field: Costings Services

Location: Wigan Investment Centre

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm - 1 hour lunch, open to flexible working

Salary: Depends on experience

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 01 October 2019

Costs Drafter - 1 yr plus experience - Internal team

We have an opportunity for a Costs Drafter with 1 years' plus experience to join our specialist team at our Wigan, Greater Manchester office. If you have the experience we are looking for we would welcome your application.

About The Role

As a member of our in-house Costings team will you will provide an expert service to our departments in all aspects of costs.  

You will be involved in (non-exhaustive):

  • Providing support and advice to our departments in preparing claims for payment
  • Costs schedules for negotiation
  • Preparing Bills, Solicitor Client bills, schedules for summary assessment, costs estimates.
  • Drafting points of reply.
  • Dealing with all aspects of billing process to include dealing with full assessment process
  • Preparing LSC Bills
  • Types of matter: Personal injury, clinical negligence, general litigation predominantly. Likely to include other areas of work undertaken by the firm.

 

About You

You will have 1 years' plus experience as a costs drafter with particular experience in drafting bills/schedules of costs and providing advice on costs law. Having knowledge and experience of Legal Aid bills would be an advantage

About the team

Our team is made up of experienced and knowledgeable drafters.

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About the firm

Stephensons is an award winning, top 150 law firm with a strong commitment to the future growth and development of the business. With an ambitious mind set, yet approachable and down to earth attitude, Stephensons provides an exciting place for long term career development and progression. Whilst we do look for highly motivated and driven individuals, we also have a strong commitment to work life balance and flexibility.

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive salary and holiday entitlement
  • Free parking
  • Excellent benefits and well-being package
  • Holiday sale & purchase scheme
  • Season ticket travel/parking permit loans
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Payroll giving scheme
  • Social events
  • Internal referral scheme
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