Our client has an office in the centre of Manchester. They cover a range of high profile defendant & claimant caseloads across Commercial, Clinical Negligence, RTA, Civil, Family & 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 caseloads are a good mix of fast & multi track claimant & defendant work dealing with; Clinical Negligence, RTA & PI.
They seek a person with 1-3 years experience in a Costs role with good bill drafting experience.
Knowledge of Commercial, Civil and Family costs would be advantageous as would membership of the ACL, although not essential.
- At least 1 years Costs experience either from an in-house or agency background
- Strong understanding of Caselaw and CPR
- Membership of the ACL is advantageous
- Driven and determined to succeed
- Ability to handle own caseload
- Hardworking and tenacious
Day to day duties
- Preparation of Costs schedules and Estimates
- Drafting Bills of Costs
- Preparation of Points of reply to dispute
- Handling CFA and CCFA matters
- Responsible for handling Negotiations of costs to settlement
- Advising clients on cost recovery
Please email your up to date CV stating your current salary, notice period & salary sought
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