Costs Draftsman, Manchester - Opportuntiy to join a Top tier law firm and deal with some high-value costs related matters.
JOB TITLE: Costs Draftsman
SALARY: Dependant on experience
The role of Costs Draftsman is to provide support to members within the Costs team. The appointed Costs Draftsman will be primarily providing effective costs negotiation service. The ideal Costs Draftsman will have proven experience of drafting of bills and schedule of costs, formulating offers and negotiating settlements, providing fee earning and administrative support to the team. A confident and enthusiastic Costs Draftsman is sought by this firm to join their growing team.
Applications are sought from individuals with proven technical expertise in all types of cost related matters. Ideally Costs Draftsman will have circa 12 months experience in drafting points of dispute or replies, drafting skeleton arguments on technical challenges, drawing bills of costs, negotiating settlements, attending detailed assessment hearings and dealing with part 8 cost procedures in a friendly, professional and confident manner. Advocacy experience would be advantageous. Strong confidence, attention to detail and the drive to improve on their career, attributes which the successful Costs Draftsman will be required to have to be part of this fantastic firm who invests in their employees.
Working in the capacity of Costs Draftsman you will be working for a highly reputable firm recognised nationally. Our client is looking to expand their division deal with cost negotiations for a number of clients. This is a great opportunity for a well rounded Costs Draftsman to work for an ambitious and passionate highly regarded firm.
In addition, if you know any Costs Draftsman who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).