Costs Lawyer - Remote working/Reading

Employer
Chadwick Nott
Location
Homeworking
Salary
Negotiable
Closing date
29 Sep 2020
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Costs Lawyer

Remote working/Reading

Our client, a leading national law firm is currently recruiting a costs lawyer to join their busy team. You will be assisting a very busy costs team on complex costs litigation matters.

You must be able to show costs experience to include; drafting, party discussions and attending CCMC's and Court. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing the solicitors costs for the purpose of negotiation and settlement in line with the clients best interests on both high value cases.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing Formal Bills/N260's and Budgets
  • Dealing with negotiations of Bills including attendance at CCMC's
  • Overseeing the Issuing of the Notice of Commencement and associated documentation where necessary
  • Working on a variety of files, with high values
  • Assisting with training and ad hoc queries
  • Receiving incoming calls
  • General administration duties as required

Requirements:

  • Previous experience of working in a costs capacity.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • The ability to work collaboratively as an effective team player
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Strong attention to detail

On offer is an excellent package and the chance to work flexibly from the Reading office.

For further details and to apply please send your CV to Penny Heighway at Chadwick Nott.

07393 782702

Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Our business is about you. Helping you find the right job. We’ve been in the recruitment industry for 20 years, so we’re confident we can make a real difference to your career prospects. Over half of our business is repeat or recommended business – candidates returning for their next career move or recommending their colleagues to us. We like it like that.

 

But that’s not enough. We want to improve our legal recruitment service every day, every week, and every year, to ensure your success.

 

Our depth and breadth of experience means we already know the legal recruitment market inside out. And our industry-leading training programme fully prepares candidates for what lies ahead in a law career. So, as a lawyer, you can trust us when you need to take the next step.

 

We see things from your perspective. Nearly all our staff have legal training, and many have actually practised as solicitors. Which means you benefit from their in-depth knowledge of local markets, and specialist legal recruitment advice from consultants with first-hand, relevant experience.

 

Of course we take your career extremely seriously. We’ve worked long and hard to build trust and rapport with our clients and candidates, and all our dealings are treated with utmost confidence. We have a reputation for being proactive and well connected in the legal profession, and we’re always determined to achieve the best possible outcome for you.

 

For more information about how we can assist you please visit www.chadwicknott.co.uk or call us in confidence on 0800 0121 848

 

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