Costs Draftsperson

Location
Suffolk, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
02 Sep 2017
Ref
LE7498
Contact
Louise Evans
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Permanent

Costs Draftsperson, Suffolk - This friendly Suffolk firm is looking for an immediately available Costs Draftperson to join them for a short period to assist with a very busy period.

JOB TITLE: Costs Draftsperson

PQE REQUIRED: 2 year +

LOCATION: Suffolk (commutable from: Stowmarket, Ipswich, Sudbury and Martlesham)

SALARY: Up to £21,000 dependant on experience

SCOPE OF THE ROLE:

The role of Costs Draftsperson is to provide support to members within the Costs team during a particularly busy period. The appointed Costs Draftsperson 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 Draftsperson is sought by this firm for around 2 weeks to assist with clearing a backlog of work.

THE CANDIDATE:

Applications are sought from individuals with proven technical expertise in all types of cost related matters. The suitable Costs Draftsperson will have a minimum of 2 years 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. Strong confidence, attention to detail and the drive to improve on their career, attributes which the successful Costs Draftsperson will immediately available and able to commit to a short term role.

Contact Details:

If you would like further information or would be interested to apply for this vacancy please contact Louise Evans at eNL on 0121 454 1004 or email louise.evans@enllegal.co.uk. Or contact us via Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/company/237102

eNL is handling a number of Costs Draftsperson vacancies throughout the East Anglia. If you are a Costs Draftsperson looking for a move, call now for a confidential discussion. As part of our candidate care process we aim to respond to all applications within 7 working days. If you have not been contacted within this timescale your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please go to http://www.enllegal.co.uk/candidate-registration.php to register your interest for similar positions. Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide.

In addition, if you know any Costs Draftsperson who may be interested, remember we do offer up to £500 referral fee bonus (Terms and Conditions apply).

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