Position type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Experience: 2 - 4 years of experience required
Job Type: Full Time
A well-established costs firm in Yorkshire is expanding its team and seeking a Costs Lawyer/Draftsperson with 2-3 years of experience in handling a diverse caseload. This remote position offers an opportunity to work independently while contributing to a dynamic team.
- Manage a varied caseload consisting of fast track and multi-track Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, and Commercial claims.
- Draft bills, replies, budgets, and other costs-related documents.
- Negotiate settlements and prepare for Costs Case Management Conferences (CCMCs).
- Collaborate with clients, solicitors, and barristers to ensure accurate and timely completion of work.
- Work independently while maintaining effective teamwork.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Minimum of 2-3 years of experience as a Costs Lawyer or Draftsperson.
- Competent in all aspects of costs drafting.
- Experience attending CCMCs is an advantage but not essential.
- Strong organisational and communication skills.
- Ability to work independently and manage caseload effectively.
- Competitive salary and bonus scheme.
- Flexible working arrangement with remote position.
- Opportunity for professional development and career progression.
- Join a reputable and expanding costs firm.
- Friendly and supportive team environment.
If you have 2-3 years of experience as a costs lawyer/draftsperson and are seeking a new challenge with the flexibility of remote working, we encourage you to apply and take the next step in your career and become part of our success story.