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    Costs Assistant/ Junior Costs Draftsman

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Law Costs
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 22/05/2018
  • Job reference: 33737_1526981925

Are you a Costs Assistant or a Junior Law Costs Draftsman? A firm based in central London are looking for a Cost assistant or Junior Law Costs Draftsman to join their team.

You will have previous experience in a cost related position and the salary on offer is £25,000 - £28,000.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Preparing breakdowns for negotiation
  • Preparing estimates in support of Allocation and Pre Trial questionnaires
  • Preparing N260 forms ( Statement of Costs)
  • Assisting in cost budgeting process
  • Auditing phase based time recording on matters subject to budgeting process
  • Preparing documents in support of Notice of Commencement for service
  • Preparing papers to accompany N258 form ( Request for Detailed Assessment)
  • Preparing itemised bundles to support costs claim at Detailed Assessment
  • Archiving files when required
  • Liaising with external Cost Lawyers when necessary
  • Assisting Costs Lawyer with day to day activities and tasks as required
  • Maintaining spreadsheets capturing relevant data
  • Team working with other Cost Lawyers, Cost Draftsmen and Litigation Fee-Earners
  • Undertaking any other reasonable duties as requested

Relevant skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Previous experience in a cost related role

If you wish to apply for the role, please follow the link provided.

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