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    Law Costs Administrator

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Law Costs
  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
  • Date posted: 31/01/2019
  • Job reference: 38035_1548940032

Are you a Costs Assistant or Costs Administrator? A In-house national law firm based in Birmingham City Centre are looking for a Cost administrator to join their Costs team.

You will have previous experience in a cost related position and the salary on offer is £23,000 - £25,000

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

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