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Fee Earner - Costs

BBBH35827
£30000 - £35000 per annum

Managing this Role

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Devan Partington

Recruitment Consultant - North and South Yorkshire
0203 865 2113


Work from home as a Costs Fee Earner as part of an award-winning firm.
The Firm:
This award-winning, Legal 500 recommended and Lexcel accredited law firm has a significant presence across North Yorkshire. The firm has gained acclaim for providing first-class legal services to local people and businesses over its 100-year history; a considerable amount of business results from repeat instruction or client referrals.
The firm looks to train and retain the best legal talent. Progression opportunities are transparent and communicated to all members of the firm. You will be given the training and guidance to allow you to develop your skill and become an expert in your field.
The firm looks to promote a healthy balance of work and home life; this is evidenced by the number of working parents currently in the firm. The firm has invested in the latest technology to enable this role to be 100% remote working.
The Role:
As a result of organic growth and investment, the firm now requires a Fee Earner to strengthen and add value to its high-achieving Costs Team within the Personal Injury Department.
This role is based from home, so it is open to any location.
You will manage your own Costs case-load to include:

  • preparing bill of costs and cost claims for submission
  • undertaking negotiations,
  • planning/costing budgets
  • representing Claimants at Costs hearings


You will be given autonomy across your matters and gain exposure to more complex work alongside team partners.
Requirements:

  • you will be an experienced Costs Executive, Fee Earner or Solicitor
  • you will have at least one year's experience in drafting costs (particularly in Clinical Negligence)
  • Proficiency with the Costsmaster system
  • You will possess an ambition to further your career and welcome opportunities for learning and development
  • Possess the ability to partake in business development


Remunerations:
The firm offers a generous salary & benefits package and working flexibility.
This is a stand-out opportunity not to be missed; reach out for a confidential chat today.