Costs Draftsman

Location
England, Merseyside, Liverpool
Salary
£20000 - £35000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
05 Sep 2017
Ref
lw39161
Contact
Luke Whatmough
Position
Paralegal, Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent



Our client is a leading and award-winning international commercial law firm, they deliver advice and strategic guidance spanning the full legal spectrum, from non-contentious advisory and transactional work, to all forms of commercial litigation.

Our client acts as a trusted adviser to a wide portfolio of clients across a wide range of specialist sectors: from transport and logistics and international trade, through to retail, insurance, marine, health, education, manufacturing, public sector and banking and financial services.

Their vastly expanding insurance department is looking for a Costs Draftsperson/Negotiator with a minimum of 2 years' experience and is well versed in Preparing Points of Dispute, Preparing Points of Reply, Preparing Bills of Costs and Schedules, Negotiating and has also ideally attended at Detailed Assessment Hearings as well as providing advice to clients (both internal and external).

Candidates are required to have good knowledge of CPR, current knowledge of legislation, proven negotiation skills, management of own caseload, excellent time management and organisational skills.

It essential that candidates have the ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, possess excellent communication skills. They are expected to be IT literate as well as having at strong attention to detail.

In return my client will offer a very attractive salary along with excellent benefits package, which can be discussed in more detail.

If this sounds like the next step in your career and you match the criteria please apply accompanying your latest CV

Please contact Luke Whatmough Legal Recruitment Consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.

Douglas Scott are a legal recruitment expert and the UK's leading law firms trust us with their legal vacancies. We are a regulated recruitment consultancy and will discuss this role and seek your approval before submitting an application directly to the decision maker.

Please see our website www.douglas-scott.co.uk for more legal positions.

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