Law Costs Supervisor

Recruiter
CRA Legal
Location
England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield
Salary
£25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH11141
Contact
Robert Addy
Practice area
Personal injury
Sector
In-house
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

We are urgently looking for senior Law costs supervisor to manage a growing costs team for a large ABS structure in Sheffield. The role will involve managing the existing team and retaining a small trouble shooting caseload of costs files.

The role is to primarily undertake all legal costing services for Clients including:

·Costs Budgets & Estimates
·Statements of Costs
·Bills of Costs
·Points of Dispute
·Replies to Points of Dispute
·Negotiate settlements on cost matters

Key responsibilities include:

·Experience in dealing with Multi Track Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Civil & Commercial claims
·Preparation of Costs Budgets and dealing with objections raised by opponents and advising Clients both throughout the budgeting process and at Case Management Conferences
·The preparation of Statements of Costs
·The preparation of Bills of Costs
·The preparation of Points of Dispute
·The preparation of Replies to Points of Dispute
·Negotiating settlements with a third party on costs matters
·The preparation of detailed advice to clients at all stages of costing
·Deal with client queries/inquiries as and when they arise

Key Skills and Attributes

·Be ambitious and self-motivated
·Demonstrate organisation and efficiency
·Demonstrate an ability to provide excellent client care
·Be a team player, willing to participate and share ideas
·Demonstrate meticulous attention to detail and ability to adhere to deadlines
·A positive approach to working under pressure in a busy environment

For more information please contact Robert Addy on 0114 2418030 or click apply today below