Legal Costs Assistant

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Financial Recruitment and Finance Jobs
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££23000 - £25000 per annum
Contact name: Caroline Naylor

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH14888_1673341170
Published: 21 days ago
Startdate: 23/01/2023
Legal Cost Assistant Sheffield

My client is a leading regional legal practice with offices based in Sheffield. They offer exciting career development prospects and have a fabulous reputation to provide the highest quality legal advice to clients. An opportunity has a arisen working in the finance department for an experienced legal costs providing a specialist support to the teams providing services with legal aid.

Key areas of responsibility:

* Managing and setting up processes for regular billing
* Work effectively on the Client and Cost Management System, Legal Aid Agency Online and E forms to produce bills and facilitate support to fee earners also on these systems
* Ensure bills are submitted and have been received by the relevant authority, files are satisfactorily finished, disbursement paid, and files closed.
* Work with the finance team to produce various reports and MI relating to costs.
* Payment allocation

Ideally you will have a proven track record in legal costs and be looking to join a dynamic fast-moving firm in Sheffield city centre. Applications are welcomed from individuals with a background in legal finance or accounts who have a real desire to specialise in legal costs.