Costs Draftsman

Job Title: Costs Draftsman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Personal Injury
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
REF: 609
Contact Name: Lucy Wickham
Contact Email:
Job Published: Monday 10 Feb 2020

In this Costs Draftsperson role you will join a well-respected South Manchester firm that specialises in clinical negligence claims. This firm has been recognised nationally for the outstanding work that they do, making their way onto various panels, with a number of employees being ranked by Chambers and Partners too.

Law Costs Draftsman – South Manchester

The company & role

  • Established almost ten years ago by Partners who previously worked together at a leading, national law firm. The firm has continued to grow from strength-to-strength
  • Forward thinking, dynamic and ambitious law firm
  • Working within a paperless office, which makes the flexibility to work from home seamless
  • A relaxed office atmosphere
  • Opportunity to work alongside incredibly experienced and well regarded solicitors
  • High staff retention, where people have been supported to develop their career within the firm
  • Lots of flexibility whereby you can work from home one or two days a week once training completed
  • You will handle a range of costs matters typically relating to high-value/complex clinical negligence files
  • Commutable from Manchester, Stockport, Altrincham, Sale, Hale, Timperley


Added extras

  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible working arrangement; including flexi-time system
  • Home working
  • Exceptional culture, with massive emphasis placed on employee well-being and having a healthy work/life balance
  • Genuine career progression prospects


The ideal candidate

  • Costs Draftsman
  • 3+ years’ experience dealing with clinical negligence matters
  • Comfortable running own caseload
  • Experience of preparation of Bills, handling negotiations, preparing Statement of Costs
  • Experience of drafting budgets advantageous
  • Excellent IT skills

The next step

To register your interest in this Clinical Negligence focused Costs Draftsperson vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively, contact Lucy at Realm Recruit.