Costs Draftsman

Job Title: Costs Draftsman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Personal Injury
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000
REF: 215
Contact Name: Joseph Shenton
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Job Published: Tuesday 30 Oct 2018
This vacancy is now closed

You will join a top 200 personal injury firm, during a period of ambitious expansion. They’re actively looking to recruit an experienced Costs Draftsperson with a background in personal injury costs. You will support costs draftsmen with a broad range of drafting duties, relating to fast-track and multi-track work.  Within this role, you’ll be expected to draft formal bills for detailed assessment alongside preparations for costs and case management hearings.


Costs Draftsman – Manchester

The company

·               A  law firm that has really gone from strength to strength in recent years having made full use of the ABS model.

·               Noted in the Legal 500

·               A specialist personal injury firm that cover the full spectrum of matters to include; public liability, occupier’s liability, road traffic accidents, employer’s liability, industrial disease, serious injuries and clinical negligence matters

·               A highly productive, stable firm with incredibly streamlined teams and systems in place.

The ideal candidate

·               12 months+ costs drafting experience relating to personal injury

·               Drafting skills associated with completing Precedent H, R and Q and finalising formal bills

·               Sound understanding of the civil procedure rules and detailed assessment process

·               Experience of working to targets


Added extras

·               Holiday buy back scheme

·               Private medical insurance after 2 years service

·               Very active social calendar

·               Free fruit deliveries

The next step

To register your interest in this Manchester based costs draftsman vacancy, select the ‘APPLY’ option. Alternatively contact Joseph at Realm Recruit.

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