We have a unique opportunity for a full time Legal Costs Administration Assistant to join our new and expanding team based in Shrewsbury.
You will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Department carrying out a range of tasks associated with the costing and billing of client matters. Duties will include liaising and supporting staff to ensure documentation is completed correctly and creating and maintaining Costs Assessment Files.
The successful candidate will be competent in working with statistics and numbers to produce management reports. An in-depth working knowledge of Microsoft Excel is essential as a key part of the role is the creation and maintenance of spreadsheets to collate and analyse financial information using formulas.
Previous experience of working with financial information or an accountancy background is required. Experience in a similar role in a law firm and familiarity with reading and understanding legal accounts is advantageous but not essential.
You must be able to demonstrate a high level of attention to detail and will have excellent organisational and time management skills. You will be able to work effectively as part of a team whilst liaising confidently with others.
This is a great opportunity to work in an environment where you will be able to quickly learn and develop your skill set. We offer career progression and operate a dedicated approach to ongoing development, motivating individuals to identify areas for improvement and progression so they can excel in their careers.