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File auditor-costs

File auditor-costs

Posted 17 April by Slater & Gordon (UK) LLP Ended

File Auditor-Costs

Operations, Manchester

6 Month Fixed Term Contract

You will join the team as a Funding Assistant to support the auditing of files repated to costs. The succesful canddiate provides a high level of support and co-ordination to the Operations teams, by managing day-to-day activities relating to claims funded by After The Event insurance (ATEI). They also provide guidance and advice to Lawyers regarding funding issues (not limited to ATEI) that arise for individual clients.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Reviewing risk assessments and policy applications - identifying the case type and then incepting / create a correct policy (and supporting documents)
  • Amend/extend policies as required
  • Advise the lawyers as and when required - e.g. where the client is deceased to ensure we have a contract with correct client
  • Build strong business relationships with internal stakeholders
  • Provide updates to underwriters regarding any part 36 offer, issuing proceedings/limitation date and trial date
  • Submit ATE claims to insurers - updating Mattersphere /CFA database
  • Maintain knowledge of all the relevant funding arrangements within the firm
  • Support the process of updating the insurer on case progress as appropriate
  • Support the audit of funding elements of live files as required
  • Support the organisation and co-ordination of external audits requested by ATEI providers

About You:

  • Strong organisational, analytical and negotiation skills
  • Ability to partner with different stakeholders across the organisation
  • Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail is a must and you should also be solutions focused, with a practical approach to operations management
  • Logical and creative approach to problem solving
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of the regulations and legal obligations regarding funding arrangements (CFA, Legal Expense) would be preferable
  • PI Legal Sector experience would be preferable

What we offer in return

In return we offer a competitive salary with market leading benefits, a positive and inviting work environment, exposure to industry specialists and the fantastic opportunity to develop a rewarding and successful career with an award winning law firm.

About us

Slater and Gordon are a leading consumer law firm and our mission is to give people easier access to world class legal services. The firm provides specialist legal and complementary services in a broad range of areas and our clients are the centre of it all.

How to apply

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Required skills

  • Analytical Skills
  • Audit
  • Costs
  • Reviewing
  • File Review

Reference: 34860691

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