Billing Assistant – Established Law Firm

Recruiter
Tozers Solicitors
Location
Newton Abbot
Salary
£17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted
02 Oct 2019
Closes
30 Oct 2019
Ref
HKULV1211/SK-HL
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Billing Assistant – Established Law Firm
Newton Abbot, Devon

Are you a highly organised individual with a great eye for detail? Want to gain specialist knowledge and develop your career with a leading local firm? If so, this is an amazing opportunity to join us as a Billing Assistant. 

About Us 

With offices in Exeter, Teignmouth and Newton Abbot, Tozers Solicitors LLP is an award-winning firm. With 26 partners and 140 staff, we offer unrivalled legal services to businesses and individuals, both locally and nationally.

We have approval from the Legal Aid Agency (LAA), which means we are able to offer legal aid to our clients to fund their claims. 

We’re now looking for a Billing Assistant to join us on a full or part time basis and process payment applications to the LAA. 

The Benefits 

- Salary of £17,000 - £18,000 per annum DOE
- Pension
- Travel loan scheme
- Charity and social responsibility scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- 23 days’ holiday
- The option to work full or part time hours

We are committed to our employees’ training and development, and so provide the ideal environment in which to embark on a rewarding career. 

We will support you to increase your knowledge of Legal Aid and, once you are confident in your role, undertake further training to handle more complex bills and prepare high cost case plans. 

So, if you are looking to significantly increase your skill-set and play an important part in the smooth running of an established firm, we want to hear from you.

Your Role

As a Billing Assistant, you will liaise with the LAA and support Tozer’s Legal Aid billing activities. 

In this varied role, you will: 

- Increase your knowledge of the LAA’s regulations 
- Apply for payments from the LAA 
- Submit Legal Help forms for payment 
- Help to prepare and submit bills for fixed fee cases

About You

While no experience is required, to be considered as a Billing Assistant, you will need: 

- To be educated to A Level standard or equivalent
- The ability to maintain confidentiality at all times 
- Good organisational skills 
- Great relationship-building abilities

Previous experience gained in a professional services or client services environment would be beneficial, as would experience of working with figures. Proficiency in MS Office would also be an advantage.

We would like to hear from you if you have worked as, or would like to become, a Legal Billing Assistant, Legal Aid Biller, Finance Assistant, Legal Assistant, Legal Aid Assistant, or Junior Billing Co-ordinator.

Tozers Solicitors LLP is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all members of the community.

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