Legal Aid Billing Assistant  

  • Location:
    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary:
    c£23,000 / per annum D.O.E
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Finance Jobs
  • Deadline:
    June 7, 2025

Express Recruitment are proud to be working with a reputable law firm who specialise in the provision of a range of legal advice and services to individuals from all backgrounds. Due to recent growth within the Legal Aid Team, they are seeking an experienced Billing Assistant to join their team.  

The ideal candidate will have strong knowledge of legal aid processes and will confidently be able to process legal aid data via CCMS (Client and Cost Management Systems) with the focus of ensuring a smooth running of the Legal Aid service.  

In addition to a generous salary package, and the opportunity to work for a leading law firm, our client also offers a range of unique benefits to include holiday purchasing opportunities, ability to apply for a membership for employee ownership trust, private healthcare cover, invites to company events including regular networking and conferencing, the opportunity to get involved in the arrangement of charity fundraising events, and more!  

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Process counsel fees and charges for clients onto CCMS system  
  • Liaise with external bodies to discuss fees and charges 
  • Ensuring the departments billings process is managed efficiently  
  • Assist with the finalisation of processing of Legal Aid bills for clients 
  • Liaise with the Legal Aid Billing Manager to prioritise and co-ordinate workloads 

Skills & Background 

  • Knowledge of Legal Aid policies, procedures and regulations within a legal firm 
  • Demonstrable ability/understanding of Client and Cost Management Systems  
  • Previous experience within a legal firm 
  • Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills 
  • Passion for supporting vulnerable people 

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Full Time  

Salary: c£22,000 – £23,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: Nottingham City Centre 

Job Type: Permanent 

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This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.