Legal Biller

Location: London, England
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Accounting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
REF: BBBH238856_1575476725

Ambition is representing a top 100 law firm with multiple offices around the UK, they are currently looking for a proactive individual for the Crime Biller position. The firm has a diverse and friendly culture with a positive approach to work life balance. You will be reporting to the Finance Director and Head of Crime. As a Crime Biller, you will be working in a fast paced and professional atmosphere but will always be provided with supported when required. This leading law firm is a short walk from an easily accessible station with great benefits including study support.

As the Crime Biller some of your responsibilities include:

  • Drafting, processing and reviewing Crime Legal Aid Bills (non-standard fees and lower fees)
  • Prepare all Magistrate Court and Crown Court claims
  • Submitting these claims on the appropriate documentation, archiving and liaising with Legal Aid Agency on these claims
  • Private criminal bills - including court appointee bills
  • Update file claim information on firm's software
  • Assisting other areas of finance when required

To be successful in this Crime Biller position, some of the requirements include:

  • Experience in submitting crime claims to the Legal Aid Agency
  • Having a good understanding of the following systems: legal aid portal, crown court billing system and criminal digital system
  • Confidently Liaising with fee earners and partners
  • Self-motivated and a team player
  • Excellent numerical and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise and work well under pressure

If you fit the Crime Biller description above and are interested in a position where you will be supported, please apply with your updated CV.