DB Pensions Administrator

Recruiter
Mark James Search Ltd
Location
Reading
Salary
£20000 - £28000/annum + excellent benefits
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client based in central Reading are looking for a Pensions Administrator to join their pensions team. After having provided their expertise within the pensions and employee benefits sector for nearly 40 years, our client is now looking to expand their internal administration team.

Responsibilities

* Manual and automated calculation and payment of scheme benefits in accordance with the Rules
* Maintenance of membership records and other documentation
* Understanding and application of benefits structures, Trust Deed and Rules, Inland Revenue guidance notes, PSO and Disclosure requirements
* Project work as directed by Team Leader or Manager
* Liaison with Client, Scheme Actuary, Consultants, Providers, Pension Payroll, Members and third parties
* Provision of technical information both verbally and in writing

Requirements

* Previous experience within a similar role dealing with DB schemes is essential
* Ideally, at least two years experience in the industry
* Able to demonstrate ownership, responsibility and accountability for self
* Be organised, methodical and logical in approach to delegated responsibilities
* Has high standards, excellent quality and customer responsiveness
* Able to plan and then be flexible with that plan
* Be proactive, having drive and commitment
* Able to communicate effectively
* Has a can do attitude and takes pride in work
* Pays attention to detail
* Computer literate in the use of MS Office products, such as Excel and Word

Desirable

* Good decision maker, able to recognise the impact of decision, having good judgement
* A problem solver, dealing with practical, people and political problems
* Achieved some exam successes in professional qualifications such as PMI / QPA / RPC / DPC / DPA and actively working towards full qualification

This position is a full time permanent position working Monday - Friday. Our client offers fantastic benefits including retailers discounts scheme, flexible benefits & 23 days holiday (31 with BH).

To be considered for this new and exciting position, please apply online