Trainee Pensions Administrator

Pertemps - Leeds Perm Hub
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Administrator

£17k + Discretionary Bonus

Our client a UK leading specialist in pensions and employee benefits, providing a wide range of advisory and compliance services to over 550 pension scheme clients are looking for a Trainee Administrator within their Project Team on an initial 6 month contract basis.

Main duties and responsibilities

• Maintenance of membership records and other documentation

• Understanding and application of benefit structures, Trust Deed and Rules, the impact on benefits of HMRC regulations and a broad understanding of the new pension flexibilities

• 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

• Dealing confidently with member enquiries by phone, email and letter

• Providing general support to the Project Team

• Ensuring that work is prioritised correctly so that target dates are met.

Job Requirements


• 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

• Positive attitude

• Able to communicate effectively

• Has a "can do" attitude and takes pride in work

• Pays attention to detail

• Good numeracy skills

• Computer literate in the use of MS Office products such as Excel and Word

• Good decision maker, able to recognise the impact of decisions, having good judgement

• Works well with others – team player


• Willingness to undertake Pensions Management Institute (PMI) exams

Our Client is offering an attractive and competitive salary basic £17,000 per annum with participation in Discretionary Bonus Scheme. Initial 6 Months Contract basis.

23 days holiday, rising to 25 days after two years' service

Pension Plan

Company Benefits Scheme

Life Assurance cover

Interest Free Season Ticket Loan

If you are interested and think you have the right attributes with previous Pension Administrator experience then APPLY by submitting your cv to (url removed) or CALL NOW (Apply online only)