Employee Benefits Consultant

Cherry Professional Limited
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cherry Professional Finance is recruiting for an Employee Benefits Consultant for a Financial Services Consultancy.

This is a field-based / remote working role in London and the Home Counties (M25 corridor). Occasional travel will be required to Head Office in Nottingham.

Our client is a leading Financial Services Consultancy, supplying comprehensive and cost-effective employee benefits programmes to their corporate clients who pride themselves on their innovative employee benefits offering and unprecedented service levels.

Their benefits programmes include Accident and Travel Insurance products Critical Illness, Group Personal Pension, Death in Service, Private Medical, Private Dental, Disability Insurance, Group Risk, amongst many others.

As the Employee Benefits Consultant you will have gained an undergraduate degree in a Finance / Banking / Economics related field and have gained some working knowledge of workplace pensions auto-enrolment. You will ideally be studying towards FCA, DipFA, CII, CISI, MIFS or other.

Employee Benefits Consultant - you will:

Specialise in delivering engaging and customised face-to-face presentations to your clients' workforces in order to showcase the employee benefits programmes.

Deliver online employee benefits induction webinars to your clients' new employees at individual and group levels.

Serve as client liaison for information requests and queries.

Support and mentor our dedicated Account Management teams

Keep abreast of legislative, political and industry trends, notify clients of developments and implications, and provide solutions in order to maximise best practice and negate risk

Liaise with insurers, providers and other professionals

Develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of client vision and tone, ensuring a targeted approach

Comply with FCA regulations.

Employee Benefits Consultant - you must have:

Current and/or intended qualifications and memberships: FCA, DipFA, CII, CISI, MIFS or other

An undergraduate degree in Finance or a related field (preferably)

Working knowledge of workplace pension auto-enrolment, private healthcare or protections policies (preferably)

The ability to prioritise workload and maintain high productivity in a fast-paced environment

Confident and articulate verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey and summarise multifaceted information using plain English A desire to fine-tune presentation skills

Impeccable customer service skills

Flexibility, pride and passion in your approach to work

High levels of accuracy and discretion

Employee Benefits Consultant - your rewards:

A base salary of up to £30,000, Company car, Quarterly Bonus, Private Medical Insurance, Income Protection, Contributory Pension Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Death In Service, salary commensurate with experience. As you grow within the business, opportunity for international travel will likely arise.

For an information chat about the job, please call Andy Lilliman on or email:

Otherwise, please apply with your latest CV.