DC Pensions Administrator - TEMP TO PERM

18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This global organisation is looking for a DC Pensions Administrator initially on a 3 month contract with genuine potential for the role becoming permanent. An interesting area of pensions, focussing on retirement, death and divorce cases - all within a small team of 5, but part of an impressive complex and superb long-term opportunities.

The Company: Our client is a global entity employing over 5000 people in 24 countries. They administer around £185billion in funds worldwide and this office consists of c.1600 people.

The Role: This part of the company supports and maintains pension administration services for a wide range of corporate clients. The nature of the service provided includes full support to pension scheme members at all stages of the administration life cycle through to specialist support to trustees and members for specific task delivery. This Retirement Team process retirement, death and divorce cases for members of DC pension schemes. The role is key to providing uncompromising service to clients and members. Main responsibilities:

  • Ensure all allocated work is processed in a timely manner avoiding exposure to unnecessary risks in market movements.

  • Ability to organise the day to day planning of your workload.

  • Dealing with financial transactions, processing invoices and sales.

  • Accurately processing financial transactions for Retirement, Death and Divorce

  • Prioritise and check thoroughly the accuracy and completeness of all aspects of own work and the work of others.

  • Ensure administration work is within the expected standards in productivity, quality and response times

  • Deal promptly and confidently with routine and non-routine enquiries by providing accurate information

Skills / Experience Required: Prior pension experience is essential, a real preference for those with occupational DC / Money Purchase experience. Someone who is a self-starter, can demonstrate a good use of initiative and can respond rapidly to changing agendas. Strong communication skills are vital as are good numeracy and computer literacy (Excel, Word and Powerpoint).

Additional Information: This role comes with a salary to around the £25,000 mark. Bonus is worth c.£2,250 and the generous pension worth an additional c.£3,000 + further benefits and study support should the role become permanent.

The DC Pensions Administrator position is only one of many vacancies we are handling. ARC is a specialist Financial Services recruiter and the Consultant handling this role has 21 years experience in this field. Areas of focus include employee benefits/group risk, compliance, pensions, paraplanners, sales support, underwriters and IT related roles. We mainly concentrate on London and the Home Counties, whilst also enjoying regular success in offering national solutions. Check the website and feel free to call Darren Snell at any time.