Senior DB Pensions Administrator

Focus Resourcing
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Reading client is recruiting a Senior Pensions Administrator to join their team, it is a full time permanent position administering Defined Benefit schemes.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • ? Assisting less experienced team members
  • ? Checking and authorising other team members' work
  • ? Meeting deadlines
  • ? Calculation and payment of scheme benefits in accordance with the Rules
  • ? Maintenance of membership records and other documentation
  • ? Understanding and application of benefit structures, Trust Deed & Rules, Inland Revenue guidance notes, PSO and Disclosure requirements
  • ? Project work as directed by Team Leader or Manager
  • ? Liaision with Client, Scheme Actuary, Consultants, Providers, Pension Payroll Members and third parties
  • ? Provision of technical information both verbally and in writing
  • ? Compliance with ISO and AAF accreditations
  • ? Checking and authorising cases
  • ? Completing updates to the database to ensure that records are accurately maintained
  • ? Dealing confidently with member enquiries by phone, email and letter

Previous experience

  • Previous experience within a similar role dealing with DB pensions schemes is essential
  • ? Ideally, at least five years experience in the industry
  • ? Able to demonstrate ownership, responsibility and accountability for self
  • ? Be organised, methodical and logical in approach to delegated responsibilities
  • ? Able to assist with developing a culture of high standards, excellent quality and customer responsiveness
  • ? Able to develop administrators and administrative processes
  • ? Be well organised and be a point of reference for knowledge
  • Achieved some exam successes in professional qualifications such as PMI / QPA / RPC / DPC / DPA and actively working towards full qualification