Senior Pensions Administrator
Corvus Jobs
Belfast, GB
13d ago

Permanent Contract

Salary Not disclosed- Competitive

About the Client

One of the UK's leading specialists in pensions and employee benefits, providing a wide range of advisory and compliance services to over 550 pension scheme clients.

The Company combines expertise, insight and technology to address the needs of both pension trustees and sponsoring companies.

The Group has more than 430 employees across 6 offices in the UK : Reading, Leeds, Stirling, Belfast, London and Manchester.

About the Business Area / Department

The client provides a market leading pension administration service across the full range of final salary and money purchase scheme options.

The client tailored service is web enabled and provides online access to members, trustees and sponsoring employees. We are committed to providing a quality administration service to all our clients, both large and small.

About the Role

A role has become available within their Pensions Administration team to undertake various pieces of client work.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Training of other team members
  • 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
  • Liaison 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
  • Providing general support to the Administration team / manager
  • Ensuring that work is prioritised correctly so that target dates are met
  • Essential

  • Previous experience within a Senior Administrator role dealing with DB schemes is essential
  • 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
  • Able to plan and then be flexible with that plan
  • Be proactive, having drive and commitment
  • Able to communicate effectively, take instruction and give instruction
  • 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
  • Able to delegate effectively
  • Achieved some exam successes in professional qualifications such as PMI / QPA / RPC / DPC / DPA and actively working towards full qualification
  • What is on offer?

  • An attractive reward package, typical benefits can include :
  • Competitive salary
  • Participation in Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • 23 days holiday, rising to 25 days after two years' service
  • Pension Plan
  • Flexible Benefits Scheme to support you in and out of work, helping you look after you and your family covering Security & Protection, Health & Wellbeing, Lifestyle
  • Life Assurance cover
  • Company Rewards (offers discounts and savings from retailers and services providers as well as offers available via phone)
  • Interest free season ticket loan
  • How to apply?

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  • £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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