Pensions Administrator - Defined Benefits

  • Location
    Glasgow, Glasgow City
  • Category
    Financial Services - Pensions
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 24000 - £ 27500 / Year
  • OrganizationType

The Role - Defined Benefits Pension Administrator
Salary - up to £27.5K (depending on experience)
Hours - 9.00-17.00
Location - Glasgow City Centre

Office Angels are recruiting for a well-rounded pensions specialist who has previous experience of using a DB calculator and calculating total retirement income, including benefits from pension.

We will only be shortlisting candidates who have experience within the defined benefits sector and are confident with calculations.

Job Benefits -

* Holiday Entitlement of 25 days per annum
* Group Personal Pension
* Health Cash Plan (Level 1)
* Life Assurance Cover (6 x Basic Salary)
* Income Protection (75% of Basic Salary)

The Role -

* Administration support for Senior Administrators & Directors
* Maintaining membership records on the administration system
* Calculating benefits for members, i.e., leavers, retirements, transfers, deaths
* Setting up new members on the administration system
* Dealing with general queries from members, the employer and the trustees by telephone, email, and letter
* Assisting in the preparation of the annual benefit statements
* Liaising with HM Revenue and Customs
* Dealing with Trustee AVC schemes
* To always adhere to the Trust Based Pensions Administration Procedures Manual
* Working within service level requirements

Skills -

* Excellent customer service & communication skills
* Analytical and numerical ability - able to analyse, evaluate and interpret data
* Good understanding of current pensions legislation
* Analytical and numerical ability - able to analyse, evaluate and interpret data
* Ability to identify solutions
* Flexible and adaptable in approach to work
Education/experience -
* Willing to study for APMI qualifications
* Previous work experience with a third-party administrator or in-house occupational pension scheme

Our client is looking for someone who is enthusiastic about pensions, adept analysing and handling numerical data and wishes to join a fast-paced team.

If you are interested in this role and wish to be considered please click apply!

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Victoria McEwan