Senior Pensions Administrator

  • £25000 - £28000 per annum
  • Posted: 24/08/2017
  • Leeds ls14hy Leeds
  • Job Ref: 244100276
  • Permanent

Job Details

Senior Pension Administrator

£25k - £28k

Our client a UK leading specialist in pensions and employee benefits, providing a wide range of advisory and compliance services to over 550 pension scheme clients are looking for a Pensions Administrator within their Defined Benefit team.

Main duties and responsibilities

• Maintenance of membership records and other documentation

• Reviewing colleagues work

• Providing support to the Tceam Leader/Manager

• Understanding and application of benefits structures, Trust Deed and Rules, the

• impact on benefits of HMRC regulations and a broad understanding of the new

• pension flexibilities

• 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

• Dealing confidently with member enquiries by phone, email and letter

• Providing general support to the Project Team

• Ensuring that work is prioritised correctly so that target dates are met

• Training new members of the team as and when required

Job Requirements


• Substantial DB pensions experience

• Able to demonstrate ownership, responsibility and accountability for self

• Ability to review/check work for junior members of the team

• Be organised, methodical and logical in approach to delegated responsibilities

• Has high standards, excellent quality and customer responsiveness

• Able to plan and then be flexible with that plan

• Be proactive, having drive and commitment

• Strong written and communication skills

• Has a can do attitude and takes pride in work

• Able to communicate effectively

• Pays attention to detail

• Good numeracy skills

• Computer literate in the use of MS Office products, such as Excel and Word

• Good decision maker, able to recognise the impact of decisions, having good


• Strong team player

• Willingness to get involved in any aspect of data and benefit audit related work

connected to PPF assessment, buy in /out projects, GMP reconciliation, any other

administration project.

• Contribute to project work solutions via team meetings/project meetings


• Willingness to undertake Pensions Management Institute (PMI) exams

• General

o Compliance with ISO27001

o Support other team members as and when needed

o Ensure that all errors and omissions are reported in accordance with team policy

• Additional Details

• We 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

• Additional company highstreet offers

• If you are interested and think you have the right attributes with previous Pension Administrator experience then APPLY by submitting your cv to or CALL NOW 01132 806807.