Our client is a prestigious Pensions company who are seeking a Senior Project Analyst to join their Reading office.
Use of HMRC Shared Work space and Compendia/Pen scope Pension Administration Systems.
Preparing, submitting and receiving data.
Manipulating spreadsheet data in order to undertake analysis.
Completion and review of calculations for pension benefit data both manually and spreadsheet based.
Revaluing and devaluing pension benefit data to ascertain any under or over payment values, reporting results to clients to consider rectification actions.
Undertake and review rectification actions to member benefits and issue communications.
Dealing confidently with HMRC, Clients, Scheme Actuaries, Scheme Administrators, Consultants, Pension Accounts/Payroll, Members and third parties by phone, email and letter.
Ensuring bulk updates to the database are accurately maintained.
Ensuring that work is prioritised correctly so that target dates are met.
Complete project scope and costing of project at the outset, ensuring costs are adhered to.
Monitoring and completion of monthly and annual tasks
Working in conjunction with other team members to complete ad-hoc projects.
Training of other team members
Assisting less experienced team members
Checking and authorising other team members’ work
Understanding and application of benefit structures, Trust Deed & Rules, Inland Revenue guidance notes, PSO, Disclosure requirements
Provision of technical information both verbally and in writing
Compliance with ISO and AAF accreditations
Checking and authorising project work
Providing general support to the deputy/ team managerThe person:
The ability to manipulate spreadsheet data using formulas, such as Index, V-lookup, Pivot table and Macro is essential.
Previous experience in a similar role dealing with DB pension schemes for a minimum of 5 years is essential.
Organised methodical approach to workloads
Able to demonstrate ownership, responsibility and accountability for self
Organised, methodical and logical in approach to delegated responsibilities
Ability to work within a team towards targets
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
Has a can-do attitude and takes pride in work
Pays attention to detail
Good decision maker, able to recognise the impact of decision, having good judgement
A problem solver, dealing with practical, people and political problems
Achieved some exam successes in professional qualifications such as PMI / QPA / RPC /DPC / DPA and actively working towards full qualification
Employment Type Contract
Advertiser Type Agency