Newly created in-house role to assist the Reward & Pensions Manager in the day to day operations of the DB and DC pension arrangement.

Act as a key point of contact for pension queries, manging supplier/adviser relationships, supporting the ongoing governance of the Pension Scheme and deputising for the Reward & Pensions Manager as required.

About the role
• Assisting the Reward & Pensions Manager in their role as Secretary to the Trustees
• Co-ordinating Trustee and Sub-Committee meetings including creating meeting agendas, liaising with advisers, creating and issuing meeting papers, producing minutes and tracking actions
• Acting as secretary to the Audit & Operations Sub-Committee
• Managing the relationship with the Scheme's outsourced administrator, including resolving benefit queries and managing service levels
• Overseeing the production of the Scheme's annual Report and Accounts together with audit sign-off and production of associated documentation
• Leading on the creation of the Scheme's annual member newsletter
• Maintaining the Scheme's risk register and following up actions
• Overseeing the Scheme's governance arrangements, including compliance with the Pensions Regulator's single Code of Practice (when in force)
• Overseeing the Scheme's GDPR and cyber security compliance
• Ownership of all aspects of the stakeholder and master trust pension scheme maintenance including managing the new joiner process, all payroll actions and uploading of interface files
• Proactively managing the pensions helpline and mailbox to ensure a high level of service to current and former employees

About you

• At least 3 years' previous pensions experience either via a consultancy/administrator or in-house
• Exceptional administrative and organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload
• Achieved or working towards a relevant pension qualification

To discuss this role in confidence please call Jo Whittington on 020 7293 7022 or email jowhittington@sammons.co.uk. please quote reference 1377680.

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Posted: 03/05/2022
Location
Warwickshire or Buckinghamshire, 3 days from home
Job type
Salary
£Excellent
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