Graduate Opportunity in Pensions Management

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Graduate opportunity for candidates interested in a career involving the challenges of pensions management

At First Actuarial, we put people and solutions at the heart of our pensions business. We make the complex world of pensions clear and accessible to members, trustees and employers. After 15 years of stellar growth, we are looking to recruit people with the right qualities to join us on our journey and make the most of working for such a positive company.

Graduate programme

We have developed a progressive 3-year programme with full study support, which will enable you to grow into the Pensions Administrator role at First Actuarial.

On this journey, you will complete professional qualification from the Pensions Management Institute:

  • PMI Award in Pensions Essentials – Level 2
  • PMI Certificate in Pensions Calculations – Level 4

Both these qualifications, together with mastering our own internal competencies, will put you in the driving seat to become an excellent Pensions Administrator.

To guide you through these calculations you will be supported by study mentors and be encouraged to link in with other candidates to share thoughts and experience.

As a Pensions Administrator, you’ll be dealing with pension scheme members, explaining how their benefits are calculated, handling complex calculations, and keeping up to date with changes in the world of pensions. Your work will make a real difference, helping us meet our client expectations and communicate effectively with a variety of third parties. See full job description for further details.

Why work at First Actuarial?

Talented employees who are happy to work to the best of their ability for the business and our clients are well rewarded at First Actuarial.

In addition to a competitive salary, generous annual leave, private medical insurance, income protection insurance and a pension, we will give you:

  • Full support with training and development opportunities
  • Support and reward for professional qualifications https://www.pensions-pmi.org.uk/qualifications-and-learning/
  • The option to work in a hybrid style, combining office-based working with working from home.
  • Flexibility in the working day to help accommodate your commute or family commitments.
  • An informal working environment and casual dress policy.
  • A very friendly and supportive team. We are looking for the right people to fit our business culture.

Qualifications, skills and experience 

  • You have completed a bachelor’s degree, preferably with a 2:1 or above.
  • You have a problem-solving mind.
  • You exercise great attention to detail.
  • You enjoy working with numbers and are keen to develop your ability to perform calculations efficiently and accurately.
  • You possess good verbal and written communication skills to explain complex ideas in simple ways.
  • You take great pride in whatever task you complete!
  • You are self-motivated, in line with the responsibilities that the role requires.
  • You can work independently and as part of a close-knitted team.

Apply with covering letter and CV. 

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