Trainee Pensions Assistant

13 Gilmore Rd, Lewisham, London SE13 5ES, UK

Job Description

Full-time

What we’re looking for

We are looking for a person who has the ability to work accurately and quickly to meet deadlines, with good communication skills and is eager to contribute to the team.
We offer excellent development opportunities, plus a range of benefits that includes a final salary pension scheme, flexible working and the opportunity to make a real difference to your local community.

Your role, as a member of the Pensions Team, will be to learn to administer the Local Government Pension Scheme for Council employees and pensioners. The duties will include, Maintaining records, sending, receiving and responding to post, calculating pay and benefits, meeting and assisting visitors, dealing with telephone queries and other administrative duties as required. If you want to embark on a career in pensions, have good numeric and communication skills and are interested in seeking a qualification then we would like to hear from you. What you will learn

You will gain an understanding of how pay is calculated, how costing works and how pensions interfaces with other finance functions. You will get experience of basic office work, reading regulations, calculating and making pension benefit payments and dealing with staff and pensioners on a day to day basis.
Full training will be provided. You will be working towards a Workplace Pensions Administrator qualification

Apprenticeship Guidance Notes
To be eligible for a position on the Apprenticeship scheme you must
Be over the age of 16 (there is no upper age limit)
Be a Lewisham borough resident (the electoral register will be used to verify this information)
Have full residency entitlement, there must be no restrictions on your status in the UK (all successful candidates will need to produce their passport once a job offer is made)
Be able to pass an initial assessment test in Maths and English
Further general information on Lewisham Council’s Apprenticeship Scheme can be found here:
www.lewisham.gov.uk/JobsAndCareers/CouncilVacancies/Apprenticeships
Salary
£19565
Closing Date: 6th July 2020

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Phone
0208 314 3535
Website Link

Location

13 Gilmore Rd, Lewisham, London SE13 5ES, UK

  • Date Posted
  • 5 June 2020 7:41 pm
  • Applicants Applied
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  • Location
  • 13 Gilmore Rd, Lewisham, London SE13 5ES, UK
  • Job Title
  • Trainee Pensions Assistant
  • Hours
  • Unknown
  • Salary
  • £19,565 Fixed Salary (annually)
  • Experience
  • No Experience Required
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