Trainee Pensions Administrator

21500.00 - 21500.00 GBP Annual + GBP21500/annum Company bonus, Contributory pension
04 Oct 2017
01 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Pensions Administrator
Due to expansion our client is looking for a Trainee Pensions Administrator to work in their Winchester Offices. They have been established for over 50 years and offer excellent training and career development opportunities available!
What you will be doing:
• Updating individual member's records with phone based and email contact
• Drafting letters to member's regarding benefits, personal details etc
• Dealing with general straightforward telephone enquiries and taking messages
• Keep cash books, reconcile balances and organise payment of benefits
• Maintain a work in progress list and complete work by set deadlines
• Assisting in various ad-hoc admin projects
• Photocopying and ensuring work is filed or archived in accordance with agreed procedures
• Calculating benefits on behalf of Policy holders
• Assisting colleagues; Trainee Pensions Administrators and Pensions Administrators when required

What the company are looking for in a Trainee Pensions Administrator:
• Educated to degree standard
• Must be career minded and be prepared to Study to improve their knowledge
• Previous office experience is preferred but not essential
• Agree to study towards the professional qualifications within the industry QPA, PMI etc
• Reasonable mathematical background
• Team player
• Good communication skills
• Professional attitude
• Punctual
• Keen to learn and progress

Additional Information:
• Based in Winchester
• GBP20,000
• Mon - Fri, 9:30 - 5:30
• Annual pay rises linked to your performance, experience and commitment
• Annual discretionary bonus linked to your performance and commitment
• 21 days holiday increasing 1 day per year to 26 days
• Facility to buy or sell holiday buy up to 8 days and sell up to 5 days per year
• Life assurance scheme
• Permanent health insurance scheme
• Group personal pension plan
• Free eye examinations
• Cycle to work initiative
• Professional subscription and study support where appropriate

Please note; Due to the large number of applications that we receive, if you have not had a response within 7 days, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
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