SSAS Pensions Administrator

Contract:
Permanent
Category:
Full Time
Job Sector:
Accountancy, Administration / Office Work, Financial Services / Insurance
Region:
Bristol/Bath
Location:
Bristol
Salary description:
£17k - 24k per year
Posted:
08/11/2019
Start Date:
ASAP
Recruiter:
Alexander Mae
Job Ref:
KR5100

SSAS Pensions Administrator
c£24,000 dependent on experience
Bristol outskirts with parking

Our client a well-established financial services specialist is currently recruiting for a SIPP/SSAS Pensions Administrator to join their very busy pension's administration team.

The job:

Our client is looking for a hardworking and professional individual with exceptional customer service skills to join their pension administration team. You will liaise directly with Financial Advisers and investors, setting up and managing a wide variety of investments via our SSAS and SIPP products.

For this position you should be able to use your strong organisational and communication skills to provide excellent customer service. You will have experience or interest in working in the financial services industry and be confident with dealing with external customers in a fast-paced environment.

* Administer a variety of SSAS and SIPP processes such as calculation and payment of pension benefits, setting up new schemes and completing time-critical investments such as pension scheme loans, platform investments and commercial property purchases
* Main point of contact for internal/external Financial Advisers and investors
* Pension transfers
* Preparing, archiving and retrieval of documentation
* Process online banking payments for invoices, fees and investments
* Usage of internal database for accurate record keeping and work management
* Keep up to date with pension legislation and law
* Assist with project work
* Undertake a variety of further administrative duties as per team requirements within strict Service Level Agreements

The person:

* Experience with SSAS administration - specifically scheme registrations, investment experience/knowledge, day-to-day SSAS/SIPP servicing
* Ability to work and think under pressure independently and as part of a team
* Experience and understanding of the importance in dealing with client money
* Be flexible and adaptable
* Excellent organisational and skills and high attention to detail
* Familiarity with office equipment (fax machines, printers etc.)
* Computer literacy (MS Word, Excel and Outlook)
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
* Excellent numeracy skills
* Experience with working to strict SLAs and deadlines
* Ability to remain calm when under pressure while maintaining quality
* Professionalism and ability to demonstrate excellent customer service
* Strong organisational and time management skills
* Able to build rapport and relationships with clients and colleagues
* Experience with handling external incoming telephone calls and dealing with internal and external clients and providers
* Professional financial qualifications desirable but not essential
* Experience and knowledge of financial services/FCA

SUPERB BENEFITS: Flexi-time plus 25 days holiday. Pension Provision - up to 5% employer contribution provided employee matches the contribution, 4 X Death in Service Benefits Income Protection (PHI), Health Shield (Corporate Cash Plan), Childcare Vouchers, Private Medical Insurance, Gym Membership, Bike to Work Scheme and Flexi time up to management level (Maximum 0.5 days per month can be taken, subject to accrued hours).

Company Description

Alexander Mae are recruitment specialists in Bristol & the South West, whether it's permanent, contract or temporary appointments we can help. We recruit at every level from the first job, returners to work, through to career advancement across diverse industry sectors within the commercial market.

Closing Date:
06/12/2019

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