You will be responsible for supporting the benefits manager in providing support and guidance to the pension officers and pension assistants with their case work. This involves calculating complex benefits of the scheme such as death benefits, transfer payments, ill health benefits and dealing with children’s pensions.
You will be resolving complex LGPS queries raised by the pension officers, you will bring forward ideas and solutions to resolve them. You will also look to process calculations associated with club and non club transfers in and out of the Fund for joining/leaving members.
You will need expert pension knowledge, significant experience of using Altair IT system, along with the ability to use analytical skills to research complex cases and provide a recommended solution for action.
With sound inter-personal and communication skills, you will be able to provide training and support to team members, and explain complex pension legislation in an easy to understand way to both pension scheme members and employer bodies within the Fund.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.