If you have experience of advising large corporate clients on the Pension schemes for their staff - covering Defined Contribution Pension arrangements - and you're looking to working for a growing, award-winning Pensions and Employee Benefits consultancy based in their Edinburgh office - then this is the ideal role for you!
The Pensions Consultant will join an established, friendly team and will be responsible for providing accurate advice and consulting services to a portfolio of corporate clients; advising them on scheme governance, management, administration and strategy. There will be the opportunity to deal with new business enquiries and undertake complex projects as and when required, and you will regularly be required to attend meetings with clients to undertake employee presentations and further promote the business' name and services in the market. Finally, whilst this role has no direct line management responsibilities, you will be working in a senior position within the team; so will be expected to coach and nurture your junior colleagues on a regular basis.
Experience-wise, you will need to have had extensive market and product knowledge within the UK Pensions industry; ideally from a Broker background, and be able to demonstrate a proven track record of working in a similar client-facing role; effectively managing a large portfolio of clients, covering their DC Pension arrangements. Progression towards industry-related exams is advantageous, and you will need possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and be comfortable working closely with key, high-profile clients on a daily basis. The ability to win new business and look for areas for cross-selling opportunities will also be a bonus!
The position will be a rewarding role with lots of scope for progression within this market leading, reputable organisation. This role also includes Pension, PHI, a performance-related bonus, and up to 25 days holiday, alongside a host of other benefits (which you can tailor to your own personal requirements).
Please quote PTM1702-38 when calling Alexander Lloyd on 01293 572900 and ask for our Pensions and Benefits division. This is only one of many vacancies we are handling. Alexander Lloyd is a specialist within Financial Services recruitment. Areas of expertise include IFA, Advisors, Employee Benefits, Compliance, Pensions, Group Risk, Paraplanners, Sales Support, T&C etc.
Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually, therefore if you do not hear back from one of our consultants you have not been shortlisted for this role. Please continue to check our website www.alexanderlloyd.co.uk for any other roles which may be of interest.