Feb 2022

Job Description

Our client a leading global consultancy practice have a superb opportunity to join their respected pensions operations team in Birmingham as a GMP Project coordinator. The role will provide support to the Pensions Operations Manger in the delivery of GMP projects. If you are an experienced Pensions Administrator interested in moving into a project based role, this opportunity could be ideal for you.

On a day to day basis your role with encompass the following:

• Tracking Plans to ensure that the project team are fully aware of every scheme’s current position

• Co-ordinate calls on progress and any issues

• Ensure that scheme plans are line with agreements

• Linking in with the project team Managers to understand progress and understand any issues

• Ensure outsourced partners have the accurate information needed to run the pensioner models

• Work with process improvement team on further improvements to the process

• Coordinate with the Client Service Managers so they are fully aware of progress and next steps

• Monthly communications with GMP specialists

• Link in with the GMP Equalization coordinator

• Agree Revenue for GMP projects at the start of each month

• Ensuring any tasks that are beyond the standard contracted service to clients are highlighted to the Client Manager.

• Being a role model for colleagues by giving constructive feedback and coaching to support the development of others.

• Keeping technical knowledge and expertise up to date, especially all regulatory and statutory requirements.

• You will interact with both internal and external Clients, building strong relationships to manage expectations regarding service delivery.

• Work with all colleagues in the team, sharing technical expertise and providing guidance to support the delivery to the client.

• Facilitate and be accountable for the agreement of deliverables necessary to complete a project together with estimates of work and expenditure necessary

• Ensure all GMP projects are fully defined during initiation to ensure a project management framework and methodology is applied, clearly defined, and agreed scope is in place and appropriate progress monitoring disciplines are in place and adhered to:

• Ensure GMP projects adhere to prescribed project, risk, and change frameworks

• Actively engage with project boards in the management of priorities and the resolution of project issues and with stakeholders (client or internal) for progress updates and escalations

• Support the production of management information reports and metrics

Candidates will ideally have the following skills and experience:

• A minimum of 3 years pensions administration experience from either a third party or in house operation with a thorough understand of the history and processes involved in pension scheme administration.

• Experience of project administration/management

• Effective problem solving and analytical skills to anticipate future needs/issues, including leading on identifying solutions and making recommendations.

• Excellent communication skills, able to express views confidently and influence others

• Excellent IT skills with intermediate + knowledge of Microsoft Excel

• High level of self- motivation and proactivity

This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through a flexible benefits structure, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare and additional holiday.

If you are interested in finding out more about the company and the role, please contact us on 0121 684 1555 quoting the above reference or alternatively send your CV to susan.ford@sfrecruitment.co.uk quoting the reference number above. Owns and drives performance management activities in the team by setting goals and delegating work to colleagues: holding them accountable for the delivery to agreed deadlines.

Highly Competitive Salary and excellent benefits package

SF 220149

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