Analyst Apprentice with Willis Towers Watson Willis Towers Watson Ltd

Demonstrate your passion for client delivery in financial consulting services and make an immediate impact. You’ll learn what we do for our clients as you build strong working relationships and develop valuable skills from day one.

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Closing date: 21 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £346.15

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:00

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    08 Jan 2018

  • Date posted

    22 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001312816

  • Positions

    2 available

Demonstrate your passion for client delivery in financial consulting services and make an immediate impact. You’ll learn what we do for our clients as you build strong working relationships and develop valuable skills from day one. In return we will fully support you with studying towards an internationally recognised actuarial qualification (Certified Actuarial Analyst) to go with your salary and benefits package.

You’ll be working with our Consulting Support Team which is part of the largest UK consulting team providing advice to many of the leading UK company pension schemes. The Analyst Apprentice is a consulting support role where you will work as part of a team on a wide variety of complex projects serving as a key resource for our many client teams.

Typical work will include:

  • Complex data manipulation
  • Calculating and valuing the benefits of individual members
  • Pension scheme valuations
  • Accounting disclosures
  • Monthly client billing
  • Cross-departmental projects

You will be part of a small local apprentice team but also included in a wider growing group of apprentices in other offices and disciplines. Your manager and assigned mentor will be on hand at all times to fully guide you through your programme - making adjustments as necessary to ensure you achieve your full potential.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • High level of numeracy
  • Self-discipline, determination and appreciation of the demands of studying while working
  • Clear aptitude for teamwork, planning and organising
  • Excel knowledge would be beneficial

Personal qualities

  • Team playerƒƒ
  • Attention to detail ƒƒ
  • Good communication skills

Qualifications required

Three A level passes equivalent to 112 UCAS points (2017 tariff) including at least a B grade in Maths.

Future prospects

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, there will be an opportunity to join and progress within the Consulting Support Team. You will continue to grow and develop new skills supported by our extensive in-house training resources and tailored programmes. We will provide ongoing support enabling you to complete the exams and become a Certified Actuarial Analyst

About the employer

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimise benefits, cultivate talent and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas — the dynamic formula that drives business performance.

Employer

Willis Towers Watson Ltd

Address

Watson House

London Road

Reigate

RH2 9PQ

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Training provider

As an Actuarial Apprentice with BPP, you will complete the new apprenticeship standard, Actuarial Technician Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship. This apprenticeship standard is supported by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, and on successful completion provides a progression route into study for further actuarial qualifications.

The apprenticeship will be completed through a combination of workplace and online study.

Apprenticeship standard

Actuarial > Actuarial Technician

Training provider

BPP Holdings Ltd

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by BPP Professional Education

Contact

Emily Rodrigues emilyrodrigues@bpp.com


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Oct 2017