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Pension Administration Apprentice (35197) XPS PENSIONS GROUP PLC

XPS Administration Limited are currently recruiting for Pensions Administrators. These are entry level roles, which may suit someone who wants to gain a recognised qualification whilst learning new skills.

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

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Closing date: 03 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £326.92

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 09:15 to 17:30.

    Total hours per week: 36.25

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001810556

  • Positions

    2 available

The administration role includes the following:

  • Performing calculations for members. This cover leaving services, retiring, transferring benefits to another plan or passing away
  • Producing communications and speaking to members, Trustees, clients and third parties directly
  • Creating reports for presentation to Trustees
  • Completing annual and ad-hoc projects such as pension increases
  • Support for professional study (Certificate in Pension Calculations) through the Pensions Management Institute
  • Development of skills to build your career

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Good organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Independent thinker
  • Eager to learn new skills
  • Flexibility to adapt

Desired qualifications

Minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) including maths and English.

Future prospects

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Things to consider

What you could go on to do:

  • Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship

How you will be supported:

  • Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role

What will happen next:

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

About the employer

XPS Pensions Group is the largest pure pensions consultancy in the UK, specialising in actuarial, investment consulting and administration. The XPS Pensions Group business combines expertise, insight and technology to address the needs of over 1,000 pension schemes and their sponsoring employers on an ongoing and project basis. XPS undertakes pensions administration for over 870,000 members and provide advisory services to schemes of all sizes including 25 with over £1bn of assets.

XPS Pensions Group won the 2019 Professional Pensions Actuarial/Pensions Consultancy of the Year and the 2019 Professional Pensions Third Party Administrator of the Year. XPS Pensions Group was also ranked the No.1 Third Party Administrator in the Professional Pensions 2019 survey for the fourth year in five years.

Employer

XPS PENSIONS GROUP PLC

Address

1

Colmore Row

Birmingham

B3 2BJ

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Training

Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Level 3 Workplace Pensions (Administrator or Consultant) apprenticeship standard.

Full apprenticeship training provided.

Apprenticeship standard

Workplace pensions (administrator or consultant)

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Jun 2022