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Pensions Actuarial Senior Manager

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Pensions Actuarial Manager

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Manager - Pensions Admin Consulting

Location: Birmingham

Capability: Tax

Service line: Pensions

Experience level: C

Employment type: Either Full Time or Part Time


At KPMG, our values define who we are and the way we do business. As a leading professional services firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people – their different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds. From our inclusive leadership strategy to our diversity and inclusion targets – we’re making bold changes to who we are and what we do. Be part of it.

The Role

The KPMG Pensions team has been growing significantly, positioning us as one of the largest specialist corporate pensions advisers. This incredible growth is expected to continue over the next year and beyond and we are looking to recruit outstanding individuals with a commercial edge.

There is a wide variety of work available - many of our projects are bespoke and unique and being an expanding business means that the opportunities are there for you to find your niche in the team.

The Pensions Administration Consulting team has a vacancy for an Administration Consulting Manager who will be part of a National Team based in Birmingham, Reading and Manchester. Therefore, we will consider candidate from either location.

We can offer unrivalled fast-track progression within the company through the manager grades including director and partner level.

KPMG will offer you the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities where you want to use them and will tangibly recognise your efforts through competitive remuneration and promotion opportunities, as well as other recognition such as encore awards, celebratory team drinks and away days.

Role and Responsibilities

Our Pensions Consulting team provides strategic advice on and carries out detailed integrity assessments of pensions administration operations. The growth in demand for these services has increased dramatically in the last 3 years, with continuing demand from both Trustees and corporate clients.

As a manager in the team, you will take day-to-day responsible for the delivery of administration consulting projects to a broad selection of pension clients, including some of the largest pension schemes in the UK.

Typical projects include: data and benefit audit projects, administration operation reviews, administration outsourcing and provider selections, governance reviews and a wide range of other projects.

You will be responsible for drafting and reviewing reports, delivering at client meetings, overseeing the work of junior team members and being a point of contact for clients.

You will also take on performance manager responsibilities for some junior members of the team.

Experience and background

Successful candidates will have the following:

- Relevant experience working in the pensions industry, particularly a strong understanding of pensions administration operations and what constitutes “best practice”
- Self-confident person with an understanding of how to present, debate and listen to both clients and colleagues
- Proactive approach
- Professional qualifications eg. APMI
- Experience of performance management


Senior Pensions Administrator

Location: Reading

Capability: Tax

Service line: Pensions

Experience level: D

Employment type: Full Time


The Role

KPMG Pensions is a leading edge strategic pensions’ advisory, actuarial, administration and investment practice. We deliver advice to employers and trustees and their senior people on all aspects of their pension arrangements.

We are a national practice that consists of a large team in Birmingham, as well as teams in Reading and Manchester. We currently have vacancies for Pensions Administrators, who will be part of a team based in Reading and work on all aspects of Administration, Actuarial Consultancy and Investment services.


Responsibilities

As an Administrator, you will assist in the delivery of administration services to a number of our pension clients. This will involve:

• Maintaining accurate records of members in the schemes
• Calculating benefits
• Providing information to scheme members
• Maintaining bank accounts in order to settle benefit payments
• Assisting other team colleagues.


Qualifications and Skills

• C or above grade or equivalent in GCSE Maths and English
• Experience of working on DB and DC pension schemes
• The ideal candidate is expected to have experience working as a Pensions Administrator or Consultant in a consultancy based environment or insurance firms
• Good communication and interpersonal skills is essential for the role
• Experience of using Microsoft Office, Word and Excel applications
• Good numerical skills
• Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
• Experience of working in a client facing role

As an Administrator you would be encouraged and supported to study for the Certificate in Pensions Calculations. You will have the opportunity to develop communication skills, team-working skills and technical skills.

Pensions Actuarial Senior Manager

Location: Glasgow

Capability: Tax

Service line: Pensions

Experience level: B

Employment type: Part Time


At KPMG, our values define who we are and the way we do business. As a leading professional services firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people – their different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds. From our inclusive leadership strategy to our diversity and inclusion targets – we’re making bold changes to who we are and what we do. Be part of it.

Roles and Responsibilities

In the pensions advisory team we deliver professional pensions consulting advice to a wide range of corporate and trustee pensions clients. The team in which we are recruiting predominantly advises Trustees.

We are looking for a Senior Manager to join the team in Leeds as an experienced Scheme Actuary providing support to more junior Scheme Actuaries where necessary.

Your role within the team will include the following:

- Being responsible for the high quality and complex calculations and written deliverables, often on multiple concurrent projects
- Being credible and confident delivering advice verbally to trustee boards
- Managing a team of reports on each project, giving regular on the job feedback to develop them
- Building an excellent relationship with the client and/or KPMG internal teams
- Looking to expand the scope of work on a project where appropriate
- Sharing your specialist technical knowledge across the pensions team
- Being responsible for risk and compliance procedures on each project

Professional qualifications

Qualified actuary
Scheme Actuary certificate desirable

Background and experience

Successful candidates will have the following attributes/experience

- Relevant and varied experience working in the pensions industry with extensive advice provided to Trustee boards
- Scheme Actuary certificate held for a number of years with recent experience of managing a portfolio of trustee relationships
- Excellent understanding of the UK pensions landscape and issues facing clients
- Consistently able to work at high level of intensity whilst maintaining a professional and positive approach
- Fully engaged and taking responsibility for own performance
- Contributes to the development of others


Pensions Actuarial Manager

Location: Manchester

Capability: Tax

Service line: Pensions

Experience level: C

Employment type: Full Time



Roles and Responsibilities

In the pension’s team we deliver professional pensions consulting advice on a wide range of corporate and Trustee pension issues. Projects include:

- Pensions strategy projects such as benefit change and scheme design
- De-risking projects such as buy-outs and buy-ins, liability management exercises
- Helping clients with the pensions aspect of Mergers & acquisitions involving both UK and international pension arrangements
- Supporting the audit teams in auditing the actuarial aspects of financial statements
- Producing accounting numbers to go in the financial statements on Company accounts

Irrespective of the project you are doing you will be expected to do the following:

- Be responsible for production of technically excellent and consistently accurate calculations with clear audit trail
- Be responsible for high quality deliverables addressing key client issues
- Manage your own time and that of reports effectively to consistently meet all deadlines
- Take responsibility for and manage projects / audits (including appropriate delegation fee analysis and billing)
- Regularly monitor all aspects of risk compliance
- Show awareness of commercial issues and apply this to identify potential opportunities for clients
- Look for opportunities for direct internal and external client contact

Experience

- Qualified Actuary
- Current experience working in the UK pensions industry
- Good understanding of UK pensions landscape and issues facing clients
- Consistently able to work at high level of intensity whilst maintaining a professional and positive approach
- Fully engaged and taking responsibility for own performance
- Contributes to the development of others
- Seeks opportunities to develop internal KPMG network and knowledge of other areas of the business

Assistant Manager - Pensions Actuarial

Location: Birmingham

Capability: Tax

Service line: Pensions

Experience level: D

Employment type: Full Time


At KPMG, our values define who we are and the way we do business. As a leading professional services firm, we know that our strength and capability come from our people – their different perspectives, experiences and backgrounds. From our inclusive leadership strategy to our diversity and inclusion targets – we’re making bold changes to who we are and what we do. Be part of it.

The key work streams within the department include:

• Delivering professional pensions consulting advice on a wide range of corporate and Trustee pension issues.
• Undertaking work such as individual member calculations, scheme actuarial valuations, producing accounting disclosures and PPF Levy calculations
• Working on projects such as benefit change, scheme design, liability management, scheme de-risking/insurance
• Supporting the audit teams in understanding the actuarial aspects of financial statements.

Role and Responsibilities

• Checking work produced by junior colleagues and ensuring it is technically excellent and consistently accurate calculations with clear audit trail
• Produce high quality deliverables addressing key client issues
• Manage your own time and that of reports effectively to consistently meet all deadlines
• Take responsibility for and manage small projects / audits (including appropriate delegation fee analysis and billing)
• Regularly monitor all aspects of risk compliance
• Show awareness of commercial issues and occasionally applies this to identify potential opportunities for clients
• Direct internal and external client contact
Professional Qualifications
• Studying for the FIA actuarial exams and making good progress

Experience and Background

• Good understanding of UK pensions landscape and issues facing clients
• Consistently able to work at high level of intensity whilst maintaining a professional and positive approach
• Fully engaged and taking responsibility for own performance
• Contributes to the development of others
• Seeks opportunities to develop internal KPMG network and knowledge of other areas of the business

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