Trustee Services Manager
| Posted 3rd December 2020
Closing date: 01 Feb 2021
Salary competitive (depending on experience)
Full time (35 hours)
Leeds City Centre
TPT Retirement Solutions is one of the UK’s leading workplace pension schemes in the UK, serving over 2,600 organisations and 355,000 members. The business is run as a not-for-profit organisation for the benefit of its members and has assets of more than £12 billion.
This is an exceptional opportunity to join the Trustee Services Team in a business with more than 70 years’ experience in providing award winning pensions schemes. The primary responsibility of the Trustee Services Team is to support and represent the Trustee Board, managing pension risk, and ensuring legislative & regulatory compliance via effective communication with Employers.
Working in the Trustee Services Team and reporting to the Trustee Services Delivery Manager, you will be responsible for managing the delivery of the Trustee’s valuations and investment strategy decisions for a portfolio of pension schemes. Your aim is to improve member outcomes through consultation with sponsoring employers, effective governance and compliance with the Trustee’s policies.
You will be a driven and enthusiastic individual who possesses significant trustee focussed pension technical and legislative knowledge along with a solid understanding of scheme funding, actuarial valuations and investment strategy. You will be a highly effective communicator, able to convey complex and detailed information to a broad range of stakeholders; internal and external. First class negotiation and influencing skills are also essential along with strong team working skills as you will work closely with internal team members and external advisers.
Relevant DB scheme funding experience is a must including experience of working with Trustee’s and sponsoring employers on all matters relating to scheme funding. As you will be regularly liaising with sponsoring employers and advisers, you’ll also need to demonstrate good communication ability and possess strong customer service skills. You are able and willing to follow Trustee policies and can effectively use your own initiative and demonstrate a high level of accuracy. You will also have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
The salary range for this position is competitive and will be dependent on experience (35 hours/week). We can also offer you an excellent reward package that includes: contributory pension, life assurance, 24 days of annual leave + bank holidays.
We are located in modern city centre offices which are close to the rail station and parking facilities.
The closing date for receipt of applications is: 1st February 2021 at 9am
Applications will be shortlisted on receipt.
Strictly no agencies please.
TPT Retirement Solutions is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.