Would you like to gain in experience within one of the UK’s largest in-house pension teams? We currently have a vacancy for a Pensions Executive within the Trustee Services team at our site in Farnborough. In this role, you will be supporting the Head of Trustee Services and the Scheme Managers to ensure the smooth running of the Company’s pension arrangements and delivery of trustee-related services, across all DB and DC arrangements.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to be part of an expanding leading pension’s team and help evolve the governance of the schemes.
Your main responsibilities as a Pensions Executive – Trustee Services will involve:
Supporting the Scheme Managers and Head of Trustee Services in delivery of the Trustee governance framework and Trustee Board & sub-committee meetings. The focus will be on managing and supporting the Trustee Boards of the UK pension arrangements and this covers DB, DC and executive arrangements.
Managing and preparing case summaries and responses to formal member disputes (IDR).
Review Trustee discretionary cases and making recommendations as to the exercise of the discretion.
Assisting with implementation of scheme-specific and continuous improvement activities, including agreed benefit design changes, investment strategy implementation, adviser service reviews and trustee effectiveness initiatives.
Supporting assessment and delivery of Board effectiveness reviews, TKU initiatives, including Trustee inductions.
Complying with and developing Scheme-related and Trustee Services-related policies, delegations and procedures.
Supporting the preparation, review and delivery of Scheme member communications in line with agreed delegations, to include elections.
Monitoring of Trustee adherence to and maintenance of the governance framework including supporting and monitoring the delivery of obligations in the Trustee:PLC Agreement.
Your skills and qualifications as a Pensions Executives –Trustee Services:
Pensions qualifications either PMI, part qualified or equivalent.
Pensions experience, in house or within TPA or consultancy.
Solid pensions technical background and understanding.
You must be a strong influencer with an ability to develop excellent working relationships across a range of stakeholder groups. You should enjoy working collaboratively in a team, be willing to contribute fresh ideas and demonstrate excellent attention to delivering quality, timely work.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
“If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.
From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.
As part of the Head Office team, you’ll be at the heart of this endeavour – working closely with our air, maritime, land and cyber and intelligence businesses to support our customers around the world.
Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts”.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.