Pensions Manager

Saint Gobain Limited
06 Sep 2017
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Pensions professional to join our passionate and knowledgeable Pensions team as the Pensions Manager. This exciting hands on role will see you managing a team of pensions professionals, utilising your pensions and management experience to continue the long-term success of the team.

The Pensions team manages the process for all 30+ UK businesses and 17,000 employees. We are hard-working, focused and passionate about what we do; this coupled with our customer-centric attitude makes for a successful team that is an essential part of the Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland group.

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as Pensions Manager you will;

- Manage a team of 5 direct reports
- Provide an efficient and effective pensions management service to the entire Company and pension scheme members
- Ensure that the required systems and procedures facilitate the service being provided
- Provide strategic and technical support to the Company in connection with the implementation and management of pension arrangements
- Act as Secretary to the Trustees and are also responsible the day to day management of the pension schemes
- Manage the trustees, the advisers and service providers together with investment managers and custodians

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we're agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we're supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Pensions Manager specifically it is important that you have:

- Attention to detail, influencing, communication and leadership skills
- Technical pension knowledge as well as the ability to be up to date with the ongoing changes in pension.
- A FPMI or equivalent qualification
- Come from an in-house pension management background with actuarial and investment knowledge and experience
- Expertise in investment types, investment strategies, including liability driven investments, and implementation of investment policy

What about the business I'll be joining?

There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for Saint Gobain UK & Ireland delegation - a central hub that supports the UK's 34 businesses with anything from Recruitment, Payroll, HR and Legal services, to name a few. Saint-Gobain isthe world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries... Are You In?

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, we able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within the delegation or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn't always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.