Network Advisor Pensions & Treasury Management

55000.00 GBP Annual
07 Aug 2019
23 Aug 2019
Job Type
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Network Advisor (Pensions & Treasury Management)

CIPFA, the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, is the professional body for people in public finance. We champion high performance in public services by translating our experience and insight into clear advice and practical services. Globally, CIPFA shows the way in public finance by standing up for sound public financial management and good governance.

Position: Network Advisor, Pensions & Treasury Management
Location: Flexible: London / Chester / Birmingham / Edinburgh; Home based applications will be considered
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 36 hour working week (normally between the hours of 9.00 am to 5.00 pm)
Salary: Circa. GBP55k per annum

About the role:

Are you innovative, enjoy developing partnerships and comfortable with public speaking?

Do you want to take a leading role in CIPFA's commercial and policy activities around pensions and treasury management activities?

We are looking to recruit a Networks Advisor to support CIPFA's highly respected Pensions and Treasury Management Networks, which provide support to practitioners around investment, administration and governance. Ideally you will be experienced in public sector pensions, have an understanding of pension fund investment (predominantly LGPS), local authority treasury management practices, policy and scrutiny functions, legislation, regulation and governance arrangements.


- Development and delivery of regional and national events, training and consultancy services.
- Researching and writing technical briefings on latest issues facing public sector pensions and treasury management.
- Regular contact with our stakeholders and respond to complex enquiries and proactively meet their needs.

About you:

- Have a professional accountancy qualification with significant post qualification experience in pensions and / or treasury management.
- Have significant practical knowledge and experience of local authority pension investment, treasury management practices, legislation, administrative framework and governance.
- Have a current appreciation of the financial and other challenges facing local government pension funds and treasury management practices.
- Be effective at working independently, developing relationships, comfortable reporting at a senior level, and possess practical 'hands on' approach, together with excellent communication skills.
- Be a self-starter and have excellent commercial awareness of the public sector market.

In return we offer:

- 25 days annual leave.
- Up to 10% employer's pension contribution.
- Season ticket loans.
- Employee Assistance Helpline.
- Exclusive employee discount and rewards at many major brands including health & well-being, retail, restaurants and mobile technology providers.

You may have experience of the following: Networks Advisor, Financial Advisor, Financial Consultant, Pensions Management, Treasury Management, Accountant, Accountancy, LGPS, Public Sector, AAT, ACCA, ACA, CIMA, etc.

Ref: 88217