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CFRS0128 - Senior Advisor Pensions

Job Details

Job Reference: CFRS0128

Date posted: 29/01/2024

Application closing date: 25/02/2024

Interview date:  Week commencing 26th Feb 2024 

Location:  Penrith (Fire Headquarters), flexible working available

Salary: £42,403 - £43,421

Hours:  37 hours per week (open to discussion around hours for the right candidate)

Contract Type: Permanent

 

CFRS0128 - Senior Advisor Pensions 

Do you have exceptional experience in working with financial data that you can bring to our organisation? 

Do you have exceptional experience in working with financial data that you can bring to our organisation? 

Are you looking for a new challenge to work as part of a dedicated and professional team?

Cumbria Fire and Rescue are looking for the right individual to join us as Senior Advisor - Pensions, predominantly working within the Firefighter Pension Scheme on behalf of the organisation. 

As a Senior Advisor within Pensions, you will lead on challenging and rewarding pension projects, including the recent pension remedies, which will have a direct impact on employees and their pensions. 

You will act as an expert on the employer functions and responsibilities for the Pension Schemes, ensuring the employer responsibilities are met in compliance with the regulations and are implemented in a fair and consistent manner. Pensions experience is not necessarily essential, applications would be welcome from candidates with a payroll or accounting background.

Candidates should be seeking a role that enables them to use their knowledge of payroll, pensions administration or accounting practices, strong interpersonal competences, and excellent analytical skills. 

Cumbria Fire and Rescue is a modern and supportive employer, and we have both the technology and the commitment to allow our employees to work flexibly and efficiently. 

You will be joining a friendly, flexible, and supportive team, with a strong focus on wellbeing and work/life balance, and there is plenty of opportunity for progression and professional development. 

For any queries about the role or an informal chat, please reach out to our recruitment team, at Recruitment@cumbriafire.gov.uk  

**This role will require a Standard DBS check**

Salary: £42,403 - £43,421

Hours: 37 hours a week (open to discussion around hours for the right candidate)

Contract Type: Permanent

Application and Interview information

To apply for this post candidates must:

  • Complete the CFRS Application Form

  • Attach a word document (no more than two A4 pages) that outlines how you meet the essential criteria in the post specification. 

All documents should be clearly named and then sent to: Recruitment@cumbriafire.gov.uk

Closing date: 25/02/2024

Interview date: week commencing 26/02/2024

Interviews will be held in-person, where possible.

Senior Advisor Pensions - Post Specification

CFRS Application Form