Pensions System Analyst

Salary: competitive

Location: Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire AL7 1GA

United Kingdom

Apply by: 09/08/2019

Pensions System Analyst

Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire AL7 1GA

About the role

To develop and maintain the Pensions Pension Administration system whilst performing cyclical tasks and ad-hoc system projects. Delivering an excellent colleague experience and ensuring continuous improvement.

You will be responsible for

- Maintenance, development and configuration of the Pensions administration systems

- Expertise areas: Calculations, processes (workflow), document generation, data reporting, extraction and analysis

- General system administration

- Investigating and resolving system issues

- Capturing system change requirements

- Systems testing, peer review and sign-off duties (inc. test matrices and error logs)

- Implementing a robust testing strategy and ensure the highest quality assurance standards

- Liaising with software developers, third party providers, scheme advisors

- Liaising with internal systems teams and administration teams - Interpreting pensions' technical documentation, legislation and data to produce detailed technical specifications

- Delivering system and administration projects (e.g. Pension increases, Benefit Reports, other ad-hoc projects)

- Creation of risk registers and managing risk

- Providing support and training to the administration teams

- Being pro-active in identifying areas for improvement and efficiency. Be a champion for best practice.

- Following our Business Code of Conduct and always act with integrity and due diligence

You will need

Operational skills relevant for this job:

- Prioritisation and time management

- Communication skills - written and verbal

- Strong Team work ethic and willingness to help

- Highly motivated and resilient attitude

- Highly numerate and analytical. Able to analyse complex data, calculations and legislation/rules

- Detailed Pension Systems knowledge

- Detailed UK Pension Scheme knowledge

 Experience relevant for this job:

- 5+ years of Pension systems experience and/or DB Pension Scheme administration

- Experience of complex technical benefit calculations and system solutions/processes

- Experience of system testing and UAT

- Experience of data manipulation in Excel / Access - PMI qualified (desirable)

What’s in it for you

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work.  These include but aren’t limited to:

  • An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco
  • Holiday starting at 20 days plus a personal day
  • A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Buy As You Earn Scheme
  • Save As You Earn Scheme
  • Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank
  • Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses

About us

esco has become a market leader by doing the little things that really matter for our customers and colleagues. It is part of what makes Tesco such a great place to work and we are proud to have been accredited as one of Britain’s Top Employers again this year.

We are the UK's number one retailer and we pride ourselves on offering a great shopping experience. We are passionate about our food, merchandise and services and will always try to get things right for our customers.

But did you know we also offer great job opportunities? With stores, distribution centres and offices across the UK, we have a vast variety of roles and we are always looking for people who have a hunger to work with customers and colleagues across our exciting business. We believe in treating each other with respect and giving everyone an equal opportunity to get on. It's our people that make the difference every day - helping us make a difference for our customers.

We are proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone is welcome and truly feels able to be themselves. At Tesco, we not only celebrate diversity, but recognise the value and opportunity it brings to enable us to serve our shoppers a little better every day. We strive to create a workforce that reflects our customers not only here in the UK, but worldwide. Our aim is to attract and welcome a diverse range applicants from all walks of life and we would love to hear from you!

Application process

Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.

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