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Head of Pension Administration

Job Description

Head of Pensions
Location: London
Contract: Temporary (12 Months)
Rate: £550-600 per day umbrella
Start Date: ASAP
*Hybrid Working*

Job Description
Service Care Finance are currently recruiting on behalf of a Local Authority in South London for a Head of Pensions Administration to join the team on an initial 12-month contract. The role includes the management of all member transactions & processes such as joiners, leavers and retirements, as well as management of key projects such as the McCloud project and GMP Rectification project.

The postholder will be responsible for a shared pensions administration service and will have responsibility for up to 25 staff. They will provide professional strategic advice to the Assistant Directors of Finance and will lead the operational delivery of a range of services, managing programmes and projects to ensure they deliver outcomes to the agreed cost and timescales.

Candidate Criteria

  • Experienced in Pensions Administration Management within Local Authority/Government
  • Extensive knowledge of LGPS including issues and legislation including the McCloud judgement, GMP Rectification
  • Experience of leading strategic operations and operational delivery within a large organisation
  • Excellent management skills with the ability to motivate a large team and run an efficient service

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Greg at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208969 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.