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Pension Fund Accountant

Job Description

Pension Fund Accountant
Location: London
Contract: Temporary (3-months initial)
Salary: £500 - 550 per day
Start Date: ASAP
*Remote working available*

Job Description
Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Pension Fund Accountant on behalf of a Local Authority in London on a temporary basis. The postholder be responsible for the complete accounting framework for the Pension Fund managing the income and expenditure (known as the Fund Account), Balance sheet (Net Assets Statement) and cash flow for the pension fund with final accounts responsibility for preparing the financial statements and the subsequent audit. The postholder will also deal with a variety of consultants and investment managers and be able to understand and pick up detailed and complex financial information ranging from voting issues to carbon footprints to detailed performance issues with fund managers.

Candidate Criteria

  • CCAB/CIMA Qualified Accountant with extensive PQE
  • Experience of Pension Fund Accounting within a Local Government Pension Fund is essential
  • Experience of year-end Pensions accounts
  • Critical thinker with strong financial analysis skills
  • Great communication skills with the ability to work well on own initiative as well as part of a team

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.