Head of Pensions, Treasury and Statutory Accounts

  • Location

    North West London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Ben Walker

  • Contact email:

    ben.walker@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-03

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Altum are proud to be partnering with a local government to help recruit a Pensions, Treasury and Statutory Accounts Manager on an initial 6 month contract. The ideal candidate will have experience with LGPS and have good experience leading a team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Maintaining effective investment of Pension Fund assets and robust monitoring and control processes around this activity.
  • Co-ordination and management of support to the Pensions Committee and Pensions Board, ensuring that appropriate governance arrangements are in place to safeguard the Pension Fund assets.
  • Responsible for administration of the Council’s Pension Fund, ensuring that effective performance and contract management mechanisms are in place
  • Responsible for statutory and other reporting on Pension Fund activity.
  • Co-ordination, drafting and completion of Pensions and Treasury committee reports
  • Day to day supervision of the Pensions administration team

Person Specification

  • Ideally Fully Qualified CIPFA or equivalent
  • Expert Knowledge of Treasury and Pensions work including fund management, accounting requirements, relevant CIPFA Codes of Practice and detailed knowledge of Pensions operations and strategy in a local government setting covering the LGPS.

If the above sounds like you or anyone in your network please apply today.