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Assistant Manager - Pensions Actuarial

Date: Aug 5, 2019

Location: Birmingham, United Kingdom

Company: KPMG UK

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The key work streams within the department include:

• Delivering professional pensions consulting advice on a wide range of corporate and Trustee pension issues.
• Undertaking work such as individual member calculations, scheme actuarial valuations, producing accounting disclosures and PPF Levy calculations
• Working on projects such as benefit change, scheme design, liability management, scheme de-risking/insurance
• Supporting the audit teams in understanding the actuarial aspects of financial statements.

Role and Responsibilities

• Checking work produced by junior colleagues and ensuring it is technically excellent and consistently accurate calculations with clear audit trail
• Produce high quality deliverables addressing key client issues
• Manage your own time and that of reports effectively to consistently meet all deadlines
• Take responsibility for and manage small projects / audits (including appropriate delegation fee analysis and billing)
• Regularly monitor all aspects of risk compliance
• Show awareness of commercial issues and occasionally applies this to identify potential opportunities for clients
• Direct internal and external client contact
Professional Qualifications
• Studying for the FIA actuarial exams and making good progress

Experience and Background

• Good understanding of UK pensions landscape and issues facing clients
• Consistently able to work at high level of intensity whilst maintaining a professional and positive approach
• Fully engaged and taking responsibility for own performance
• Contributes to the development of others
• Seeks opportunities to develop internal KPMG network and knowledge of other areas of the business


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