.About the role
You will lead on the financial management of ‘the Schemes’ on behalf of the Cabinet Office Pensions department that runs the CSPS and the RMSPS. Along with the budgets and financial management of the department, providing monthly reports to management to ensure adherence to budgets, effective management of resources and potential problems flagged up at an early stage.
The role will involve acquiring an understanding of the performance of MyCSP – the scheme administrators – in the financial management of the scheme and engaging with them to improve that performance. This will include involvement in Management Information to measure Scheme performance and also the performance of MyCSP.
The role will also involve taking information from MyCSP and refining and analysing it for presentation to the Senior Management Team (SMT), the Civil Service Pensions Board (CSPB) and the Cabinet Office Audit and Risk Committee, (COARC).
You will require an understanding of the immediate and long term cash needs of the Scheme to:
As part of the role you may be required to attend and present at CSPB and COARC.
The key responsibilities of the role include:
It is desirable that you hold a qualification in Accountancy.
Closing date: midnight on 22 October 2017.
As part of the application process you will be asked to complete a CV and personal statement. Further details around what this will entail are listed on the application form. Please note that your personal statement should be aligned to the essential criteria listed in the job description.
For more information, and to apply please visit the Civil Service Jobs website at https://www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk/csr/jobs.cgi?jcode=1557185 and search for the relevant vacancy reference.