Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Role Title: Pension Analyst

Location: London

Reference code:UK04567

Closing date: 21st May

The purpose of this role is to advise and manage key areas of balance sheet risk for RSA Group including the strategy and relationship with the Group’s defined benefit pension schemes and the development of asset allocation framework.

Role Requirements

Development and ongoing management of relationship with UK pension scheme trustees to support the implementation of the Group’s strategic aims

Development of asset and liability management strategies to reduce costs or risks to the Group arising from its defined benefit pension obligations

Delivery of support to the Group’s overseas operation in the management of their pension exposures

Delivery of insight and support to the operational management of the Group’s pensions including accounting returns and board reporting

Oversight and sign-off of the capital modelling of the Group’s pension risks

Building framework around the optimal construction of investment asset allocation taking into account capital, risk, regulatory and accounting implications

Providing insight on the broader risk management of the Group’s balance sheet and developing strategy in response.

- An applicant is likely to come from an actuarial role although required pension experience may be a limiting factor


- Recommendations to regional and Group management committees in respect of pension and asset allocation strategies
- Active management of pension scheme trustee relationships to deliver the Group’s targeted aims

The Individual

Ideally a qualified actuary with significant experience within defined benefit pension schemes. The applicant should also have a strong working knowledge of ALM, investment markets and strategies.

Career progression:

- Likely future roles include management positions within the Group’s capital management function as well as senior regional capital and investment roles

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