Pensions Assistant

Applications for this job are now closed

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join a small team responsible for the administration of our staff pension scheme. The post is for 21 hours per week and the working pattern is negotiable.
Greater London
Starting salary
£20,316 per annum (including London Weighting Allowance)
Closing date
15 November 2019
Contract type
Part time, permanent

About this job

The main duties of the post relate to maintenance of member records, dealing with inward and outward transfers and processing the full range of benefits payable from the scheme. Associated tasks include processing contribution income and involvement in developing our communications strategy.

Applicants will need to be able to show both experience and understanding of defined benefit pension scheme administration and relevant legislation.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please visit, please download and complete the General application form (under “Resources”).

Please send 4 copies of the completed application form along with a copy of the recruitment and disability monitoring form to: Serena Hadley, Finance Department, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY, quoting ref: ORD/35.

Completed application forms must be received at the above address no later than Friday 15th November 2019.

Interviews will be held on Friday 29th November.


UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.