Lawyer (Pensions)

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Sector: Pension & Benefits Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Kal Ghazaleh

Lawyer / Pensions Lawyer

A Lawyer is needed for a multinational organisation based in London who are looking to employ an experienced Lawyer with an in-depth knowledge of Pensions!

The successful Lawyer will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:
* Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum
* 21 day's holiday
* Variable annual bonus based
* Pension Plan
* Career Progression

What the role entails:
Some of the main duties of the Pensions Lawyer will include:
* Contribute to the development of well-informed, consistent legal lines to take.
* Support the lead lawyers, working in multidisciplinary teams.
* Provide risk-based advice in relation to the development of operational policies and casework processes and in additional areas of individual specialisms, which may include public law, equality, judicial review risk mitigation, Data Protection Act (DPA) and Freedom of Information Act (FOI) legislation.
* Enable lines of business to manage public law risk through training and embedding of public law principles.

What you need to be the successful Pensions Lawyer
In order to be the successful Pensions Lawyer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:
* Relevant legal knowledge including: recent experience advising on Trust Law, Pension Schemes Acts 1993 and 2015, Pensions Acts 1995, 2004, 2008, 2011 and 2015, Public Service Pension Schemes Act 2013 and working knowledge of DPA and FOI principles.
* Demonstrable recent previous experience of advising trustees of large employer DC and DB schemes and detailed knowledge of those schemes' challenges.
* Knowledge of the operation of master trusts.
* Experience in knowledge management.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Lawyer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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