Marsh & McLennan Pensions Analyst in United Kingdom

Are you seeking a position with a company that can offer ongoing training and long term career opportunities? Do you enjoy working with data, analysing reports and providing technical support to colleagues and clients? If so we have an exciting career opportunity as a Pensions Analyst here at Mercer.

Mercer provides a flexible and comprehensive benefits administration platform across the retirement, health care and voluntary benefits spectrum. Today, our teams administer benefits for around 7.5 million participants on behalf of more than 3,100 clients across the world. In pensions – as in our administration of healthcare and benefits schemes – we combine outstanding sector and product expertise with scalable technology, flexible platforms and a determination to define best practice in everything we do.

The successful candidate will join a team responsible for the compilation of business data requirements, completing pension calculation specifications, producing process documentation and providing support to core Retirement Administration business systems. Full training will be given however previous experience within an administrative or analytical role would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the analysis and interpretation of scheme rules, actuarial instructions and the production of basic calculation specifications.

  • Undertake aspects of the data load process including the identification and analysis of queries, the production of data risk reports and setting up scheme profiles.

  • Undertaking aspects of the data cleanse process with supervision including data analysis, data cleanse, data reconciliation and issue resolution.

  • Maintain accurate records to evidence the progress and profit of each project. Provide accurate and timely cost estimates for Project work where requested.

  • Development of standards and best practice


Qualifications, Skills & Experience Required:

  • Must have minimum GCSE grade A-C in English and Maths (or equivalent)

  • Preferably educated to degree level (or equivalent) ideally in a numerical / part numerical subject

  • Experience of prioritising and working on multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Previous administration experience with good analytical and reporting skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Flexible and adaptable to work demands with a willingness to learn and take on new challenges

  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel

At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers. We’re in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees — whether we’re designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs. Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future. We see people’s current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer. For more than 70 years, we’ve turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today. Visit for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @Mercer

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at:

Mercer LLC and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC).

Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

Mercer recognizes the need to balance work and personal commitment. At Mercer we believe all roles can flex. Please speak to us about all available working options