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PENSION WISE Guidance Specialist - Motherwell and Wishaw Citizens Advice Bureau

Job Details

Job title
PENSION WISE Guidance Specialist
Closing date
Wednesday 7 November 2018
Week commencing 12 November 2018
Hours per week
35 hours per week (part time roles considered)
Type of contract
Fixed term to end of March 2021 (possibility of extension)
£24,000 - £30,000 per annum (pro rata)

More about the job

About the job

Pension Wise is the free and impartial HM Government service providing guidance to people about their defined contribution pension options.

Motherwell and Wishaw Citizens Advice Bureau is currently recruiting 4 Guidance Specialists. Working as part of team, successful candidates will provide quality information and guidance to people over the telephone, helping them to make better choices about their pension options.

You will have proven knowledge of pensions law and practice gained in a technical pensions role coupled with a thorough understanding of occupational and personal pension products and wider retirement issues. Strong communication skills and numerical ability are essential.

Successful candidates must be able to attend 6 days of induction training over 2 weeks in Glasgow commencing 3 December 2018.

Motherwell and Wishaw CAB offers excellent terms and conditions, including a total of 37 days leave (including public holidays) and a pension scheme with a 2% employer contribution. We have a flexitime scheme which enables our employees to work flexibly in line with organisational requirements, and as an inclusive employer we are happy to consider other flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

How to apply

For further details in the Appointment Brief and for information on how to apply contact Catherine Marshall on 01698 265349 or

When applying, please refer to the job description and provide a written statement that addresses how you meet the requirements of the role. You should include examples which demonstrate how you meet the requirements.

Please also complete the Personal Details Form and send this, along with your CV and written statement to by 5pm, Wednesday 7 November.

About the employer

Each Citizens Advice Bureau is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Each Citizens Advice Bureau is a registered charity and is a member of Citizens Advice Scotland (Scottish Charity No. SC016637)

Application pack