Willis Towers Watson Junior Retirement Consultant (Defined Benefits Team) in Lisbon, Portugal

Junior Retirement Consultant (Defined Benefits Team)

Date Posted: March 21, 2018

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JOB DESCRIPTION

The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com.

The Business

We combine expertise in retirement and investment consulting to support organizations worldwide in designing, managing and communicating all types of retirement benefits plans. We work with the clients to develop strategies around benefits design and management, embedded in their compensation objectives, to ultimately contribute to employee’s engagement. We take into account the nature of our clients’ business, the composition of their workforce and goals for benefit adequacy, competitiveness and cost management.

The Role

Defined Benefit Junior Consultant

As a junior consultant, you will work beside some of the industry’s top consultants while you develop technical knowledge and skills. You will develop your ability to make long-term financial projections, analyse pension plans, calculate long term benefits liabilities, apply international accounting standards principles and recommendations, and advise clients in their defined benefit schemes, aligned with market practice and clients needs.

We offer a temporary contract for the 1 year with the possibility to become a permanent member of our team after 12 months as long as the candidate has shows a great performance.

Your main responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Use analytical skills, communication and, sometimes, decision-making

  • Build relationships internally and collaborate effectively on cross-functional teams

  • Demonstrate natural ease and effectiveness when dealing with clients/colleagues at all levels

  • Meet chargeable hours targets

  • Develop technical knowledge and skills in the Benefits area

The Requirements

  • University degree in a numerical field

  • Good knowledge of Excel

  • Fluent Portuguese

  • Knowledge of English language

  • Problem solving skills

  • Results-driven; focused on achieving results that promote business success

  • Organized; able to work and think in a methodical and orderly way

  • Committed to quality; continuously works to achieve the highest quality standards

  • Team player; ability to work independently as well as in a team

  • Ability to multitask

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JOB SNAPSHOT

  • Employee Type:Fixed Term Contract

  • Location:Lisbon, Lisboa, PT

  • Experience:N/A

  • Date Posted:March 21, 2018