Job Description

Duration: Permanent , Full time

The interview will be done in two parts with the first part being an Aptitude test to evaluate numerical skills, communication skills and ability to work under pressure. A formal interview will then be offered to those who have achieved a successful pass in the aptitude test.

Job purpose: To provide a front line service to scheme members and scheme employers of the North East Scotland Pension Fund. To administer the membership, calculation and payment of pension benefits in accordance with Local Government Pension Scheme (Scotland) Regulations.


The post holder needs to hold as a minimum:

Educated to Higher Grade or Equivalent


The post holder is expected to demonstrate:

Experience of using computer applications such as Microsoft Office and e-mail.
Be numerate
Excellent Communication Skills
Ability to work quickly and accurately
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to work with minimum supervision
Organisational skills

The Individual

Please see attached job profile for further information.

Aberdeen City Council is an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.

Flexible Working

We are happy to talk flexible working and offer flexible working for most roles in the organisation meaning that many of our employees enjoy the freedom of choosing a working pattern that suits them as much as it suits the organisation.

Disability Confident

Armed Forces

Guaranteed Interview Scheme

We have a number of guaranteed interview schemes available to applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our roles and who:

  • have a disability
  • are care-experienced and aged 16-29
  • are aged 16-24 and live in Aberdeen City or have been to an Aberdeen City Council school and are applying for a Modern Apprenticeship (except Trades apprenticeships)
  • have done a Foundation Apprenticeship with Aberdeen City Council and are applying for any apprenticeships relevant to the area in which they did their Foundation Apprenticeship
  • are New Scots aged 16-24 and are applying for any apprenticeships