Pensions or insurance clerk/assistant
- Performs general clerical duties to support senior staff.
- Issues application forms, policy documents, reminders, claims forms and other standard documentation.
- Receives notice of changes to personal circumstances and updates files.
- Transfers information from application forms and other documentation to computerised records.
- Makes arrangements for financial advisers to visit clients and potential customers.
- Checks forms completed by clients and contacts clients to obtain additional information or to clarify details.
- Answers queries from clients and assists in interpreting and completing information requested on forms.
Typical Education Level
Level 2 NVQ; GCSE at grades A*-C
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 8% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for pensions or insurance clerk/assistant is £21,567
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,804. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for pensions or insurance clerk/assistant roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £21,567 per year. That is about £1,797 per month or £11.06 per hour. New workers generally start on £17,784, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £33,696
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,804 people are employed in the region.