Director, Pensions Risk & Assurance

Job Title: Director, Pensions Risk & Assurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Reference: REF-EQ-IPU7RE5
Contact Name: Steve Bromwich
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 10:53

Job Description

We are Crowe - one of the UK’s foremost Audit, Advisory and Tax experts. We are part of Crowe Global, offering the right combination of global reach and expertise to help our clients succeed.


The Crowe Pension Funds team are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a broad range of pension scheme experience, to assist them in expanding business in pension scheme risk management and assurance services.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to be a member of a team who are committed to working with trustees to optimise pension scheme risk management, control procedures and assurance programs resulting in better pension scheme governance.

The individual will work with the Pension Fund partners and other specialists within the firm to develop and implement robust and best practice risk frameworks and assurance services for pension scheme trustees.

This is an opportunity to develop and shape this exciting and evolving practice area and the individual should therefore also demonstrate enthusiasm and an aptitude for business development.


The individual needs to demonstrate the following:

  • Large pension scheme experience
  • Knowledge of the pensions industry
  • Good networking and client management skills
  • Experience of working with pension schemes in reviewing, updating and implementing risk management processes and undertaking assurance work (e.g. internal audit or similar)
  • Effective team leader
  • Experience and enthusiasm about adding value to clients
  • Proactive in identifying opportunities
  • Work as a member of a team

The individual’s time will be 25% focused on promotion, writing articles and working with the partners and our marketing team to deliver relevant seminars. The remaining time will be providing risk consulting services to clients.


About the Crowe Pension Funds team

Crowe U.K. LLP is a leading provider of pensions audit, tax, advisory and risk services to many of the UK's leading pension schemes, many with billions of assets under management.

We strive to support good trustee governance by contributing to pensions sector working parties and providing first class audit, accounting, tax and risk management services to pension schemes.

Our multi-award winning Pension Funds group is one of our firm's four strategic sector groups and the pensions audit and risk team work closely with IT, forensic and tax specialists within our firm.

In our business, people come first. We work closely together to foster excellent working relationships with our clients. Our internal staff surveys show high levels of satisfaction and our client surveys show we are providing high levels of service and adding value.