Client Director

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Company: Mercer Description:

What you can expect:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join Mercer's client consulting team. Mercer is a global leader in consultancy and provides strategic advice to a wide range of clients across multiple industries. By ensuring all clients receive excellent service across our advisory business, Mercer helps clients to manage their financial outcomes by building and executing truly integrated solutions.

This exciting role reflects the need for specialist pension scheme governance in light of recent regulatory changes. Consulting on pension scheme governance will be crucial to assist trustee groups in ensuring their duties are fulfilled and to manage the operation of their schemes effectively. Scheme secretarial services will also increase in importance, particularly for trustee groups of large pension schemes, to ensure meaningful decision-making.

Particular tasks for this role include:
* Maintain a close working relationship with the Chair of the Trustees and support them with their duties
* Develop and operate a robust governance framework
* Develop and operate a strategy to assist Trustees fulfil their duties
* Assist with the delivery and coordination of the risk management framework
* Provide executive support to the full Trustee board and manage all aspects of the trustee meeting and committee meetings
* Co-ordinate trustee relationships with plan sponsor, members, Pensions Authority, Revenue Commissioners or any other necessary party
* Assist trustees in drafting member communications to ensure they are appropriate and fit for purpose

What you will be rewarded with:

Our employees enjoy excellent benefits such as:
* Competitive salary with annual review
* Up to 12% pension contribution
* Full healthcare cover
* Study Support
* Flexitime or flexistart
* Flexible working/potential to work from home
* Sports & Social clubs/Wellness Programme
* Paid annual leave and ability to purchase additional leave days
* Travel ticket/bike to work/dental are optional
* Subsidised canteen

We will rely on you for the following:

The role can be tailored to an individual's strengths and will facilitate the development of skills and experience over time, with a view to covering the following areas:
* Oversee the day to day management and development of important trustee relationships.
* Manage the delivery of key client projects to deadlines and budgets.
* Take a lead role at trustee meetings.
* Liaise with colleagues across teams and business lines to achieve successful outcomes for clients.
* Be responsible for the training and development of junior colleagues.
* Develop in-depth knowledge of Mercer's best ideas and solutions in order to provide valuable advice and communicate effectively with clients.
* Help drive revenue growth through the development of existing solutions
* Deliver results against own personal and business targets.

What you will need to have:
* At least 4 years' experience in a pension consulting or similar role
* Proven ability to deliver excellent client service and build strong working relationships with clients and colleagues.
* Comfortable in a client facing role, with experience presenting and managing client meetings.
* Strong organization skills. Proven ability to manage simultaneous projects and to meet multiple deadlines.
* An understanding of market developments, pension themes, and the key issues facing our clients.
* Proactive and goal orientated.
* Possess a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

Mercer believes in building brighter futures by redefining the world of work, reshaping retirement and investment outcomes, and unlocking real health and well-being. Mercer's more than 25,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. In Ireland, Mercer employs over 500 employees in offices based in Dublin and Cork. Mercer is a business of Marsh & McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world's leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, with 76,000 colleagues and annual revenue of $17 billion. Through its market-leading businesses including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit Follow Mercer on

We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients regardless of their gender expression or identity, marital or civil partnership status, ethnic origin, nationality, age, background, disability, sexual orientation or beliefs. We are proud of our inclusive culture where everyone feels empowered to bring their whole selves to work and thrive.

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