There is great interest in the advertised jobs, reports the Focus. Accordingly, by the middle of the week, the DRV had received a total of 6.660 applications for the positions.
The board member of the DRV Bund, Stephan Fasshauer, was confident that he would be able to fill the positions quickly. The technical preparations were also on schedule, Fasshauer told Focus: "The digital networking with the tax authorities and automation are progressing very quickly, so that we will start the test phase in March." The basic pension is due to come into force on July 1, 2021.