Supply Chain Manager - Retail Partnerships

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire AL7 1TW

United Kingdom

Apply by: 22/02/2019


Supply Chain Manager - Retail Partnerships

Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire AL7 1TW

About the role

Are you a Supply Chain Manager looking for a Supplier Collaboration role where you will partner with Tesco's overseas businesses and International retailers?

The Export Operations team is part of the Tesco UK Supply Chain. The team are responsible for ensuring orders for both Tesco overseas businesses and other International retailers are prepared and delivered to our Retail Partners around the world.

We work collaboratively with our Suppliers, Supply Chain & Tesco Distribution centres for stock availability. We manage the onward movement through a 3rd party consolidator and the onward freight management with our logistics providers.

We currently distribute to 33 countries across the world.  There are exciting plans over the next few years to grow the business ten times its current size.

You will be responsible for

  • Ways of working and collaborative working practices with our retail partners internationally.
  • Regular meetings and communication to structure best practice.
  • Support the set up of new business partners.
  • Managing availability.
  • Collating forecasts from retail partners across the world.
  • Collaborating with the supply chain teams and suppliers to ensure the suppliers are provided with timely forecasts.
  • Follow critical path for stock management for promotions and events.
  • Manage claims from retail partners.
  • Legal compliance.
  • Ensuring all country regulatory requirements are met before goods are ordered.
  • Collation of export documentation required for Tax and excise purposes.
  • Check of documentation to ensure it is collated accurately.
  • To organise regulatory checks prior to dispatch where required.
  • Following our business code of conduct.

You will need

  • Supply Chain Management experience
  • Retail operations
  • Proven experience of collaborative working

Should you be successful in your application, your offer will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details before your agreed start date.

What’s in it for you

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work.  These include but aren’t limited to:

  • An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco
  • Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day
  • A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Buy As You Earn Scheme
  • Save As You Earn Scheme
  • Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank
  • Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses

About us

Tesco has become a market leader by doing the little things that really matter for our customers and colleagues. It is part of what makes Tesco such a great place to work and we are proud to have been accredited as one of Britain’s Top Employers again this year.

We are the UK's number one retailer and we pride ourselves on offering a great shopping experience. We are passionate about our food, merchandise and services and will always try to get things right for our customers.

But did you know we also offer great job opportunities? With stores, distribution centres and offices across the UK, we have a vast variety of roles and we are always looking for people who have a hunger to work with customers and colleagues across our exciting business. We believe in treating each other with respect and giving everyone an equal opportunity to get on. It's our people that make the difference every day - helping us make a difference for our customers.

We are proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco where everyone is welcome and truly feels able to be themselves. At Tesco, we not only celebrate diversity, but recognise the value and opportunity it brings to enable us to serve our shoppers a little better every day. We strive to create a workforce that reflects our customers not only here in the UK, but worldwide. Our aim is to attract and welcome a diverse range applicants from all walks of life and we would love to hear from you!

Application process

Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.

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