Personal Assistant / Driver (Wales)

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: Pick Up: Brecon Beacons, Wales | Place of Work: Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1TW AL7 1TW

United Kingdom

Apply by: 03/06/2019


Personal Assistant / Driver (Wales)

Pick Up: Brecon Beacons, Wales | Place of Work: Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1TW AL7 1TW

You will be responsible for

Personal Assistant Duties

  • Managing the Directors diary and prioritising their workload, maintaining a high level of confidentiality at all times.
  • Reviewing and actioning emails to a support quick and timely response
  • Acting as the first point of contact for direct reports and organising team events
  • Arrange and facilitate senior management meetings by confirming agenda, attendance, collating of actions and next steps, producing executive summaries
  • Organise logistics/itinerary for national travel, always seeking cost effective & simple arrangements
  • Organise meetings/conferences/telepresence/functional events and supporting with equipment, production of required materials (printing etc.), venue liaison so all events run smoothly
  • Managing expenses collation and processing of items efficiently and timely
  • Ensuring effective running of department: holiday/sickness tracking in ETHAF, compliance, stationery, gift register
  • Tracking team budget and highlighting anomalies with Finance
  • Following our Business Code of Conduct

Driver Duties

  • Plan appropriate routes, taking into account traffic and weather conditions to ensure punctual arrival at all appointments
  • To drive legally and to ensure passenger’s comfort and safety at all times and keep the vehicle clean each day it is used.
  • To check the vehicle each working day, ensuring it is safe, legal, roadworthy and to organise service and repairs at agreed dealerships if required.

You will need

  • Strong Planning and Organisational Skills, including:
    • Diary planning 
    • Route/store planning
    • Hotel booking
  • Confidentiality and Punctuality
  • Facilitation skills to include conference calls and meetings
  • IT literate including E-mail, Spread sheet data, electronic calendar.

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!

If that sounds exciting then we'd love to hear from you!

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 20 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

Application process

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

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