Learning & Development Manager - Head Office Finance

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: Shire Park, Kestral Way, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA

United Kingdom

Apply by: 30/06/2019

Learning & Development Manager - Head Office Finance

Shire Park, Kestral Way, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA

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About the role

Capability is at the heart of learning at Tesco.  This role is predominantly focused on identifying technical skills and designing learning solutions for our Finance Head Office colleagues. 
It will entail strong stakeholder management, a comprehensive understanding of the end to end Learning cycle and a passion for enabling people to fulfil their potential and grow their capability. 
The successful candidate will be an experienced self-starter with a track record for delivering effective technical learning solutions in a corporate environment.
You will own and champion the Learning blueprint, sharing expertise and best practice with stakeholders to enable a relevant, impactful and engaging learning experience for colleagues which meets Tesco training standards.

You will be responsible for

  • Leading multiple, complex learning projects for Finance
  • Building learning and development capability in Finance to enable teams to successfully identify learning needs and skills
  • Ensuring technical learning initiatives follow learning design best practice and enable colleagues to have the best possible learning experiences 
  • Evaluating learning initiatives to ensure we can measure the return on investment to colleagues and the business. 
  • Using insight and data to steer your projects
  • Consulting / partnering with stakeholders and subject matter experts to build effective learning solutions
  • Championing and role modelling all leadership and management skills development at Tesco
  • Actively contributing to a culture of Learning at Tesco
  • Managing our relationships with our external expert partners 

You will need

You’ll need to have demonstrated experience of:
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Stakeholder management 
  • Great project management and presentation skills
  • Expert communication skills 
  • Building trusted relationships with a diverse set of stakeholders
  • Striving for continuous improvement, finding better ways of doing things
  • Bring about changes quickly and effectively
  • Dedication to putting customers and colleagues at the heart of everything you do
  • Innovation and pragmatism, examples of creative solutions that really work
  • An understanding of Finance/Financial experience will be helpful
You will also be:
  • Able to effectively plan and organise, be responsive, creative and a self-starter 
  • Able to build trusted relationships with peers and senior leadership 
  • Able to demonstrate strong communication and presentation skills to all levels of seniority and disciplines within the organisation. 
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge of latest learning trends and how people learn

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

Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are at home, out shopping, on the move, anywhere in the world.
Our core purpose is ‘Serving Britain's shoppers a little better every day’.
Our business was built with a simple mission – to be the champion for customers, helping them to enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. This hasn't changed. Customers want great products at great value which they can buy easily and it's our job to deliver this in the right way for them.
In the UK, we serve some 66 shoppers every second, so it's our goal to ensure every one of those customers experiences just a little better service on each visit.
We want our customers to be inspired and whatever they are looking for, we’re finding bigger and better ways to provide it.
We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer excitement, a great team, an excellent benefit package and significant career development opportunities.
If that sounds exciting then we'd love to hear from you.
NOTE: 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. 

Application process

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

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