Compliance Assurance Manager

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

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

United Kingdom

Apply by: 14/07/2019

Compliance Assurance Manager

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

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About the role

The Compliance Assurance Manager reports to the Head of Business Integrity, but will work closely with the Regulatory, Ethics & Compliance Director (in situations of potential conflict of interest with the Head of Business Integrity).

You will be responsible for

  • Developing the compliance assurance strategy with the REC Director and translating the strategy into a series of specific actions throughout each year;
  • Working with Legal and, where required, other compliance risk owners to develop appropriate and measurable compliance KPIs for compliance programmes; 
  • Overseeing and conducting bi-annual compliance assurance activity in business units around the Group to test implementation of compliance programmes, including anti-bribery, competition law, fraud and associated policies;
  • Reporting, including to the Group Risk & Compliance Committee, on implementation and effectiveness of compliance programmes, including proposals for improvements;
  • Overseeing the work of a shared Data Analyst (WL1) who will support with compliance monitoring activities that require the review of large datasets, and 
  • Developing and overseeing the implementation and operation of the GSCOP assurance programme, including reporting on compliance with GSCOP to Legal and business stakeholders.

You will need

  • Previous work experience worked in a Legal, Compliance, Audit or Finance role or environment 
  • A professional qualification in these fields is preferred.  
  • Experience of auditing or monitoring compliance with legislation or internal policies, including preparing detailed analyses and compliance reports.  Well-versed in, or be willing to learn about, recognised compliance monitoring standards (eg COSO/SCCE/ISO).  
  • Experience of using GRC tools, including Origami, is preferred.
  • Proven experience to analyse and interrogate large quantities of information; draw appropriate conclusions and present these clearly in both written and verbal form, 
  • Experience to operate with confidence when dealing with senior business stakeholders.
  • Experience of dealing sensitively and professionally with complex situations, such as determining or presenting evidence of breach of policy or regulation.   
  • Open to travel and will be respectful of cultural differences around the Group.

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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