Project Manager - Reward and Benefits (18 months Fixed Term Contract)

Hours: 35

Salary: £0 - £0

Location: Welwyn Garden City

United Kingdom

Apply by: 21/06/2019


Project Manager - Reward and Benefits (18 months Fixed Term Contract)

Welwyn Garden City

About the role

We're looking for a Project Manager, with experience of working on HR projects, to join us here at our impressive Head Office in Welwyn Garden City, to lead the creation, development and implementation of the digital roadmap for all benefits processes across over 300,000 colleagues.  

In this exciting role, you'll be liaising heavily with our People Transformation team, internal stakeholders and our off-shore support centre in India to understand, map, propose and implement potential process improvements which can be made following the introduction of a new HR technology platform.  

This is a role for someone who enjoys solving problems, and who can cut through complex, matrix-style environments to deliver projects which enable positive change and drive efficiency.  It's a true end to end project management role, working on a programme which has the full backing of the leadership team and where you will truly make an impact on a huge scale within one of the UK's most well-known brands!  

You will be responsible for

  • Managing multiple colleague benefit projects that support the broader UK Reward & Benefits strategy  (many of the projects will have a digital focus as we aspire to 'go paperless' and simplify colleague journeys for accessing benefits).
  • Establishing project plans to get us from where we are to where we want to be, maintaining a clear governance framework throughout.
  • Writing proposal papers for discussion by UK Leadership Team.
  • Working with relevant stakeholders, particularly HR Teams, Technology and Communications, at all levels and across business areas or functions as required.
  • Following our Business Code of Conduct and always acting with integrity and due diligence.

Key people and teams you'll work with;

-Communications, Technology, HR Transformation
-HR Managers and Business Partners
-Shared service teams in UK and India (remotely)
-External suppliers and USDAW union

You will need

Operational skills;

  • An experienced Project Management who is passionate about end-to-end project development and implementation.
  • Experience of managing HR Projects
  • Demonstrable experience of navigating complex, matrix-style organisations to deliver transformational business projects.
  • Strong planning and organisational skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines and manage conflicting priorities.
  • A creative thinker with a pragmatic approach and ability to provide alternative solutions where established processes are not fit for purpose or are a risk to GDPR.
  • Confident and able to influence at all levels with strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Excellent analytical, numerical and problem solving skills.

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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