Head of CR Reporting, Planning and Communications

Salary: Competitive

Location: Welwyn Garden City

United Kingdom

Apply by: 24/07/2019

Head of CR Reporting, Planning and Communications

Welwyn Garden City

About the role

In this role you will be responsible for Tesco's corporate responsibility/sustainability strategy, reporting and engagement with key external stakeholders.

You will be responsible for

  • Developing and delivering the Little Helps Plan - Tesco's sustainability strategy - ensuring that it continues to address Tesco's most material issues and reflect customer, colleague and stakeholder priorities
  • Engaging colleagues across the Tesco Group to support delivery of the Little Helps Plan
  • Monitoring progress against our key sustainability commitments through oversight of KPIs
  • Embedding the Little Helps Plan into the business by inputting to key business planning processes
  • Supporting governance of the Little Helps Plan, including through the Non-Exec Corporate Responsibility Committee
  • Accountable for delivery of Tesco's sustainability reporting, including working to integrate our non-financial and financial reporting, and ongoing communication of progress against the Little Helps Plan
  • Leading Tesco's engagement with investors on ESG issues, including managing Tesco's participation in ESG indices and benchmarks
  • Working with the insight team to gather insight on how our work is impacting trust in Tesco
  • Following our Business Code of Conduct and always acting with integrity and due diligence
  • Developing and leading a high performing team, giving them the opportunities to be their best
  • Forecasting and managing my budgets effectively, always being cost conscious

You will need

- Strategic thinking 
- Project Management skills
- Communications skills

- Corporate responsibility/sustainability expertise 
- Experience of developing and leading a strategy
- Communication experience

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 of up to 45% of base salary
  • Car Allowance of £7,320 per annum
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco.
  • A retirement savings plan:  6%-10% contribution rate
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Buy As You Earn Scheme
  • Save As You Earn Scheme
  • Health Screening every 2 years
  • 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.

Application process

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

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