Product Executive - Export - International Partnerships (Parental Cover)

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA

United Kingdom

Apply by: 10/11/2019

Product Executive - Export - International Partnerships (Parental Cover)

Shire Park, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the world’s largest retailers based in our Hertfordshire head office. We are looking for someone who is bright, logical and passionate about products, customers and new routes to market.

As part of our Food Export Partnerships team, you will be responsible for the day to day management of our key export product ranges, working alongside the UK buying teams range change schedule to ensure we have full visibility of product changes. It is vital data is kept up to date for our International Retail Partners, to ensure we are offering great product availability. Working collaboratively is essential to ensure all key stakeholders are engaged and changes are communicated effectively.

You will be supporting the Product Manager in building the Tesco brand internationally, ensuring we are offering the right product range in local markets. This is key to driving sales and ensuring the Tesco brand is well represented international. To achieve this you will be involved creating data reports from both internal and external systems, collating and presenting data in a readable format.

Finally, given the international reach of our Food Export Partnership business, it’s important that you are curious about international retailing and take the right steps into understanding how Tesco must adapt from channel-to- channel and county-to-country to serve our Retail Partners and their customers a little better every day.

You will be responsible for

  • Work across a matrix structure with the Partner Managers and operations to ensure systems are kept up to data with correct product details.
  • Day to day management of Partner ranges, to coincide with UK range changes.
  • Support the Product Manager in building the Tesco brand in markets with analysis reporting.
  • Conducting regular range reviews, using export sales data.
  • Working collaboratively with UK Buying Teams to ensure we have up to date product data.
  • Supporting in product queries from our international Retail Partners.
  • Assist in the export development work to drive continual process improvement.

You will need

  • Passionate about product with a keen interest to work within a fast paced retailer.
  • Interest in international trade, import/export processes.
  • Good planning, organisation and prioritisation skills.
  • Empathetic and a strong team player, supporting colleagues
  • Attentional to detail, working with various Tesco systems.
  • Communicating effectively with International Partners and Colleagues.
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing retail environments.

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

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!

NOTE: Should you be successful in your application, your offer will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details on 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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