Finance Manager - Group Capital FP&A

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

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

United Kingdom

Apply by: 31/05/2020

Finance Manager - Group Capital FP&A

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

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About the role

Working within the Group Capital team, you will take the lead in driving consistency in the way we manage Capital across the Group. You will influence capital strategy through clear data and insight, and challenge the business to use this to optimise decisions.

Through this role you will be responsible for defining and implementing best practice framework and process for capital investments across the Group. You will work closely with the business units to provide clarity, guidance and support.

The Group Capital role will be accountable for leading capital planning including strategic plans, annual budget and forecasts. This includes ensuring capital allocation is data driven, and that planned capital investments will achieve the Global hurdle rates and KPIs.


You will be responsible for

The role will be responsible for aligning property business case models across the group, ensuring consistency, easy to use models for business partners and clear process of updating standards.

  • Ensure strong relationships are built with both finance and non-finance stakeholders  globally
  • Working with the Group finance teams, business unit’s internal capital FPA teams and asset management to ensure best practice and capital policies are adopted.
  • Ensure capital reporting across the group is efficiently delivered and consistent
  • Delivering the annual capital prioritisation exercise working with the local country business planning teams
  • Delivering high quality Capital Planning and Review packs to ensure the Business leaders are fully engaged in Group capital strategy, planning and performance

You will need

  • An analytical mind-set and attention to detail
  • Strong management reporting skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • The ability to influence Senior stakeholders
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas simply to a wide range of stakeholders with varying levels of understanding
  • Strong integrity, empathy, drive and resilience and a keen sense of ownership
  • Educated to degree level in relevant subject (or relevant experience in industry)
  • Professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Demonstrable commercial experience
  • Working knowledge of process improvement methodologies
  • Drive and enthusiasm to get the job done

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:

  • Annual bonus scheme where you can earn up to 3.5% of base salary
  • Holiday starting at 25 days plus a personal day (plus 8 Bank holidays)
  • On-site state of the art gym at our Welwyn Campus with discounted “Gympass” membership & free health checks via Nuffield Health
  • Retirement savings plan - save between 4% and 7.5% and Tesco will match your contribution
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Share Schemes – Join our ‘Buy As You Earn’ & ‘Save As You Earn’ share schemes after 3 months service
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 3 months service
  • Colleague Discounts:
    • 10% increasing to 15% after every pay day for a four day period, off most purchases at Tesco 
    • 10% off One Stop
    • 10% off pay monthly & SIM only deals with Tesco Mobile
    • 20% off all F&F purchases
    • 20% off car, pet and home insurance at Tesco bank. T&C’s apply
    • 25% off Tesco Café
    • 50% off complete glasses purchases & free eye tests (other offers available) at Vision Express
    • 50% off health checks at Tesco Pharmacy
  • An exclusive deals and discounts website saving you money on everyday purchases, treats for the family, eating out and utility bills for the home
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Shuttle Bus Service to/from Hatfield & Welwyn Garden City Station to Welwyn Campus & Hatfield Offices
  • Opportunities to get on - take advantage of our ongoing learning opportunities and award-winning training, to help you achieve the job and career you want
  • Our Employee Assistance Programme helps you deal with life’s challenges
  • Financial wellness - Tesco has partnered with experts to help you make the most of your money
  • Get involved in a range of fundraising activities with our long-term charity partners

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.
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, offering many varying working patterns across our business, 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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