Location: Shire Park, Kestral Way, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA
Apply by: 15/10/2021
Shire Park, Kestral Way, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA
Tesco PLC is one of the largest retailers in the world with over 300 companies trading in five markets. Listed on the London Stock Exchange, group turnover was £53bn (excluding fuel) for our financial year to 25 February 2021, with £1.8bn adjusted operating profit and a team of more than 360,000 colleagues dedicated to bringing best value, choice and service to our customers.
We have an unrivalled family of brands, a growing network of convenience stores and large stores as well as offering online shopping, Booker, F&F clothing, Tesco Mobile and Tesco Bank.
Our operations in the UK & Ireland are the largest in the Group with over 3,500 stores and 300,000 colleagues. Our international operations are organised regionally in Central Europe (Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia), and we have joint ventures in India.
We are a significant tax payer, in 2021 we collected and paid in excess of £5.2bn across a number of taxes.
Our Tax Team
Headed by our Group Tax Director, we have a team over 20 colleagues based in our UK head office, as well as over 30 colleagues across our international markets.
Reporting to the the Head of Direct Tax, the Tax Manager will be a key member of the direct tax team at Tesco. You will play a key role in running the group’s direct tax affairs, in particular, business partnering with key group functions and business units to ensure the direct tax consequences of transactions are properly considered in real time, working in conjunction with our outsource partners to ensure the group is compliant across direct taxes, dealing with HMRC enquires, providing input into business plans and projects and supporting on tax reporting matters.
Communication of tax matters
We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work. These include but aren’t limited to:
We are supportive of colleagues having conversations with hiring managers about what office presence will look like in the context of the role.
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.
Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.
All applicants will complete a competency-based interview but the process could also include assessment centres, telephone interviews, technical exercises, reasoning tests or informal discussions.
Our recruitment team will be in touch about your application and are happy to answer any questions you may have.