Finance Business Partner

Job Title: Finance Business Partner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Salary: Competitive
Reference: tesco/TP/4505775/452899
Contact Name: Daniel Foster
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 15, 2019 10:06

Job Description

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.

You will ensure a consistent approach is adopted across the Group for post investment performance reviews. You will ensure that there are clear processes in place to help the business understand and implement learnings as a result of these reviews. 
You will be responsible for

Influencing the business to optimise capital investments in a consistent way across the Group
Lead the Capital Post Investment Review process for the Group, with reviews at UKLT and Exec twice a year 
Coordination of the UK’s Investment Committee & TAG Process, working closely with business units to ensure suitable capital investment papers are presented for approval by the Committee
Ensure strong relationships are built with both finance and non-finance stakeholders  globally
Delivering the Group capital policy and templates to ensure consistent best practice approach across the Group 

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 
  • Demonstrable commercial experience 
  • Working knowledge of process improvement methodologies
  • Drive and enthusiasm to get the job done
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 25 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