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Communication and Events Manager - Supplier Engagement

Job Title: Communication and Events Manager - Supplier Engagement
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: WRT-2021-01-10-0E3EE965AACC
Job Published: January 14, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Job Description

In this role you will lead your team to deliver world class communications and events for UK Food supplier partners alongside leading the Supplier Network owning the relationship with its external providers, to make it value adding for members.

You will be responsible for

  • Developing and leading a high performing team, giving them the opportunities to be their best.

  • Forecasting and managing your budgets effectively, always being cost conscious.

  • Working alongside the Head of Supplier Engagement to develop and deliver the communication strategy for all external partners.

  • Writing world class external communication to inform and upskill our supplier partners while making it simpler to partner with Tesco.

  • Leading and managing internal and external stakeholders to deliver world class supplier events for all of our food partners whilst leading the team to support your Colleagues with any external facing partner event.

  • Ensuring consistent delivery of communications and support events.

  • Making sure we lead innovative and informative events that make it easier for suppliers to partner with Tesco.

  • Ensuring the Network is focused on its core aims, content drives membership growth and gives value to members.

  • Negotiating annual contracts with network providers to deliver value.

Candidate Description

  • Writing external or internal communications,

  • Influencing

  • Stakeholder management

  • Mailchimp

  • Clear communication

  • Project Management

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Strategic thinking

Employer Description

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!

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, offering many varying working patterns across our business and we would love to hear from you!