Tesco Overview

  • www.tesco-careers.com
  • Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1919
  • Company - Private
  • Grocery Shops & Supermarket
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

As a leading multinational retailer, with more than 360,000 colleagues, we aim to serve customers every day with affordable, healthy and sustainable food – to help them enjoy a better quality of life and an easier way of living. Founded in 1919 by Jack Cohen using the £30 he ...
Mission: 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 ...

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Calling all HGV drivers! We’ll help fuel your wallet this summer. Join before 30th September 2021 to receive a bonus of £1,000 in April 2022, plus a weekly market supplement in addition to your basic pay. Click below to apply now or text ‘TESCOHGV’ to 60777.
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January 21, 2019
Increasing customer interest in fortified foods has prompted our business to uniquely start boosting fibre content in some of its most popular snacks. In a move to help customers increase their dietary fibre we have started to boost fibre to own label foods starting with pies, pasties, sausage rolls and chilled breads. It follows Government guidelines which recommended that the average daily intake of fibre needed to nearly double in order for Brits to lead a healthier lifestyle. Angela Hughes our Food Developer who has overseen the move, lost her beloved grandfather to bowel cancer and her father also has the disease. When Angela’s doctor said there was a strong chance of her also contracting the hereditary disease she asked colleagues if she could use her expertise to try and help others avoid the same fate. Read the full story here: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQbNR
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Tesco Reviews

3.8
73%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
Approve of CEO
Ken Murphy
Ken Murphy
259 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Company with a heart"

Dec 12, 2020 - Buying Manager in Welwyn Garden City, England, England
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Benefits, work-life balance, range of projects, fast-pace and senior-leadership accessibility. People focused and a growth mindset culture (especially leaders).

Cons

Diversity, inconsistent development plans, internal feedback culture, lack of structure in meetings. Feels relatively hierarchical sometimes.

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work around listening to colleagues and promoting employee wellbeing.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Tesco

3.9
(3748 reviews)

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Tesco Interviews

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Positive71%
Negative11%
Neutral18%
Getting an Interview
Applied online86%
In Person5%
Employee Referral3%
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    Anonymous Employee in Broughton, North West England, England, England
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Tesco (Broughton, North West England, England, England) in Jul 2018

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    Anything the management needed me to do that didn't require additional training, such as shelf stacking, rumbling and during the pandemic making sure safety procedures were being followed.
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Tesco Awards & Accolades

  • Customer InnovationRetail Week Awards2018
  • Best GrocerRetail Week Awards2018
  • Best Places to InterviewGlassdoor Employees Choice Award2017
  • Online Supermarket of the YearThe Grocer2014
  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate EmployersThe Sunday Times (UK)2012

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Does Tesco offer massages?

...Good benefits such as the colleague club card or free fruit for colleagues...

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