Project Manager - Payments

  • Department: Chief Transformation Office (CTO)
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Published: 29/03/2022
  • Apply by: 30/05/2022

Payments Project Manager, Permanent


Excellent Salary & Benefits

Our purpose

At Tesco our purpose is to help our customers, communities, and the planet a little better every day. And at Tesco Bank we aim to give our customers smarter money helps, for everyday life, building on the foundations that have made Tesco a truly great British brand – and a success worldwide. Bringing that success to the financial services industry means attracting the finest talent to our senior and specialist roles, creating a backbone of excellence for our business – and offering professionals like you the chance to make a wide-ranging and long-lasting impact in a business that’s breathing new life into the industry.

We're on a mission to make our customers happier and more successful by putting them in control of their finances.

The Role

Tesco Bank is looking for a Payments Project Manager who will support projects to enable the development of Tesco Bank’s payment services for customers across all channels. You will manage projects for delivery of payments change to ensure Tesco Bank continues to provide services that meet the needs of customers and the bank; that comply with relevant regulatory and card/payment scheme requirements; and function 24/7.

You will be:

  • Managing and delivering projects in line with Bank methodologies. Using appropriate toolsets, ensuring required governance is followed and that budgets and KPIs are met
  • Tracking, reporting and management of budgets, risks, assumptions, issues, and dependencies - escalating as required
  • Collaborating with the Payment Strategy team to understand their payments strategy, portfolio performance and identifying opportunities and threats
  • Monitoring industry developments, forums and working groups to review, shape and support delivery of industry, regulatory and scheme changes
  • Working with SMEs to other Tesco Bank/Tesco Group projects and scheme attestations
  • Understanding the payment risks, controls, and events in line with Tesco Bank’s Risk Management Framework
  • Identifying opportunities to improve or simplify processes, reduce costs and/or improve customer experience and update procedural and process documentation as required.

What you’ll bring:

We work in a fast paced and inclusive team. If you feel you hit most of the brief, it’s worth exploring to further develop your career here with us at Tesco Bank.

  • Payments experience relevant to portfolio is vital
  • Significant project and/ or change management experience is essential
  • Experience of working in financial services is desirable
  • Experience of payments systems and regulation is essential
  • Confident in reviewing and interpreting industry, regulatory, payment scheme and supplier documentation
  • Demonstrable understanding of card or non-card payments knowledge relevant to portfolio
  • Cards/Payments experience in a payments or product management role is advantageous
  • Line management experience
  • Strong coaching and mentoring background.

How to apply

We are proud to have an inclusive culture at Tesco Bank where everyone truly feels able to be themselves. At Tesco Bank, we not only celebrate diversity, but recognise the value and opportunity it brings to enable us to help our shoppers manage their money a little better every day.

We value our people and diverse team and believe the variety of backgrounds and experiences make us stronger to achieve our goals. We encourage colleagues to be productive, focus on meaningful work, and look for ways to further develop themselves & career, and have an excellent work/life balance. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need, and we'll explore what's possible.

Our colleagues are working remotely. Looking to the future, we are excited to understand our ‘new normal' and are committed to exploring the opportunities that a hybrid working environment could bring for our wider team. If you’re interested in finding out more about what a career at Tesco Bank looks like, click apply to find out more!

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