Reward Specialist - Slough

Slough, Berkshire
Competitive Salary
26 Feb 2018
26 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Ref: 12870

Job Title: Reward Specialist

Location: Slough

Salary: Competitive

Closing date: 10th March 2018

O2 is the commercial brand of Telefonica UK Limited, a leading digital communications company owned by Telefonica S.A. With over 25 million customer across the UK, O2 is one of the world`s most innovative companies putting our customers at the heart of everything we do.

We are more than just a network. We open up the endless possibilities of technology, connecting our customers to the things that they love and exploring new ways to open up the world for them. 

We are always on the lookout for great talent. Just like our customers, we our employees more. From a choice of benefits, rewards, training and ongoing career development there are many reasons to join O2.

About the Team:

At O2, we like to do things differently, and our approach to HR isn`t any different. We understand that businesses are constantly evolving to remain competitive and with that, we need to make sure that we provide an attractive proposition to both our current and future employees.

The Performance & Reward Centre of Excellence covers a wide variety of areas including; reviewing internal and external market pay, developing attractive benefit options, as well as policy governance and managing the bonus and share plans process.

Your Role:

As the Reward Manager you`ll gain valuable experience in connecting your reward knowledge to all reward activities and future reward developments at O2. You`ll be the key contact for Reward UK, specifically Executive Reward matters, and you`ll lead on a variety of projects and support wider HR initiatives. 

What are we after? Well that`s simple, someone who is an experienced Reward professional who would want to join a forward thinking HR team.


-To be a key point of contact and lead on all Reward related matters within both the UK HR team and the wider business
-Acting as ambassador for delivering a great reward experience to our people through efficient and effective systems, processes and policies
-You`ll have specific focus on the Executive pay review and bonus process
-You`ll be involved in projects with a range of complex and high profile development initiatives
-You`ll contribute to the effective and confidential operation of all matters relating to UK Executive and NED appointments

Skills & experience:

-Experience of working in a similar role 
-Experience with robust executive level reward 
-Job evaluation and market benchmarking skills (particularly Hay and WTW)
-Experience of supporting a UK remuneration committee and its Directors strongly desirable
-Able to maintain a high level of personal credibility and excellent working relationships within a HR team and wider business, specifically with senior management
-Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills and strong attention to detail is essential

Grade: PCGU

Salary and benefits:

We are looking to pay a competitive salary (depending on experience) for this position, and in addition we have some great benefits that could include a bonus, life cover, health care, holiday entitlement and lots of flexible benefits too.

Telefonica`s commitment to a great work-life balance allows us to consider flexible approaches to working. Like to know more? Feel free to raise it.

Joining Telefonica means opening up a world of freedom, support and possibility. A fascinating world where you`ll be able to think bigger, be bolder and try new things. And where there are endless opportunities to develop your career. 

There`s so much to discover. Your adventure starts here.