Executive Reward Manager - Open to flexibility

London (Greater)
12 May 2017
12 Jun 2017
Contract Type

Executive Reward Manager - Open to flexibility

Diageo’s ambition is to be the best performing, most trusted and respected consumer products company in the world. Having an appropriate reward strategy and programmes in place to drive delivery of our performance goals and talent strategy is a critical enabler of this.

We have a very proud commitment to developing our people and the opportunities to move throughout the business and develop your career are significant. 

Our purpose, celebrating life, every day, everywhere means that our brands are part of celebrations big and small. We believe that living our purpose in full is to make the most of life - to be the best you can be at work, at home, with friends, in the community, and for the community.


  • Diageo’s reward practices will set us apart from our competition – we will ensure that we can attract and retain the best talent from across the globe.
  • Diageo’s reward programs are inspiring employees to be fully engaged in the business and performing at their best.
  • Diageo’s reward programs are clear and simple both to communicate and to administer – employees fully understand the programs and there is transparency in how they are applied to each person.
  • Diageo’s business performance is positively impacted by our reward programs – employees understand the links between business outcomes and rewards.
  • Diageo’s behaviours and values are reinforced by the reward interventions – employees see the link between what they do, how they do it and the reward that they receive.
  • Diageo’s governance of reward programs is fully aligned with being the most trusted and respected business.
  • Diageo is an external benchmark for Reward.

Qualifications and experience required 

  • A personal passion for Reward and the impact it can have on business performance and individual engagement
  • Minimum of 3 years’ specialist reward experience OR minimum 3 years’ finance / treasury / strategy / investor relations experience.
  • Financially astute – understands business performance measures and financial instruments e.g. share options.
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills with a data driven approach and first-rate attention to detail.  Able to interpret, simplify and communicate complex data.
  • Articulate and persuasive with strong written and oral communication skills, with experience of successfully managing a broad range of senior stakeholders.

Diageo’s values are reinforced on a day to day basis; celebrating life, every day, everywhere. We are immensely proud of our brands and there are regular events and activities on-site that celebrate our successes. We also have a bar downstairs that serves some of our latest innovations.