Ethical Trade & CR Specialist


£Competitive + Benefits


Posted 3 weeks ago

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Acre is pleased to be working with a leading apparel retailer to find an Ethical Trade and CR Specialist initially on a 3 month fixed term basis, with the high likelihood for extension. This hire will provide essential support in delivering the CSR strategy across the business.


  • Assessing risks and opportunities across supplier factories and working with suppliers to manage these on an ongoing basis
  • Delivering on the organisation's Modern Slavery commitments
  • Support on relevant research projects as part of the organisation's membership to different multi-stakeholder initiatives including ETI, Accord, WWF and BSCI
  • Assisting with all internal and external reporting exercises

The successful candidate, reporting into the CSR Manager, will have a strong interest in Ethical Trade, Environment and Animal Welfare issues, with the proven ability to operate at all levels.

Skills required:

  • Experience working within an international supply chain
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of ethical trade and its application in global retail supply chains
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, research and investigation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in demanding time pressured environments

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-directed individual who is eager to assist in shaping and developing CR within a large fashion retailer. If you have the ambition, skills and experience required, please apply below.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Liam Goldsworthy +44 (0)207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH7388