Ethical Compliance and Sustainability Assistant


£Competitive + Benefits


Posted 3 weeks ago

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Acre is pleased to be working with a leading global apparel group in their search for an Ethical Compliance and Sustainability Assistant. This is a brand-new hire which will help implement the group's strategic 3-year vision around compliance and sustainability. The successful candidate will work closely with the Compliance and Sustainability Manager to advance ethical compliance and drive sustainability partnership with key customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the compliance and sourcing strategy, onboarding new suppliers
  • Reviewing audits, working with in-country teams on corrective actions plans
  • Communicating and working closely with customer accounts on supporting specific ethical compliance programmes
  • Managing and tracking engagement across internal stakeholders and acting as the key contact for the vendor compliance system management
Working within a global team, the successful candidate will be an engaging self-starter, confident working with different cultures and working practises.

Skills and capabilities:

  • Good knowledge of standards such as ETI and systems such as SEDEX & BSCI
  • A degree of experience in an ethical trading role, ideally from an apparel background
  • Strong analytical capabilities including experience handling audit reports
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills with proven ability to influence and engage at different levels
The exciting pan-European position offers exceptional growth opportunities within a large, global organisation and exposure to large brands, retailers and hypermarkets. If you have the ambition to be successful within a leading supply chain organisation; please apply for this Ethical Compliance and Sustainability Assistant role below.

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Liam Goldsworthy +44 (0)207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH7568