We are recruiting for an experienced Compliance Officer to join a leading Leicester manufacturer of licenced apparel, footwear and accessories. Working with global brands they provide award winning designs for the entire family.
Support the business with the ethical compliance programme for the group, undertaking investigations into potential ethical compliance issues.
Manage customer, licensor specific requirements from the compliance point of view and attend regular meetings.
Great understanding of ethical audit programs: SMETA, BSCI, etc.
Understanding and ability to research sustainability programs, new initiatives: GOTS, BCI, Higg Index, etc.
Work throughout the organisation to ensure the company is at the forefront of ethical trade both for the business and its suppliers
Monitor the supply base through pro-active management of our audit programme & drive improvement through ongoing work with suppliers and with the support of the in-country teams.
Previous experience in the compliance field (factory auditing experience would be a great advantage).
Maintain strong customer relationship
Attend customer, licensor meetings.
Occasionally conduct factory visits/ audits.
Previous experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment
Ability to work under pressure & cope with tight deadlines
Attention to detail
Previous experience in auditing would be an advantage
Familiar with Microsoft Office packages and Outlook
£25,000 to £28,000 per annum depending upon experience
If you are interested in this role please apply today!
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