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Compliance Manager

Location
Leicester, Leicestershire
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
25 Feb 2021
The Client

Our client is a family owned, Licensed Garment supplier to the high street and they have a fantastic opportunity for a Compliance Manager to join their team. The company supply a range of products to high street retailers and supermarkets.

Compliance Manager - The Role:

  • Support the business with the ethical compliance programme for the group, undertaking investigations into potential ethical compliance issues.

  • Key approver of applications to set up or amend supplier details, providing business directors and senior management with recommendations based on risk assessments and vetting outcomes

  • Maintaining policy, user guides, supplier welcome packs, documentation and process flows for the end to end set up and on-boarding of new suppliers / customers and change of details of existing suppliers/ customers

  • Managing and overseeing KPI’s for the Compliance Department – worldwide Compliance Managers

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with Customers/ Retailers and Licensors. Work very closely and proactively for a good understanding of their COC and/ or specific requirements.

  • Great understanding of

  • Social & ethical audit programs (ETI, SMETA, BSCI, WALMART).

  • Technical audit

  • Environmental audit

  • Knowledge of sustainability programs: 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.

 

Compliance Manager- The Candidate:

  • Minimum 2-3 years experience as a Compliance Manager (factory auditing experience would be a great advantage).

  • Minimum 2-3 years experience of managing a team and working with retailers as well as suppliers.

  • Knowledge of factory auditing processes

  • Excellent planning / prioritising/organising skills

  • Highly organised with attention to detail

  • Ability to work under pressure & cope with tight deadlines

  • Previous experience in Customer/ Retailer Compliance and/ or Licensor Compliance requirements.

  • Familiar on Microsoft Office packages and Outlook.

  • Willing to travel as and when required.

  • Full Clean driving licence

 

Compliance Manager - The Package:

Competitive depending on experience

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Details

  • Job Reference: 00000174-1
  • Date Posted: 25 February 2021
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
    u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Website: https://uandisearch.com/
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Retail & Consumer Products, Sales & Marketing, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent