Our Client is a highly successful supplier of Fresh Produce to the retail sector, and as their partnership with their customers continues to grow, they offer the exciting opportunity of Ethical Compliance Coordinator / Assistant to join their energetic and passionate technical team based in Kent.
The position of Ethical Compliance Coordinator / Assistant will report to Senior Management, and will assist to ensure all fresh produce suppliers / growers have the correct ethical third-party audits in line with customer standards and approved auditing bodies.
Duties will include;
Working with the Compliance Auditing team to gather data and complete accommodation risk assessments, in line with customer Human Rights Policies
Review Fresh Produce suppliers / growers for ethical third-party audits compliance, to meet customer requirements; SMETA, SIZA, etc.
Attend relevant customer ethical conferences / seminars and update the team accordingly
Champion SEDEX, working to ensure all supplier sites are compliant
Support the inhouse compliance team administratively as required
Collate ethical data as required
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful business, at an exciting time, to gain knowledge and experience within a highly knowledgeable technical team.
Fresh Produce / Food industry exposure, with Ethical / Supplier Compliance knowledge being highly beneficial
Pesticides knowledge/experience advantageous; trials, research, spray trials / application, crop management, breeding
Commercial approach, with the ability to communicate professionally with suppliers and customers
Excellent attention to detail, with the ability to work to a high level administratively
A Graduate with a relevant Degree would be considered
Hours; Monday – Friday / 8.00am – 5.00pm, with some flexibility required
Salary; Dependent on experience offered; up to £28k
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Ethical Compliance / Technical Coordinator / Assistant on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send an up to date CV for consideration to firstname.lastname@example.org