Overview

Our Client is a successful supplier of Fresh Produce to the Retail sector. As their partnership with their customer grows, they offer the exciting opportunity for an Ethical Compliance Manager to join them in this new key position.

This Ethical Compliance Manager role is at the heart of what they do; it is the key link between their growers for all aspects of ethical sourcing. It is critical that they establish excellence in this area to deliver industry leading standards and customer satisfaction.

Duties include;

Working with the auditing team on accommodation risk assessment / Including risk assessments in the UK against UK legislation

The review of all fresh produce suppliers / growers for compliance to the ETI Base Code and SMETA standards

Attend relevant customer ethical conferences and seminars and update the team accordingly

Support the inhouse compliance team in other due-diligence requirements

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful business, at an exciting time and gain knowledge and experience within the technical team.

Working closely with suppliers, this position will;

Manage the Ethical audit programme alongside the technical team & colleagues

Lead/manage third-party responsible sourcing audits such as SMETA

Ensure suppliers meet customers codes of practice

Assess current ethical sourcing status 

We require;

Ideally Fresh Produce / Food industry exposure

Experience in a similar ethical compliance role

Pesticides knowledge/experience; trials, research, spray trials / application, crop management, breeding would be beneficial

Excellent attention to detail, with the ability to work to a high level administratively

An experienced individual within ethical issues / supplier compliance would be beneficial

Hours; Monday – Friday, 8.00am-  5.00pm, with some flexibility

Salary; up to £50k DOE

Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Ethical Compliance Manager / Ethical Trade Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV in application to info@tailormaderesources.co.uk