Ethical Compliance Manager

Zachary Daniels
Edinburgh, UK
18 Jun 2019
22 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Zachary Daniels are exclusively partnered with one of the UK's fastest growing fashion retailers, looking to appoint an Ethical Compliance Manager into the team. Operating as a multi channel retailer both within the UK and Internationally, the Head Office team offers a fun, vibrant, passionate and fast paced environment. With results to be proud of and a very clear vision, our client shows no signs of slowing down As Ethical Compliance Manager you will: Lead the ethical compliance programme for the group, identifying any potential ethical compliance issues and investigating accordingly Work cross functionally across 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 Lead teams cross functionally in achieving the company's ethical sourcing objectives in line with the Modern Slavery statement Create, establish and maintain effective relationships with suppliers to resolve ethical issues and ensure continuous improvement Implement corrective action plans with suppliers working towards clear timelines for remediation Complete spot checks in both the UK and global manufacturing sites Create and manage supply chain database ensuring that all manufacturing sites are compliant and have relevant SMETA Develop and manage programme to gain transparency beyond tier 1 manufacturing sites Conduct internal audits across the estate Manage Sedex membership and ensure all relationships are kept current Liaise with any third party employment agencies to ensure minimum standards are being met Communicate ethical standards to internal and external stakeholders About You You will be a confident communicator with the ability to adapt based on audience You will offer a proven track record in developing and managing social compliance auditing and related services Experience and understanding of the manufacturing process Experience of monitoring supply chain compliance in the retail sector Have strong understanding of relevant UK and international legislation and guidance including UK employment law, ETI base code and the Modern Slavery Act Sound understanding of the SMETA audit methodology and relevant audit tools Experience of factory assessments, detailing visit observations and findings SA8000 training desired To be considered for the position of Ethical Compliance Manager for our client based in Glasgow, please apply today BBBH13698 This job was originally posted as