Responsible Sourcing Manager - Fashion Lifestyle Brand

Recruiter
Switch Consulting Recruitment Limited
Location
Hampshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Feb 2019
Closes
20 Feb 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job title: Responsible Sourcing Manager - Mat Cover

Location: South Coast / England

Salary: Competitive

THE CLIENT:

Our client is looking to speak with sourcing experts who might be interested in exploring an opportunity with a leading lifestyle retailer based near the Southern Coast of England.

Perhaps you're looking for a move away from the corporate world yourself or simply a new work-life balance? If so, and this sounds like the change of scenery you're looking for - please do not hesitate to reach out to explore the details.

THE CANDIDATE

Reports into Director of Merch & Sourcing

Will have the Sourcing Coordinator reporting into them

  • Ensure the implementation and day-to-day delivery of the Responsible Sourcing Programme
  • Ensure sourcing risks are assessed and mapped across the supply chain
  • Work closely with the UK sourcing team to ensure challenges relating to responsible sourcing are timely and appropriately communicated
  • Driving the delivery of sustainable materials targets.
  • Conducting training on sustainable raw materials sourcing and ethical trading
  • Working cross-functionally to support in the delivery of projects relating to the brands Sustainability Strategy.
  • Being prepared to conduct ethical audits / assessments at supplier sites.
  • Supporting on delivery and assessment of responsible sourcing projects, and ensuring information and data for these are well maintained
  • Acting as an ambassador within the business for promoting responsible sourcing standards and sustainable material targets
  • Contributing to the delivery of communication activity, internally and with customers where relevant
  • Being the focal point of information relating to the responsible sourcing strategy as and when required for reporting or communication requirements
  • Representing the company at relevant ethical trade and sustainability events

If interested and would like to explore further apply today to find out more!

Due to the high volume of applicants we receive, if you have not received a response within 1 week of your application please consider this unsuccessful on this occasion.

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