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Responsible Sourcing/Ethics Manager

b3 jobs
West Yorkshire
£40,000 - £50,000
Closing date
5 Nov 2021

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Responsible Sourcing/Ethics Manager

Job ref: 62915 | £40,000 - £50,000 | West Yorkshire

The company

This role is working for a leading importer and trader of ambient food products for the UK foodservice, manufacturing, and retail sectors.

The job

The purpose of the Responsible Sourcing/Ethics Manager is to be responsible for the strategy and ethical trading/responsible sourcing programme for the business, plus conduct and maintain ethical risk assessment for new and approved suppliers.

You will understand specific customer objectives and tactical requirements and incorporate these into the overall supplier ethical trading/responsible sourcing programme to ensure supply chain integrity and transparency.

You will act as the expert on all matters relating to responsible/ethical sourcing and sustainability, keeping abreast of trends and developments industry-wide plus engage with external partners and stakeholders to ensure continuous alignment of global solutions and best practices.

Your experience

Your background will be within the global food production industry.

You will possess a strong understanding of responsible sourcing issues impacting large businesses, global trends with demonstrable experience working in a similar role.

You will also have excellent knowledge of ethical business issues and trends, legislation, responsible supply chain, environmental management, net-zero, and human rights etc.

Strong project management skills are essential, together with excellent reporting ability.

The flexibility to travel globally is also required.

More details

When you are not travelling, you will be based at the company head office in West Yorkshire.

The role is paying £40,000 - £50,000 according to experience.

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you want to be considered for the Responsible Sourcing/Ethics Manager job, please click the Apply button.

After you have submitted your CV, we will aim to contact you in 1-2 business days on the assumption that your skills and experience match the job requirements.

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly, and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All our consultants have considerable recruitment experience, so you can be confident they have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

Alternative job titles

Corporate Social Responsibility Manager | CSR Manager | Corporate Responsibility Manager | CR Manager | Yorkshire


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