Location Brussels
Job-type Permanent
Salary €50,000 - €60,000 + Excellent Benefits
Reference 15445

Amfori believes in a world where all trade delivers social, environmental and economic benefits for everyone. They call this Trade with Purpose. As the leading global business association for open and sustainable trade, Amfori brings together over 2,300 retailers, importers, brands and national associations, representing a combined turnover of more than one trillion euros.

They offer their members a practical framework and world-class tools that enable them to manage the social and environmental performance of their supply chains and anticipate trends. Amfori also advocates for progressive policy and collaborates with high-level stakeholders to achieve common aims.

Their work enables organizations to enhance human prosperity, use natural resources responsibly and drive open trade globally. These are major challenges across the world which require a collaborative effort to tackle. So, while their members can't solve them on their own, together, we can influence and drive positive change at scale.

About the role

As Social Sustainability Audit & BSCI Expert at Amfori, you will be:

Responsibilities:

  • Support Amfori Social Programmes Lead and assist related services.

  • Maintain Amfori BSCI policy, processes, and procedures up-to-date, accurate and relevant.

  • Support the preparation of training material on the Amfori BSCI System for internal and external audiences.

  • Manage, maintain and update existing tools and offers when necessary and needed (e.g. audit questionnaires, System Manual).

  • Identify continuous improvement elements for social programmes, and support their implementation.

  • Support Social Programmes Lead in maintaining and calibrating the technical understanding of relevant stakeholders via meetings/workshops/trainings.

  • Coordinate the integration of all new offers that are developed and piloted at the Strategy and Innovation level into the Social Programmes.

  • Identify needs for tools & offers relevant to Social Programmes and draft frame for development.

  • Support amfori teams with amfori BSCI related enquires.

Who you are and what you have

  • University degree in social sciences, sustainability, or related field

  • At least five years of CSR/social auditing/social assessment experience

  • Knowledge and field expertise in the technical implementation of social auditing and Human Rights Due Diligence

  • Proven knowledge and understanding of social sustainability issues, specialization in topics or regions is an asset

  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office, agile and interested in learning new technology

  • Enthusiastic about the social development of supply chain and due diligence processes

  • Excellent working proficiency in English, knowledge of any other language is a plus

  • Can work in a multi-cultural environment

Acre is supporting Amfori with the hiring and selection process for this role. Please apply directly or reach out to Peter Vos (peter.vos@acre.com), the acting consultant on this role, if you have any questions.