Ethical Trade Manager

Permanent

£Competitive + Benefits

Manchester

Posted 4 months ago

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Acre is working with a leading global apparel group to hire a Ethical Trade Manager. The successful candidate will report directly into the Executive Director to maintain and deepen compliance and sustainability partnerships.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop strategy from a factory and customer perspective aligning with the wider Group strategy
  • Strengthen and deepen strong relationships with key customers across different products and countries
  • Manage risks in the supply chain and proactively address concerns, needs and expectations
  • Collaborate with other retailers and brands on multi-stakeholder initiatives
Leading a global team, the successful candidate will be an engaging self-starter, confident working with different cultures and working practises.

Skills and capabilities:

  • Substantial experience in social compliance from an apparel background
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills with proven ability to influence and engage at different levels
  • Good knowledge of standards such as ETI and systems such as SEDEX & BSCI
The exciting pan-European Ethical Trade Manager position offers exceptional growth opportunities within a large, global organisation and exposure to large brands, retailers and hypermarkets.




Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Georgie Beach +44 (0)207 400 5570

Job Ref. BBBH7567