Skip to main content

Ethical and Compliance Technologist (1 year maternity cover)

This is an opportunity to manage factory compliance, audits and approvals for a successful supplier of licensed fashion to the high street. This will be a maternity cover contract for approximately 12 months, on the outskirts of Manchester.

The role:

  • Manage the factory audit process ensuring that all necessary paperwork is in place.
  • Ensuring that metal procedures are in place with documentation of procedures being spot checked regularly by the in-country quality teams.
  • Ensuring the company is compliant with all legislation relevant to their product.
  • Manage compliance budget.
  • Support the UK, Bangladesh, China, India and Turkey suppliers on compliance and audits.
  • Support the design team on new fabric/print development testing and compliance
  • Take the lead role in sustainability for the business.
  • To be responsible for reporting health and safety compliance to the Systems Manager
  • To maintain customer relationships and resolve any issues that arise which involve audits.
  • Observe all company rules, standard operating procedures and company policies, particularly in relation to health and safety, harassment, disciplinary and ICT Security.
  • To understand and work with the company systems, to help improve procedures.

The candidate:

  • Significant experience in testing / fabric background
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office, particularly Excel
  • Knowledge of factory auditing processes
  • Excellent planning / prioritising/organising skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Can build relationships easily
  • Meticulous/pays attention to detail
  • Can work on own initiative
  • Willing to travel as and when required.
  • Full Clean driving licence
  • Ability to see a full range of colours


  • Commensurate with experience

Ethical and Compliance Technologist (1 year maternity cover)

North West England
Manchester, UK
Experienced Non-Manager
Commensurate with experience

Published on 10 Jun 2020