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CSR Assistant
Manchester

Job reference: 002708

Closing date: 15/03/2019

Salary: 16900

Department: Merchandising

Hours per week: 36.17

Do you have a passion for product and where it sourced from? N Brown are now looking for a CSR Assistant to join our CSR team!

At N Brown, we believe we should be a major force for good as well as a major force in fashion. It’s a huge responsibility, and a purpose way beyond profit; we have the chance to create not only a better fashion industry, but also a better world and a better future for all.

N Brown is an active member of leading sustainability bodies including the UN Global Compact and the Ethical Trading Initiative, and the business supports a selection of key projects and charities globally. Our team supports the product teams to ensure that the supply chain is robust, fully compliant and in line with the N Brown CSR Charter. We are the guardians of N Browns sourcing and ethical reputation.

The role encompasses supplier set up, supplier auditing, ongoing supplier management and support with key projects and relationship management with our colleagues across the group as well as with external organisations.

Your role will include:

Administrative support:

  • Providing support for the CSR / Sourcing Team and Head Of as required
  • Gatekeeper and organiser of the CSR and Sourcing team meetings.
  • Supporting Supplier meetings.
  • General support to key projects and Research.

Supplier Management:

  • Up keep and maintenance of Supplier data base.
  • Due Diligence of supplier data,(collating and storing supplier audits).
  • Supporting continuous improvement in compliance (Maintenance of the corporate and brand websites with up to date CSR and ethical information
  • Supporting Supplier on-boarding and gate keeper process. Including supporting the implementation of new supplier portal.

What you’ll need to succeed:

The CSR team is small but perfectly formed that supports the developing needs of an innovative business model.

The successful candidate will need to be proactive, enthusiastic and have a genuine passion for product and sustainability. Key skills essential for the role will include excellent communication and organisation skills, being adaptable, flexible to work effectively with the team as well as under your own initiative and having strong excel skills would also be advantageous. All of the above form your personal tool kit and are essential to bringing your best self to work.

 

 

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