Responsible Sourcing Manager

Job Title: Responsible Sourcing Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North West England,
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Duration: 12 months
REF: HQ00018730
Contact Name: Paul Gosling
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Our client is a leading retailer with a particular focus on the online space.

They have a reputation for innovation and excellence in all areas of the business.

Responsible Sourcing is a key part of delivering their vision for the business and they are now looking for a manager to join the team to assist in delivering this.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and capable individual to develop their skills at an ambitious organisation and contribute to the development of a full service sourcing program.

You will focus on

  • Factory Monitoring and Auditing to understand the direct sourced factory base is regularly and effectively audited;
  • Managing Improvement plans to ensure the supply chain continually improves,
  • Ensure responsible sourcing is at the heart of buying and merchandising teams thinking through an effective training program.
  • Work with external retailers, brands and other stakeholders to ensure productive partnerships are in place and collaborative projects are being implemented.

Key to your success will be your ability to work closely with colleagues in all areas of the business. To facilitate this you must demonstrate strong communication skills with the ability to influence decisions at all levels of a business.

You should have strong analytical and strategic skills to be able to challenge working practices, and justify your recommendations to all parties affected.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious individual looking for their next step in the Ethical / Sustainable / Responsible Sourcing sector.

For more information please contact Paul Gosling 01202 888 986.

We look forward to receiving your application.