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Ethical Trading Manager

Job Title: Ethical Trading Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90679
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: PLH.51691.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: December 05, 2012 18:13

Job Description

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Ethical Trading Manager to join this leading retailer, working from its London head office. Your key objective will be to successfully deliver the brand's Ethical Trading strategy and educate employees on the importance of ethical trading and sustainability. Your key duties will include: * Raising the profile of the Ethical Trading department within the business * Coordinating regular updates and newsletters informing others of progress within the Ethical Trading department * Representing the business during national seminars and meetings surrounding Ethical Trading and Sustainability * Developing training material for employees, educating them on the importance of Ethical Trading within their individual role * Researching new and current industry initiatives and implementing these within the business To be successful you will: * Have experience working within Ethical Trading, ideally within a fashion or textiles head office * Be currently active within CSR or Ethical communities, representing best practice within retail * Have an in-depth knowledge of the industry and best practice when considering Ethical Trading and Sustainability * Possess strong communication skills, with the ability to influence colleagues and third parties, working at various levels * Have proven experience working within an international business As the Ethicl Trading Manager you'll receive a competitive salary and benefits package along with the opportunity to travel internationally. If you're currently working as an Ethical Trading Coordinator or Manager and are looking for a new challenge this could be for you. Working for a leading retailer you will gain the opportunity to develop a progressive and long lasting career with the business.