Compliance Officer - Fruit Industry - Paarl

Tuesday, 23 June, 2020
Lee-Zanne Flaatten     0824188747

The ideal person will coordinate and assist with due diligence and compliance functions for various farms across South Africa.

This position will work closely with the Commercial and Technical departments to ensure efficient and best practice service to our clients.

Reporting to the Technical Operations Manager you will be based at Paarl Office.

The compliance coordinator will:

  • Provide support to growers to successfully complete the audit process according to requirements set out by supermarkets.

  • Coordinate and maintain all supermarkets accreditations per grower, per year.

  • Resolve all queries related to ethical audits.

  • Coordinate and implement all new supermarket compliance initiatives according to provided guidelines.

  • Facilitated sustainability and social responsibility projects at farm level.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum Office Administration or Food Safety Diploma.

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar position.


  • A basic understanding of the agricultural industries.

  • In-depth understanding of industry audits and the requirements related to them. 


  • Strong planning and coordination skills.

  • Strong time management skills and deadline-driven.

  • Strong administration skills and attention to detail.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Building and maintaining good interpersonal relationships.

  • Ability to function independently. 

  • Intermediate computer literacy: MS Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).

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