Compliance Officer - Fruit Industry - Ashton

Monday, 13 September, 2021
Lee-Zanne Flaatten     0824188747

My Clients seeks to employ a compliance officer to ensure that the company functions in a legal and ethical manner while meeting its business goals. The individual will also be responsible for developing compliance programs, reviewing company programs, reviewing company policies, and advising management on possible risks. 

Responsibilities & Duties

• Keeping abreast of new and current legislation that could affect the business

• Conducting regular internal audits on the different business units and contractors to ensure constant compliance

• Investigating any possible compliance issues and address how these could be rectified

• Preparing internal reports to various boards, committees, regulators and trustees, both internally and externally

• Rolling out and maintaining the company’s policies and procedures in adherence to government legislation

• Advising on matters that relate to the company’s Code of Ethics

• Ensuring all employees receive relevant training so that the business remains compliant

• Manage and coordinate Retail audits in all business units

Skills and Competencies required

• Ability to work under pressure and produce accurate reports

• Assertive, drive and energy to fulfil responsibilities and meet deadlines

• Attention to detail

• Ability to multitask

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Ability to prioritize tasks and execute them

• Excellent administration skills

• Time management skills

• Problem-solving skills

• Planning and organising skills

Minimum qualifications and Experience

• Degree or diploma in Human Resources Management, or any other relevant degree

• Qualification in Occupational Health and Safety is an added advantage

• Applicant with experience in working with audit systems such as Global Gap, Tesco Nurture, FSMA, Albert Heijn, SIZA, WIETA, etc shall be given preference

• A minimum of 3 to 5 years’ experience

• Relevant code 8 driver’s license

Closing date: 22 September

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