Being a Sustainability Compliance Auditor, you will support business teams and work closely with and thru others on a daily basis to be successful and deliver results. You will secure that all IKEA requirements related to sustainability are met by IKEA business partners in a Purchase and Logistics Area. This will be done by performing verification audits in accordance with all relevant working methods.
About the job
The Sustainability Compliance Auditor will be responsible for several different things. These include but are not limited to:
Plan and perform initial sustainability compliance gap analysis and regular audits verification activities in relation to IWAY – the IKEA Code of Conduct.
Update and maintain all necessary systems where reports and results are registered.
Support the business development teams during the IWAY implementation, maintenance and improvement process at supplier and sub-suppliers.
Train, transfer knowledge and support suppliers and business development teams on requirements, working methods and compliance agenda.
Gather and analyse information and facts to draw objective conclusions about compliance/non-compliance.
Use verification methods including facility walkthrough, document review and co-worker interviews.
Responsible for reviewing root cause analysis of repeat non-compliance and for creating understanding for supplier in order to achieve compliance.
Support on an as-needed basis global sustainability projects related to sustainability compliance, responsible raw material sourcing and animal welfare.
Position requires travelling up to 50% of working time (not in pandemic).
You studied environmental/economical/social (related to sustainability)/technical university or sustainability is your passion and the way of life
You have great auditing potential (good observing and analytical skills; positive, motivating and inspirational attitude)
You have knowledge of Sustainability related Management Systems (e.g. ISO 14001)
You have the ability to work with and through others & work independently
You are self-driven with a “hands on” approach to your work
You are a good communicator, you are assertive
You have the ability to make, present, and argue your opinions
You have a good time management, and you respect deadlines
You have driving license cat. B
You speak fluent English and Russian, Polish (will be an additional asset)
Submit your application as soon as possible however not later than 31st of May.
Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process earlier than stated if we find the right candidate.