Job Details

City:
Yangon
Job Location:
Myanmar
Contract Type:
Full time
Job category:
Other

Company Details

Company industry:
Retail
No. of Employees:
More than 5000

Preferred Candidate

Career level:
Entry level
Degree:
Bachelor's degree
Minimum years of experience:
less than 2 years

Professional Skills

Computer competece and social auditing knowledge/expreience

Language Skills

English and Burmese

Job Description

We welcome unveristy freshers to apply for this role. However, we expect you to be a quick leaner on social compliance and your demonstration of essential qualities would help your application. The title and compensation would be adjusted for the qualified experienced social compliance practitioner.

  • Conduct social compliance audits and monitor labour standards in suppliers’ factories
  • Liaise with suppliers and factories to help them meet our ethical aims
  • Analyze improvements and risk in our factories and carry out assessments to drive our ethical programme forward
  • Responsible for the 3rd party audit programs in Myanmar and ensure all relevant documents are updated company’s systems
  • Responsible to perform other CSR activities related, such as supply chain mapping and subcontracting detected
  • Proactively identify and communicate supply chain risks, issues, compliance trends and capacity building opportunities to internal team
  • Regular update meetings with Far East team and UK Head Office
  • Regular update on the KPIs
  • Deliver all required reports on a timely basis
  • Build relationship with external stakeholders, such as Brands, government, GMAC, BFC, MAMC, Ngo’s and consultants to further personal development as well as to further the CSR programs at NL.
  • Keep abreast of new Laws and Legislations and communicate those with the CSR Managers
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Occasionally international travel is required

Position Requirements

Essential Skills

  • High degree of honesty and integrity essential
  • Capable of providing training to suppliers
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, presentation and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated with good initiative. Must perform well under pressure with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Written and verbal fluency required in both English and Burmese
  • Team Player who demonstrates diligence

 

Desirable Skills

  • Fully competence in Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge in environment, animal welfare is a plus

Knowledge and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in any major
  • Relevant working experience with social compliance audit in apparel/ footwear industiry is a strong plus
  • Industrial Engineer or factory produciton background is a plus
  • Good knowledge of International Labour Organisation (ILO) conventions, ETI Base Code, labour laws and regulations in Myanmar and good understanding of EHS risks in factory environment; knowledge on the apparel factories’ working condition in South east Asia countries is an advantage
  • Good presentation and investigation skills
  • Willing to travel locally and/or overseas.

About the Company

The New Look story began in 1969 as a single fashion store in the UK. From there, we’ve grown to become a leading fast-fashion brand, with 593 stores in the UK and over 297 across Europe, China and Asia.We are one of the world’s leading fashion retailers with product lines ranging from womenswear, footwear, accessories,  beauty, menswear, teen fashion and home accessories.

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