IKEA offers well-designed, functional home furnishings at prices so low that as many people as possible can afford them. The role of the supply process is to buy, produce and distribute the IKEA range at the lowest total cost, making high quality available to the customer under good social and environmental conditions. IKEA Purchasing Area South East Asia has co-workers based in Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok and Jakarta; and is one of seven Purchasing Areas in the world.
What you will be doing
You will work both on social and environmental sustainability projects and sustainability compliance projects. You will identify, develop and lead implementation of sustainability projects in the value chain, in cooperation with business teams and business partners. You will explore opportunities to partner or collaborate with external stakeholders on sustainability compliance and social and environmental projects. You will also perform verification audits in accordance with working methods to support business partners to take ownership of compliance.
You will support business partners to take ownership of compliance through verification audits, including:
Analysing facts from audits and assessments to draw conclusions for both short term and long term actions that will strengthen compliance
Support business partners to develop sustainable management practices including, but not limited to, organization, policies, internal auditing, root cause analysis, competence development, worker engagement, key performance indicators
Plan and perform risk-based sustainability compliance audits/assessments where needed (environment and social & working conditions) in accordance with IWAY Standard & IKEA working methods and all other relevant mandatory documents and local legislations at the facilities of Business Partners.
Support IKEA business teams in implementation and maintenance of sustainability compliance at the facilities of Business Partners.
Identifying good practices of compliance and its economic benefits to Business.
Why we will love you:
You have a passion in Sustainability, a deep knowledge of:
Social & Environmental auditing experience of 5-7years.
Knowledge of legal laws related to Social and Environmental Compliance.
Compliance Management Systems in relation to Factory Operations.
Self-Driven and Analytical skills.
Communication and motivation skills.
Coaching & Interpersonal skills.
Fluent in English.
Ability to travel about 50% of the working hours.
We are interviewing continuously. So don’t hesitate to apply today by submitting your CV and motivational letter in English.
If you want to be part of something big, this could be the right challenge for you. We are looking forward to getting to know you soon!