B&Q Jobs – Timber Compliance Manager

Website B&Q

Job Description:

The role purpose is to manage all Timber regulatory and policy compliance responsibilities for B&Q, including stores in both the UK and ROI. These include the Kingfisher Wood & paper Policy, UKTR, EUTR and Timber Chain of Custody.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure we remain compliant with the requirement of the FSC and PEFC accreditation schemes for Timber Chain of Custody & responsible sourcing.
  • Line manages shared administrative resource and ensure the workload is divided appropriately and efficiently.
  • Stakeholder management of Internal/External audits of B&Q Wood & Paper Chain of Custody Systems.
  • Take ownership for completion of any output from internal/external audits to required timelines.
  • Gain a thorough working understanding of the various regulation and policy requirements for B&Q along with associated reporting and audit requirements
  • Create an action plan, along with O&S & Kingfisher colleagues, for all 4 areas of compliance and ensure that this is then communicated to all action owners.
  • Ensure appropriate processes are in place to flag all products containing Wood & Paper as part of the product create process in B&Q!
  • Create a plan of routine surveillance to monitor compliance to the action plans for all 4 areas of compliance.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience of Wood & Paper compliance management, ideally in a large retail business.
  • Good understanding of UKTR, EUTR and FLEGT Licencing.
  • Experience of internal/external COC auditing process.
  • Thorough, process orientated, systematic and logical in thought and communication.
  • Confident in presenting challenges; project updates and potential resolutions in a Senior Leadership environment.
  • Data gathering, analysis and communication experience.
  • Experience in Commercial supply chains for wood & paper products.
  • Understand/experience of the FSC/PEFC accreditation schemes.

Job Details:

Company: B&Q

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Southampton, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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