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  • 01.04.2019
  • Compliance and Sustainability
  • Head Office Singapore

Compliance Manager

Lidl was founded in 1930 and has grown to be one of the largest supermarket chains in the world. Part of the Schwarz Group, we operate around 10,500 stores and more than 150 distribution centres in Europe and the United States with around 260,000 employees. Simplicity is the cornerstone of our success, and our stores, products and operations are designed to offer customers quality products at the best possible price.

Lidl Singapore

Lidl Singapore sources products from different countries across Asia that meet Lidl’s high standards of quality. As consumer and design trends change, we innovate to ensure we meet the needs of our customers – supplying over 10,500 Lidl stores worldwide.

The Role

The Role
  • Oversee the supplier database maintenance for LSG
  • Drive factory social compliance performance via auditing, training and reporting based on local legal obligations, Lidl’s policies and requirements in terms of Labor Rights, Labor Protections, Social Compliance, OHS and Environmental Sustainability
  • Follow up on specific CAP for improvements at factory level and update system accordingly
  • Communicate and collaborate with other Lidl’s legal entities as necessary on global strategies and initiatives for compliance and sustainability
  • Liaise with Lidl’s Sourcing and Merchandizing teams, keep them up-to-date with Supply chain compliance status, flag critical issues immediately
  • Schedule and review third party audit/ reports for assigned supply chain factories
  • Develop/ Update compliance training for factories and authorized agents on C&S
  • Arrange shadow audit on approved third party audit firms to ensure consistent application of standards and procedures
  • Keep abreast of new laws and regulations and relevant initiatives for production countries and communicate these to Senior Compliance Managers
  • Build relationships and actively engage with Better Work/ILO, local NGOs, industry associations, consultants and brand collaboration initiatives
  • Coordinate the LSG monthly report to management team with team member(s) and authorized agents for respective country of operations

Your Profile

Your Profile
  • Hold a Bachelor Degree in Sustainability, Laws, or Business Administrations, Engineering
  • Have minimum 10 years’ experience in the field of compliance and/or sustainability at MNCs
  • Have experience in industrial manufacturing and production knowledge (India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Cambodia)
  • Certified Lead Auditor for BSCI/ SA8000/ WRAP/ILO-OSH
  • Have engineering background with Chemicals / Fire / Electricity is a plus
  • Have extensive experience in handling factory issues such as: factory strikes, conflict resolutions, OHS and HSE risks
  • Have experience in Environmental Sustainability project as Zero Discharge/ RSL/ HIGG  is a plus
  • Play to win and self-motivation attitude are preferable
  • Organization, planning and communication skills are essential
  • High degree of work  ethics and integrity
  • Have good problem solving, strategic thinking and planning capabilities
  • Good command of English is a must;  additional language capability is a plus
  • Have good PC knowledge (MS Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint)
  • Travel required: up to 50%

What you can expect

What you can expect

Market Leading Remuneration Package

  •     Discretionary bonus
  •     Medical insurance
  •     Life Insurance

Supportive Environment

  •     Out Of Office leave for important appointments
  •     In-house training courses
  •     Training sponsorship scheme
  •     Exceptional maternity and paternity leave

Work-life Balance:

  •     5 day week
  •     Competitive Annual Leave
  •     Charity, Community and Sporting Events

We are dedicated to fostering a family-friendly culture and work environment. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all candidates with the required skills and experience.



We look forward to your application.

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