Product Compliance Officer

£20000 - £30000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Product Compliance Officer Location: Yeovil (Commutable location from Sherborne, Chard, Ilminster, Shepton Mallet) Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per annum The product compliance officer is primarily responsible for ensuring all products are legal and certified to the correct standards and regulations. The role is heavily research based and will require any individual to be able to read and understand legal text on a regular basis. In order to fulfil this role correctly, potential candidates should be able to work with all departments in the company and build a rapport with stakeholders on all levels of the business. Main duties and responsibilities The successful applicant will be required to:- Identify which regulations or legislations are applicable to products, and ensure all products brought into the supply chain are legal and comply with all regulatory requirements Check certification received to ensure it meets requirements and that any standards applied are in date and are applicable to the product in question Create and maintain product technical files and upload documentation to internal systems once checked Produce certification KPI figures and reports for presentation at senior management team and board meetings Report on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) and waste packaging to the relevant authorities Desired skills/attributes Knowledge or experience of hand and power tools, or other technical products, from a previous role or keen interest would be highly beneficial Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills preferred; knowledge of other Microsoft Office applications (Word, Outlook, Powerpoint) would also be advantageous Excellent attention to detail Good written English and communication skills Candidate must be well-motivated and driven to succeed Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds. This job was originally posted as