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Compliance Manager

South West London, Permanent, 30K- 45K DOE + Company Benefits
Reference: AJ0907

Purpose and Responsibilities

Ace recruitment currently has an exciting opportunity with a leading WEEE Recycling company for an Operations and Compliance Manager to manage all aspects of the delivery of collection and recycling services. The successful candidate will be expected to make a significant contribution to the life and growth of the company and will be involved in a wide range of strategic and tactical decision making beyond the areas of immediate responsibility for the role.

Key Responsibilities

The postholder will need to ensure that the policies and plans implemented are fully aligned to strategic objectives, to changes taking place in the WEEE legislation, and to the changing requirements of our markets. The role will require some international travel.

  • Running innovative competitive tenders in a fair and consistent manner to specify and purchase transport and recycling services, and containers, to ensure that obtains efficiency and value for money, with a budget of c£3m pa.
  • Management and motivation of the operations department to ensure high performance and effective relationships with the customer services and finance teams in particular.
  • Management and maintenance of effective working partnerships with major suppliers.
  • Regular auditing of suppliers, on a risk based approach, to ensure compliance with environmental, health/safety, and other requirements. Management and monitoring of supplier performance, establishing and tracking appropriate supplier KPIs, and putting measures in place where improvement is needed.
  • Management and verification of household and non-household evidence notes received from and issued to suppliers and other PCSs as appropriate.
  • Acting as primary contact for the Environment Agency, and WEEE and EEE data submission to the EA as required.
  • Compliance with all applicable legislation.

Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • Team player who always looks for the right approach as a whole.
  • Effective at leading and empowering staff
  • Strategic thinker
  • Commercially astute and an excellent negotiator
  • Committed to operating in a compliant and ethical manner
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and oral
  • Highly motivated self-starter

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience in the waste management and/or logistics industries.
  • Good working knowledge of the regulatory requirements that apply to the waste management and WEEE sector.
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety principles.
  • Full driving licence.



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

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