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Sourcing & CSR Coordinator

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At Happy Socks we have made it our mission to spread happiness everywhere, and you only have to spend a few minutes with us to realize how seriously we take it! In fact, our fun, positive approach is probably the reason we’ve seen such amazing growth over the past couple of years.

We are looking for a special-special someone to join our Production Team and step into our new role as Sourcing & CSR Coordinator. Part of the Supply Department, today consisting of 14 people, you'll work with 120 colorful characters (and co-workers) at our HQ in Stockholm, Sweden.

As our Sourcing & CSR Coordinator you will work close with our Production Manager. You will be sourcing new suppliers for all different Happy Socks products, mainly textile products such as socks and underwear. Within this role you will handle the overall CSR work such as keeping system and partners up to date and drive related subjects within the company. You will also be responsible for our Licensee, ensuring they are following the business standards.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Sourcing new factories for Happy Socks products (including price negotiation, product development and ensure quality standard) and onboarding of new suppliers
  • Responsible that Happy Socks CSR requirements are being met by the suppliers by following up BSCI audits and other certifications
  • Responsible for the BSCI-platform being up-to-date
  • Being the contact person for CSR related questions
  • Oversee the licensee collections and ensure that the licensee products are within Happy Socks standard 
  • Follow-up the licensee factories regards to social responsibility and other restrictions

Our suppliers are located outside of Sweden so the role will include some travelling.

Requirements & Skills

  • Education equivalent to requirements, preferable within textile sourcing and CSR
  • Knowledge and experience of textile production
  • At least two years’ experience of textile sourcing and sustainable work (socks and/or underwear is a plus.)
  • Fluent in English, both spoken and written
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Experience in working in an international setting is a plus

As a person, you are driven with a positive and open-minded attitude. You love to network and have great communication skills, but you also like to work independently, with great structure. Lastly, we want you to be a creative thinker with passion for sustainability and textile production! 

 

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Workplace & Culture

When we’re not getting the job done, we're all about having fun at our Stockholm HQ! Our office is based in a grand ex-embassy building in central Stockholm, and each floor is decked out with quirky decor.

Being in Sweden, we love making time for fika, each month we throw afterwork drinks and we often plan team activities to keep morale high. We believe work should be fun, and we do everything we can to make sure our employees feel the same.

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