Regional Compliance Officer North Asia

Job overview

  • Deadline: Not set
  • Country: China
  • Location: Beijing, Langfang, Hebei, Shanghai, Shanghai
  • Job-ID: R0019790
  • Job category: Legal Services
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The complexity of multiple markets, laws and regulations is an everyday challenge for us, and evaluating and managing risks and balancing them against potential profits requires accuracy and strong integrity. Within Sandvik, we consider compliance extremely important, and actively work to secure that we do business in a compliant manner throughout the entire Sandvik organization – always!

We are now looking for a Regional Compliance Officer to continue developing and driving this important area by designing and leading the regulatory compliance programs across the Sandvik Group, together with the compliance teams in our business areas. You are one of our key Sandvik resources, and together, we set out to further develop our ethical culture by creating awareness and actively promote the importance of compliance throughout the entire organization. Active benchmarking and best practice sharing, staying on top of regulatory trends, as well as further developing oversight are also important.

Let’s talk about your mission

-Support SMS divisions in Northeast Asia with their implementation and continuous improvement activities of effective compliance programs within Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Competition Law, Trade Compliance and Data Privacy);

-Monitor regulatory developments within Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Competition Law, Trade Compliance and Data Privacy and ensure that compliance procedures are fit for - and applied in accordance with - local regulations;

-Guide SMS divisions in the region, for example by advising local management and BA global compliance on region/country specific laws, regulations and requirements, providing internal employees and external business partners with high-impact awareness, communication and training and assist in design and implementation of controls in local business processes – it must be easy to do things right;

-Support and guide SMS Northeast Asia regional organizations in their work with compliance with internal global compliance policies and procedures, such as with business partner compliance due diligence and training as well as management of high risk third parties (distributors/resellers, sales agents, customs brokers, consultants and other administrative suppliers);

-Execute a governance and oversight role, identify compliance risks and report to regional business managements and SMS BA global compliance, and drive mitigation efforts;

-Support local compliance investigations and remediation, and provide assists in compliance related audits by global internal and/or external audit teams;

Your background and character

  • 6 or more years’ experience from a law firm or a in-house compliance or legal role which has included at least two of the areas Anti-Bribery & Anti-Corruption, Competition Law, Trade Compliance and Data Privacy/Cybersecurity law
  • Bachelor of Law Degree. A Masters is preferred.
  • Fluent in English both verbally and in writing.
  • Experience navigating a large, complex organization and managing stakeholders interests using a matrixed organization

We truly admire your passion for compliance and your visionary thinking. You know how to translate your knowledge and experience into business advantages, and you are skilled at balancing small details with the bigger picture. With an open mind and a collaborative approach, you make things happen and deliver result. To interact in diverse environments excites you, and you use your good communication skills to influence and bring people on board.

Our Sandvik culture
Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group, rapidly developing into new, digital offerings, with roots in steel innovations and a future vision to set the industry standard. For us, it is clear that diversity of experience, perspective and background forms a solid foundation for achieving great results. Learn more about our business by visiting or website, LinkedInor Facebook.

Deadline: Not set
Job-ID: R0019790

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