Compliance Officer

Jun 1
United States of America
Mebane, North Carolina, Fair Lawn, New Jersey
Job category:
Legal Services
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At the Business Area Segment Sandvik Manufacturing Solutions (“SMF”) we are on an exciting growth journey, building the new digital era of manufacturing, and we have the know-how and innovative mindset to develop ideas into pioneering tech solutions.

SMF is a business area segment within Sandvik Group – incorporating the three divisions of Design & Planning Automation, Additive Manufacturing and Industrial Metrology. SMF holds leading market positions in these areas and is uniquely positioned due to our extensive industrial experience and expertise in advanced materials, materials shaping and digital solutions.

We’re now looking for a Compliance Officer – a dedicated people’s person with strong integrity and a passion for doing business in an ethical and sustainable way. This is a unique opportunity to join SMF on an exciting journey where Legal & Compliance plays a central part of the business strategy. We need someone who is eager to take the lead in creating awareness and actively promoting the importance of compliance while ensuring the development of a solid compliance culture throughout the entire organization.

The Job

The role includes managing the full suite of global compliance programs (Trade Compliance, Competition Law, Data Privacy, Anti-bribery and Corruption) and culture for SMF’s divisions. This includes promoting and driving compliance with laws, regulations, internal policies and procedures, but also to implementing monitoring frameworks to identify, report and mitigate compliance risks within your area of responsibility.

You work actively to raise and maintain the awareness of all compliance related matters throughout the organization, by connecting our compliance programs to our operations in an easy and understandable way – making it a natural part of our day-to-day business. As you understand the importance of compliance in a sustainable and profitable business, you act as a link to the Sandvik Group’s Compliance functional council – ensuring collaboration across Sandvik’s other business areas and up to Sandvik Group Executive Management and the Board.

Joining our team means working with competent and supportive colleagues around the globe, an interesting multinational network and a feedback-friendly, flexible and collaborative team aiming to add true value to the business. With a lot of freedom to shape your work, you develop your own career path. You report directly to the Business Area Segment General Counsel. The location for this role is preferably in Mebane, NC or other SMF US location to be agreed. Travel between our US sites and SMF headquarters in Stockholm is a natural part of the job.

Your Profile

We believe that You, to be successful in this role, are energetic, persistent and process-oriented with a broad-minded view. We also believe that you are good at communicating, including the ability to argue and convince. You are self-motivated and results oriented with a focus on quality.

You have a strong integrity and enjoy turning complex matters into simple, business-friendly, solutions. You possess knowledge in US and global trade controls including the export controls programs required by BIS, OFAC, and other US agencies. Software industry experience is a strong advantage.

We expect that you have a law and/or other relevant degree and 5-10 years working experience implementing Compliance programs.

Our culture

At Sandvik, we’re technology driven, innovative and entrepreneurial! Success is a team effort, and we value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive culture where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential. So, we invest in supporting each other, learning together and celebrating our differences. Visit our website, LinkedIn or Facebook to get to know us further.


We have ongoing selections and interviews for this recruitment, so please send your application as soon as possible. Our recruitment process is open and fair - we welcome all applicants and evaluate every unique application in line with the specified requirements profile, to find the best match for the position. Read more about Sandvik Group and apply at, Job ID: R0040751.


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of life, health, dental, and disability insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: Jun 1
Job-ID: R0040751

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