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Compliance Officer

Sandvik Machining Solutions (SMS) is looking for an experienced Compliance Officer to join our global Compliance team – someone who’s passionate about conducting business with honesty, integrity, and high ethical standards to meet legal requirements as well as stakeholder expectations.

SMS is a global market-leading manufacturer in the cutting tool industry and is a business area segment within Sandvik Group. We have an exciting portfolio that holds some of the strongest brands on the market: Dormer Pramet, Sandvik Coromant, Seco Tools and Walter.

Your mission
In this position, you work to promote and drive compliance with laws, regulations, internal policies and procedures, supporting a culture of integrity and raising awareness of compliance-related matters throughout the organization. Training and educating people in compliance topics is an important part of the job.

You will work as part of the SMS Legal & Compliance team in China, which includes a Data Privacy Officer, with focus on the strategically important new China Division. Your task will be to see to that our global compliance program is fully implemented throughout relevant businesses.

Your assignments include to:

  • drive the global Compliance Programs: anti-bribery and anti-corruption, data privacy, trade, and competition.
  • train and educate people in anti-bribery and corruption, data privacy, trade, and competition.
  • identify compliance risks, advise on compliance activities, and set priorities for the activities to reduce compliance risks.
  • work independently and closely with the business, seek to understand how the compliance program applies to the different operations and set effective controls.
  • monitor third-party relationships.

You report directly to the SMS Chief Compliance Officer. The location of the position is in Suzhou or Shanghai, China. The position requires regular travel to other locations in China.

Your character
We’re looking for someone with solid experience of working in similar positions for a minimum of 7 years, holding a relevant degree in Law, Finance, Business Administration, or any other related field. Previous experience from international companies or organizations is advantageous, as well as from the diverse range of IT systems and tools applicable for this area. As we’re a global organization, you need excellent communication skills in Chinese and English, both written and verbal, while knowledge in other languages is beneficial.

With an energetic, persistent, and process-oriented approach, you look at our business from a broader perspective and you enjoy turning complex matters into understandable and effective solutions. Solid communication skills help you build trust and develop global networks and collaborations. With your persistent, organized, and self-driven features, you know how to prioritize and are a fast learner.

Our culture

Our role is clear – through every action, every day, we make the shift and advance the world through engineering. We believe in an inclusive, equal, and open-minded culture, and we nurture our diversities to form a solid foundation for achieving great results. Add fair and rewarding benefits, as well as many different career options. Are you intrigued? Visit our website, LinkedIn or Facebook page to get to know us further.

How to apply
We have an ongoing selection process in this recruitment, please send your application as soon as possible and no later than [June 10, 2024]. Read more about Sandvik Group and apply at home.sandvik/careers (Job ID: R 0066852).

As we aim for a fair recruitment process, we utilize assessment tools to safeguard objectivity. When you apply for this job, you will therefore receive an invitation via email to a personality and logic ability test. Feedback comes immediately after the test has been completed and the selection process begins after the application deadline.

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