Compliance Technologist, Brighton

Compliance Technologist, Brighton

The KILLSTAR brand is an invitation for people to explore, discover, and become who they are. We help affirm this invitation by creating an inclusive, supportive environment where our team members are embraced exactly as they are. 

We are looking for someone who is passionate about production and product compliance. In this role, you will be supporting our product team through working closely with our stakeholders and vendors to ensure that our products are compliant with vendor guidelines and regulations. We are looking for a forward thinking, self-sufficient team player who is looking to be an integral part of a global production team and support our wider product team. If this sounds like you, please read on!

What You’ll Do:

  • Ownership of test report management for production, communicating daily with stakeholders and vendors.
  • Managing all invoices for testing and producing reconciliation reports.
  • Forecasting future costs and highlighting areas which require improvement.
  • Managing vendor compliance documents, including vetting and completing compliance for new and current suppliers and factories.
  • Supporting the production department with keeping up to date with new laws, legislation and regulations regarding importing goods.
  • Updating and maintaining vendor guidelines on a regular basis.
  • Attend cross-department meetings to conduct risk analysis and build compliance into products before production.
  • Approve garment care labels and product labelling.
  • A passion for continuous improvement in sustainability, with an aim to achieve better production practices.

Who You Are:

  • Adaptable: you are adaptable to change and willing to embrace new ways of working and conducting activities.
  • An Agile Learner: you are someone who is willing to learn and sees failure as an opportunity.
  • Knowledgeable: you are someone who has a passion for fashion and seeks a development opportunity within a design environment.
  • Innovative: you are creative, have a commercial mindset and strive to develop new ways of doing things to help benefit the department and team.
  • Versatile: you look toward the broadest possible view of any challenge, and have broad-ranging personal and business interests and pursuits. 
  • Reliable Communicator: you are good about keeping people updated about changes, and your written and verbal communication is clear and concise.

Bonus If You:

  • Have an affinity for the alternative fashion industry.
  • Have previous experience of working within product compliance or production.
  • Have previously worked with overseas factories. 
  • Have experience of working within the fashion industry and have previous exposure to all stages of the product life cycle.

Work Hours and Location:

This role will be based on a hybrid working arrangement at our Brighton Studio.

This role is a full-time position of 37.5 hours, with hours worked between 08:00am – 06:00pm, Monday through to Friday.

Does this sound like you?

KILLSTAR is committed to a world where what makes us different makes us strong. We are a proud equal opportunity employer and we back that up with a “come as you are” culture that is welcoming, inclusive, and safe. If you can see yourself being successful and excited in this role, we want to hear from you. 

Apply using this link.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law.