Supply Chain Integrity Officer / Manager (M/F/D)

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The Mission

FSC works to take care of our forests and those who rely on them: by protecting plant and animal species, Indigenous Peoples’ rights, forest workers’ safety, and much more. We achieve this through FSC certification, ensuring forests around the world are responsibly managed. For more information on FSC, visit our website at

To effectively meet the challenge of protecting the world’s forests, we are committed to ensuring we have the world’s most skilled people working with us. This commitment extends to everyone that works in FSC around the world: from those that lead the design of policies and standards, to those that roll out those same policies and standards on the ground, and to those that provide us with backbone to do our work.

We are looking for an engaged Supply Chain Integrity Officer/ Manager, who brings solid expertise and a passion for FSC’s mission, to work with us in a multinational environment.

The Scope

To contribute to the integrity and credibility of the FSC system through supporting measures to prevent and address the occurrence of false claims and fraud. To contribute to the delivery of targeted solutions and communications on activities to address FSC system integrity.

Main Roles and Responsibilities

  • To coordinate with FSC Network Partners, ASI and FSC staff to address supply chain integrity issues.
  • To manage supply chain integrity communications and implementation of the supply chain integrity communication plan.
  • To support crisis communications.
  • To manage projects to collect wood reference samples.
  • To provide support for the development and adoption of integrity tools.
  • To coordinate supply chain integrity investigations.
  • To build and maintain effective contacts and good relations with stakeholders affected by relevant normative documents.
  • To contribute to continuous system improvement.
  • Any other task as assigned by formal supervisor and project work as assigned according to special organizational needs.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills

  • Education and Training:
  • University/technical college degree or equivalent training or experience in a relevant field.


  • Working Experience, Style and Skills:
  • At least 5 years of relevant professional experience.
  • Forensic investigation experience is an asset.
  • Training in or experience with Communications/ FSC Certification are assets.
  • Sound project management experience.
  • Experience in writing, reviewing, revising, and/or editing technical documents, making them light and user-friendly by using the appropriate style and terminology.
  • Ability to perform well while handling simultaneously a number of functions.


  • Computer Skills:
  • Good skills in the use of/experience with: Standard software packages (MS Office).


  • Language and Communication Skills:
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written).
  • Knowledge of Spanish and/or French is a plus.
  • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills that contribute to cohesive team efforts and decision making.

Terms and Conditions

  • Location: Bonn, Germany.
  • Working Hours: Full-time (40 hours per week).
  • Starting Date: As soon as possible.
  • Duration of Employment: 2 years contract (extension possible, subject to satisfactory performance).  

What we offer

You will be working for an organization with colleagues from more than 35 countries from all over the world.

Depending on your experience and qualifications you would be hired as Officer or Manager, in line with this, the salary will range be the following for the Officer position between 37,700 to 45,000.

€ and for the Manager position between 45,000 to 61,400€.

You can drink as much organic fair-trade coffee or tea as you like for free. You can even choose between real milk or its plant-based counterparts. Once COVID-19 allows this again we will revive our annual summer BBQ and X-Mas party. You may also benefit from our Kindergarten support of up to 300 € and of our monthly contribution of 40 € to the job ticket.    

You can work remotely at least once per week and we also provide flexible working hours, 30 days of vacation, a day off on Rose Monday, and half a day each on Christmas and New Year’s Eve.         

How to Apply

Please apply via our website by submitting your CV in English.

Please do not send any photos of yourself.

The deadline for applications is 9th May 2021 at 10:00 am (CET).

We will confirm receipt of your application. However, only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be further contacted and will receive notice of the outcome of the selection process. Should you not receive a confirmation of receipt please check your spam filter and if you cannot find it there contact us at

Please be informed, that by applying for this position you automatically accept our Data Protection Information on processing your personal data.

We are looking forward to your application!

The Mission

FSC works to take care of our forests and those who rely on them: by protecting plant and animal species, Indigenous Peoples’ rights, forest workers’ safety, and much more. We achieve this through FSC certification, ensuring forests…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    May 9, 2021


Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Bonn, NRW, Germany
Associated Location
Adenauerallee 134, 53113 Bonn, Germany

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