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SCS Global Services

Company
101-250
Emeryville, CA, USA

Company Description

Since 1984, SCS has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement.

Jobs (28)

General Consideration

Full time role
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 23, 2022
General Consideration Our team is growing and we would love to know what you can offer! If you do not see a job posted on our Career Page which fits your skill set and would like us to have your application on file for general consideration, please complete our application process here. This general application will not serve as a substitute for an official job application for a position posted on our employment site. Therefore, please also check back periodically for specific job openings and to submit an official job application for your position of interest if and/or when there is an opening. By completing this application your profile will be entered into our applicant talent pool for review against both current and future needs. We will contact you if there is a position that matches your background. Thank you for your interest in us!

Supply Chain Auditor, Metals and Jewelry

Contract position
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 22, 2022
Summary SCS is seeking a Contract Auditor to lead or support product evaluation audits to environmental and social sustainability standards to achieve industry recognized certifications. Program certification allows companies to leverage their certified products in the market and confirm compliance with industry standards. The Contract Auditor will conduct and complete contracted client billable work, ensuring conformance with corporate and program quality control requirements. This is a contracted position. Relevant Programs Relevant programs include the Responsible Jewellery Council Code of Practices and Chain of Custody, Signet Responsible Sourcing Protocol, Responsible Minerals Initiative, London Bullion Market Association, London Platinum and Palladium Market, and related industry standards in the metals industry. Roles and Responsibilities Coordinate and conduct both onsite and desk audits for both domestic and international clients as assigned. Complete clearly written technical audit reports following program requirements. Communicate professionally with all stakeholders (e.g. SCS, clients, consultants, scheme owners). Maintain a strong working and technical knowledge of the relevant program certification standards. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in social justice/human rights, public policy, or environmental sustainability Fluent in English, both written and spoken Lead Auditor/Practitioner status in ISO 9001 or ISO 14001, SA 8000, APSCA CSCA Experienced in conducting interviews regarding social auditing criteria Experience or working knowledge of metal supply chain and industry requirements Professional experience in both written and verbal client communication Highly proficient at prioritizing multiple tasks and deadlines Thrives in a deadline driven environment by completing complex tasks and deliverables on-time Ability to work productively both independently and as part of a team Strong analytical and critical-thinking skills Able to interpret standard requirements COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Additional Preferred Skills Fluent in either Spanish or Mandarin, both written and spoken Professional experience in any of the following industries: Jewelry, Refiners/Smelters, Mining #LI-Remote

Technical Associate

Full time role
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 21, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The Technical Associate supports the Technical Manager and Technical Associate in the administration of the relevant schemes. The position requires developing a detailed understanding of the relevant schemes and certification process. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to report review, corrective actions follow up, quality control, document control, and providing guidance to Client Services, Auditors, and Clients. The position requires high-level technical proficiency with the standard/scheme regulations, compliance criteria, and audit process. Relevant Services/Schemes PrimusGFS Primus Standard GMP/GAP Possibly other GFSI and non-GFSI standards Essential Duties and Responsibilities Report Review and Auditor Interface Review reports from auditors for quality, consistency, completeness, and adherence to guidelines Monitor and follow up on corrective actions closure Assist with assessment of contract and staff auditor’s qualifications, and ongoing work performance Assist with creating auditor profiles on Azzule Client Registration and Database Management Review client documents to ensure compliance and record on the tracker Maintain PGFS tracker and relevant tabs Client Support and Communication Provide excellent customer service in response to requests and inquiries Assist Client Services staff with technical issues and guidance Record Maintenance Maintain complete client records Data entry into 2nd and 3rd party online databases Ensure that all required audit documentation is complete Program Quality and Compliance Assist the technical team with Azzule administration Assist the technical team with document development and updates Audit Services Adhere to all quality and code of conduct standards Conduct audits using applicable checklists, forms, and tools Maintain positive client relationships and respond to all client inquiries and concerns Submit complete and accurate audit reports within established timelines Qualifications Bilingual skills strongly preferred – ability to read, write, edit documents and communicate professionally in both English and Spanish Strong communication and customer service skills Well-developed organizational and time management skills Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Database systems Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law - proof of vaccination is required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or three years work-related experience Administration or account management experience Work experience involving professional written communication *The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is primarily an office-based job. Sit/stand 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen in person and on the phone. Audit observation may require extensive walking on farms over rough terrain. Work Environment CA Office, Emeryville or Remote, US Up to 25% travel Agricultural field and food facilities during audits and auditor assessment activities Open agricultural fields, orchards, and facilities Close proximity to moving tractors, farm machinery, forklifts, and processing equipment In and around pesticides and other processing and sanitation chemical storage facilities Temperature/weather conditions can include extremes of high heat/cold, dusty and/or windy conditions Travel with clients or in client vehicles to factory/farm in rural areas *SCS, Working Remotely: At this time, SCS Global Services is recruiting all open roles to be remote; allowing our employees the ability to work flexibly and allowing SCS as a company to diversify the experience and perspectives of our growing workforce. As part of our remote work, we want to ensure that our employees have what they need to work from home. We provide our new employees with a computer and can offer assistance in acquiring ergonomic necessities. EEOC Statement SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Technical Associate

Full time role
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 20, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products, and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The Technical Associate supports the Technical Manager in the administration of the relevant schemes. The position requires developing a detailed understanding of the relevant schemes and certification process. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to client registration, report review, certification, quality control, and providing guidance to Client Services, Auditors, and Clients. The position requires high-level technical proficiency with the standard/scheme regulations, compliance criteria, and audit process. Relevant Services/Schemes GLOBALG.A.P. PrimusGFS SCS and Primus GMP/GAP Client specific such as Costco, Tesco, etc. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Report Review and Auditor Interface Review reports from auditors for quality, consistency, completeness, and adherence to guidelines Monitor due dates for clients and auditors Assist with assessment of contract and staff auditor’s qualifications, and ongoing work performance Client Registration and Database Management Review client documents and register clients in the appropriate scheme databases; update information as needed Track and manage milestones & certification deadlines related to all aspects of the audit project Maintain audit and certification log Upload audit reports/certificates and enter audit dates into the databases Client Support and Communication Provide excellent customer service in response to requests and inquiries Assist new clients with audit processes including certification, audit, and logo guidelines Issue suspension letters to clients Assist Client Services staff with technical issues and guidance Record Maintenance Maintain complete client records Data entry into 2nd and 3rd party online databases Ensure that all required audit documentation is complete Program Quality and Compliance Attend training to maintain qualification to review audit reports; maintain training records Maintain up to date knowledge of applicable regulations and standards Conduct technical report review and provide input for final certification decisions Assist with the translation, development, and maintenance of program quality documents, as needed Audit Services Adhere to all quality and code of conduct standards Conduct audits using applicable checklists, forms, and tools Maintain positive client relationships and respond to all client inquiries and concerns Submit complete and accurate audit reports within established timelines Qualifications Bilingual – must be able to read, write, edit documents and communicate professionally in both English and Spanish Strong communication and customer service skills Well-developed organizational and time management skills Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Database systems Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law - proof of vaccination is required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree in a related field or three years work-related experience Administration or account management experience Work experience involving professional written communication *The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen in person and on the phone. Work Environment CA Office, Emeryville or Remote, US *SCS, Working Remotely: At this time, SCS Global Services is recruiting all open roles to be remote; allowing our employees the ability to work flexibly and allowing SCS as a company to diversify the experience and perspectives of our growing workforce. As part of our remote work, we want to ensure that our employees have what they need to work from home. We provide our new employees with a computer and can offer assistance in acquiring ergonomic necessities. EEOC Statement SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Junior Marketing Coordinator

Full time role
Bogota, Bogota, CO
Sep 17, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The position of Marketing Coordinator for the International Business team involves working directly with    the Sales Team for various programs and countries; in addition to attending the organization marketing guidelines. The primary objective of the Junior Marketing Coordinator role is to implement the marketing strategy and initiatives, to support the sales team, and to generate Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs), leading to closed new business. Responsibilities include, preparing promotional strategies, plans and objectives, planning and organizing campaigns, presentations, webinars and updating social media channels. The Junior Marketing Coordinator will proactively take the initiative to identify lead generation opportunities working jointly with the sales team on event/activities coordination. This position reports jointly to the VP of Marketing and to the VP, International Business. *This is a Contractor role* Relevant Services/Schemes Food Safety and Food Labeling Programs (Non-GMO, etc.) Carbon Services Biofuels and Circular Materials Sustainable Agriculture Forestry Mining Other programs as needed Responsibilities Ensure consistent flow of marketing projects and support Meet Quarterly goals and KPI’s Follow up on marketing attribution, connecting leads to dollars to show impact (MQLs) Create marketing reports upon request To implement strategies to establish SCS’ branded standards in the market, including, our recycled content, zero waste, sustainably grown and sustainably rated diamonds standards. Coordinate events or colleagues’ participation and manage webinar promotion campaigns Attend marketing team meetings and team priorities Update company database and CRM systems (Salesforce CRM) Manage HubSpot dashboards, reporting and analytics Review content marketing and designs Conduct competitive research to deliver marketing campaigns Create and respond to Google, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook ad campaigns to increase search authority, website traffic, and leads Look after third-party validation at social media marketing Qualifications 1+ year experience in Marketing, Business Development, Sales, Account Manager, Customer Service, or similar role Excellent verbal and written communication skills Fluency in Spanish and advanced English proficiency. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Salesforce and HubSpot Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required Strong desire to learn about certification services and sustainability programs along with a professional drive Initiative and ability to work independently and use professional judgement, responsive and adaptive personality Focused on data driven marketing initiatives Have good taste for design and can format clean, presentable deliverables. Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices along with different B2B marketing techniques Understanding of sales performance metrics Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelors’ Degree in a related field (Marketing, Business Administration, Public Relations) or equivalent work experience Additional Preferred Skills Proficiency in Salesforce, Outlook, and database management systems preferred Experience within B2B marketing or related to a third party auditing, certification systems, agricultural operations, ISO 9001:2008 quality systems, or other applicable industry standards and/or knowledge Portuguese, French or German proficiency The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen to employees and vendors in person and via online video conference call applications. Observing and support audits may require international travel and extensive hours in the field. EEOC Statement : SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Junior Marketing Coordinator

Full time role
San Juan, San Juan, PR
Sep 17, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The position of Marketing Coordinator for the International Business team involves working directly with    the Sales Team for various programs and countries; in addition to attending the organization marketing guidelines. The primary objective of the Junior Marketing Coordinator role is to implement the marketing strategy and initiatives, to support the sales team, and to generate Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs), leading to closed new business. Responsibilities include, preparing promotional strategies, plans and objectives, planning and organizing campaigns, presentations, webinars and updating social media channels. The Junior Marketing Coordinator will proactively take the initiative to identify lead generation opportunities working jointly with the sales team on event/activities coordination. This position reports jointly to the VP of Marketing and to the VP, International Business. *This is a Contractor role* Relevant Services/Schemes Food Safety and Food Labeling Programs (Non-GMO, etc.) Carbon Services Biofuels and Circular Materials Sustainable Agriculture Forestry Mining Other programs as needed Responsibilities Ensure consistent flow of marketing projects and support Meet Quarterly goals and KPI’s Follow up on marketing attribution, connecting leads to dollars to show impact (MQLs) Create marketing reports upon request To implement strategies to establish SCS’ branded standards in the market, including, our recycled content, zero waste, sustainably grown and sustainably rated diamonds standards. Coordinate events or colleagues’ participation and manage webinar promotion campaigns Attend marketing team meetings and team priorities Update company database and CRM systems (Salesforce CRM) Manage HubSpot dashboards, reporting and analytics Review content marketing and designs Conduct competitive research to deliver marketing campaigns Create and respond to Google, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook ad campaigns to increase search authority, website traffic, and leads Look after third-party validation at social media marketing Qualifications 1+ year experience in Marketing, Business Development, Sales, Account Manager, Customer Service, or similar role Excellent verbal and written communication skills Fluency in Spanish and advanced English proficiency. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Salesforce and HubSpot Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required Strong desire to learn about certification services and sustainability programs along with a professional drive Initiative and ability to work independently and use professional judgement, responsive and adaptive personality Focused on data driven marketing initiatives Have good taste for design and can format clean, presentable deliverables. Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices along with different B2B marketing techniques Understanding of sales performance metrics Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelors’ Degree in a related field (Marketing, Business Administration, Public Relations) or equivalent work experience Additional Preferred Skills Proficiency in Salesforce, Outlook, and database management systems preferred Experience within B2B marketing or related to a third party auditing, certification systems, agricultural operations, ISO 9001:2008 quality systems, or other applicable industry standards and/or knowledge Portuguese, French or German proficiency The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen to employees and vendors in person and via online video conference call applications. Observing and support audits may require international travel and extensive hours in the field. EEOC Statement : SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Junior Marketing Coordinator

Full time role
San Jose, San Jose, CR
Sep 17, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The position of Marketing Coordinator for the International Business team involves working directly with    the Sales Team for various programs and countries; in addition to attending the organization marketing guidelines. The primary objective of the Junior Marketing Coordinator role is to implement the marketing strategy and initiatives, to support the sales team, and to generate Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs), leading to closed new business. Responsibilities include, preparing promotional strategies, plans and objectives, planning and organizing campaigns, presentations, webinars and updating social media channels. The Junior Marketing Coordinator will proactively take the initiative to identify lead generation opportunities working jointly with the sales team on event/activities coordination. This position reports jointly to the VP of Marketing and to the VP, International Business. *This is a Contractor role* Relevant Services/Schemes Food Safety and Food Labeling Programs (Non-GMO, etc.) Carbon Services Biofuels and Circular Materials Sustainable Agriculture Forestry Mining Other programs as needed Responsibilities Ensure consistent flow of marketing projects and support Meet Quarterly goals and KPI’s Follow up on marketing attribution, connecting leads to dollars to show impact (MQLs) Create marketing reports upon request To implement strategies to establish SCS’ branded standards in the market, including, our recycled content, zero waste, sustainably grown and sustainably rated diamonds standards. Coordinate events or colleagues’ participation and manage webinar promotion campaigns Attend marketing team meetings and team priorities Update company database and CRM systems (Salesforce CRM) Manage HubSpot dashboards, reporting and analytics Review content marketing and designs Conduct competitive research to deliver marketing campaigns Create and respond to Google, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook ad campaigns to increase search authority, website traffic, and leads Look after third-party validation at social media marketing Qualifications 1+ year experience in Marketing, Business Development, Sales, Account Manager, Customer Service, or similar role Excellent verbal and written communication skills Fluency in Spanish and advanced English proficiency. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Salesforce and HubSpot Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required Strong desire to learn about certification services and sustainability programs along with a professional drive Initiative and ability to work independently and use professional judgement, responsive and adaptive personality Focused on data driven marketing initiatives Have good taste for design and can format clean, presentable deliverables. Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices along with different B2B marketing techniques Understanding of sales performance metrics Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelors’ Degree in a related field (Marketing, Business Administration, Public Relations) or equivalent work experience Additional Preferred Skills Proficiency in Salesforce, Outlook, and database management systems preferred Experience within B2B marketing or related to a third party auditing, certification systems, agricultural operations, ISO 9001:2008 quality systems, or other applicable industry standards and/or knowledge Portuguese, French or German proficiency The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen to employees and vendors in person and via online video conference call applications. Observing and support audits may require international travel and extensive hours in the field. EEOC Statement : SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Junior Marketing Coordinator

Full time role
Brasilla, Brasilla, BR
Sep 17, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The position of Marketing Coordinator for the International Business team involves working directly with    the Sales Team for various programs and countries; in addition to attending the organization marketing guidelines. The primary objective of the Junior Marketing Coordinator role is to implement the marketing strategy and initiatives, to support the sales team, and to generate Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs), leading to closed new business. Responsibilities include, preparing promotional strategies, plans and objectives, planning and organizing campaigns, presentations, webinars and updating social media channels. The Junior Marketing Coordinator will proactively take the initiative to identify lead generation opportunities working jointly with the sales team on event/activities coordination. This position reports jointly to the VP of Marketing and to the VP, International Business. *This is a Contractor role* Relevant Services/Schemes Food Safety and Food Labeling Programs (Non-GMO, etc.) Carbon Services Biofuels and Circular Materials Sustainable Agriculture Forestry Mining Other programs as needed Responsibilities Ensure consistent flow of marketing projects and support Meet Quarterly goals and KPI’s Follow up on marketing attribution, connecting leads to dollars to show impact (MQLs) Create marketing reports upon request To implement strategies to establish SCS’ branded standards in the market, including, our recycled content, zero waste, sustainably grown and sustainably rated diamonds standards. Coordinate events or colleagues’ participation and manage webinar promotion campaigns Attend marketing team meetings and team priorities Update company database and CRM systems (Salesforce CRM) Manage HubSpot dashboards, reporting and analytics Review content marketing and designs Conduct competitive research to deliver marketing campaigns Create and respond to Google, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook ad campaigns to increase search authority, website traffic, and leads Look after third-party validation at social media marketing Qualifications 1+ year experience in Marketing, Business Development, Sales, Account Manager, Customer Service, or similar role Excellent verbal and written communication skills Fluency in Spanish and advanced English proficiency. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Salesforce and HubSpot Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required Strong desire to learn about certification services and sustainability programs along with a professional drive Initiative and ability to work independently and use professional judgement, responsive and adaptive personality Focused on data driven marketing initiatives Have good taste for design and can format clean, presentable deliverables. Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices along with different B2B marketing techniques Understanding of sales performance metrics Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelors’ Degree in a related field (Marketing, Business Administration, Public Relations) or equivalent work experience Additional Preferred Skills Proficiency in Salesforce, Outlook, and database management systems preferred Experience within B2B marketing or related to a third party auditing, certification systems, agricultural operations, ISO 9001:2008 quality systems, or other applicable industry standards and/or knowledge Portuguese, French or German proficiency The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen to employees and vendors in person and via online video conference call applications. Observing and support audits may require international travel and extensive hours in the field. EEOC Statement : SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Junior Marketing Coordinator

Full time role
Mexico City, Mexico City, MX
Sep 17, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The position of Marketing Coordinator for the International Business team involves working directly with    the Sales Team for various programs and countries; in addition to attending the organization marketing guidelines. The primary objective of the Junior Marketing Coordinator role is to implement the marketing strategy and initiatives, to support the sales team, and to generate Marketing Qualified Leads (MQLs), leading to closed new business. Responsibilities include, preparing promotional strategies, plans and objectives, planning and organizing campaigns, presentations, webinars and updating social media channels. The Junior Marketing Coordinator will proactively take the initiative to identify lead generation opportunities working jointly with the sales team on event/activities coordination. This position reports jointly to the VP of Marketing and to the VP, International Business. *This is a Contractor role* Relevant Services/Schemes Food Safety and Food Labeling Programs (Non-GMO, etc.) Carbon Services Biofuels and Circular Materials Sustainable Agriculture Forestry Mining Other programs as needed Responsibilities Ensure consistent flow of marketing projects and support Meet Quarterly goals and KPI’s Follow up on marketing attribution, connecting leads to dollars to show impact (MQLs) Create marketing reports upon request To implement strategies to establish SCS’ branded standards in the market, including, our recycled content, zero waste, sustainably grown and sustainably rated diamonds standards. Coordinate events or colleagues’ participation and manage webinar promotion campaigns Attend marketing team meetings and team priorities Update company database and CRM systems (Salesforce CRM) Manage HubSpot dashboards, reporting and analytics Review content marketing and designs Conduct competitive research to deliver marketing campaigns Create and respond to Google, LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook ad campaigns to increase search authority, website traffic, and leads Look after third-party validation at social media marketing Qualifications 1+ year experience in Marketing, Business Development, Sales, Account Manager, Customer Service, or similar role Excellent verbal and written communication skills Fluency in Spanish and advanced English proficiency. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Google Suite, Salesforce and HubSpot Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required Strong desire to learn about certification services and sustainability programs along with a professional drive Initiative and ability to work independently and use professional judgement, responsive and adaptive personality Focused on data driven marketing initiatives Have good taste for design and can format clean, presentable deliverables. Passion for the marketing industry and its best practices along with different B2B marketing techniques Understanding of sales performance metrics Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Bachelors’ Degree in a related field (Marketing, Business Administration, Public Relations) or equivalent work experience Additional Preferred Skills Proficiency in Salesforce, Outlook, and database management systems preferred Experience within B2B marketing or related to a third party auditing, certification systems, agricultural operations, ISO 9001:2008 quality systems, or other applicable industry standards and/or knowledge Portuguese, French or German proficiency The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Physical Requirements This is an office-based job. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen to employees and vendors in person and via online video conference call applications. Observing and support audits may require international travel and extensive hours in the field. EEOC Statement : SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Technical Specialist

Full time role
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 13, 2022
Since 1984, SCS Global Services has been a pioneer and leader in the field of sustainability standards and third-party certification, working across the economy in the natural resources, built environment, food and agriculture, consumer products and climate sectors. Partnering with companies, government agencies, NGOs, and stakeholders, we are striving to advance sustainable development goals through independent assessment, the application of sound science, and innovative solutions. Through these services, we are enabling decision-makers and purchasers to make informed decisions, giving innovators a competitive edge, and helping to drive the development of leadership standards to create a framework for continuous improvement. Job Overview The position of Technical Specialist in Responsible Biofuels department involves working directly with ISCC, RSB, Bonsucro programs, and other programs on an as needed basis. The primary responsibilities of the Technical Specialist include: Performing onsite audits with clients, managing administrative tasks related to communications with clients; audit project coordination; review of audit reports and corrective action plans; and other audit-related documents. The Technical Specialist is also responsible for documentation and some of its review of all the above-mentioned activities on an ongoing basis in the SCS database and support in document and procedure development. This position reports to the Technical Manager – ISCC PLUS . Relevant Standard/Schemes ISCC RSB Other programs as needed Essential Duties and Responsibilities Auditing Perform onsite and remote audits of clients Prepare audit reports in accordance with program requirements Travel up to 60% of the time as required Audit Coordination & Planning Ensure consistent flow of audit projects Prepare audit plans and related audit documents and forms Track and manage audit project milestones and deadlines Perform certification review and decision for ISCC programs and potentially others Manage auditor schedules, workloads, and travel budgets Review expense reports for Sustainability staff and Regional Auditors Operations Conduct quality and technical review of audit reports completed by staff auditors and regionally based auditors Conduct post-audit review of non-conformity closure evidence Apply professional judgement on the quality of audit reports Ensure program compliance with SCS quality system Maintain new, existing, and archived program files in accordance with program requirements Support Specialists and Managers to develop program guidance updates, audit reports, and letters as needed Support Specialists and Managers to develop training programs and related materials for Affiliates Support organizations and clients when facing technical issues Additional tasks as requested by the Director and Manager Communications Manage daily email and telephone/Skype/Microsoft Teams communications with: Auditors SCS program personnel and contractors Scheme Owners Clients and accreditation organizations Qualifications Bachelor's degree in a technical field (e.g. chemistry, biology, environmental science, or related), or a minimum two years of experience working in a related sector Excellent technical writing, observation and data management skills required Strong communication abilities and demonstrated abilities in critical analysis preferred Ability to complete time-sensitive projects and to provide realistic deadlines Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail required Initiative and ability to work independently, responsive and adaptive to team environment Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered, unless precluded by local and national jurisdiction. Pursuant to local and national law--proof of vaccination required. Medical and religious accommodations will also be considered. Education and Experience Scope-specific work or study experience, and/or applied experience in manufacturing, agricultural or food production systems 1+ years’ experience in project management or administration Excellent technical writing, observation and data management skills required; strong communication abilities and demonstrated abilities in critical analysis preferred Strong time-management and organizational skills; ability to prioritize work and meet deadline Additional Preferred Skills · Proficiency in Salesforce, Outlook, and database management systems preferred · Experience with third party auditing, certification systems, or other applicable industry standards and/or knowledge Physical Requirements This job requires travel (predominately US & Canada) ~ 60% of the time. This is an office-based job ~ 40% of the time Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day Must be able to speak and listen to employees and vendors in person and via online video conference call applications The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time as needed. Work Environment and Requirements Office work both onsite (facility walk-throughs) at clients and remotely (home office) * SCS, Working Remotely: At this time, SCS Global Services is recruiting all open roles to be remote; allowing our employees the ability to work flexibly and allowing SCS as a company to diversify the experience and perspectives of our growing workforce. As part of our remote work, we want to ensure that our employees have what they need to work from home. We provide our new employees with a computer and can offer assistance in acquiring ergonomic necessities. EEOC Statement : SCS Global Services provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. SCS Global Services complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfers, leave of absence, compensation, and training. #LI-Remote

Auditor, Forest Products Chain of Custody

Full time role
Amsterdam, North Holland, NL
Sep 7, 2022
Job Overview The Forest Products Chain of Custody Auditor’s primary service is to conduct Chain of Custody audits for a European network of clients. This is a remote, contracted position based anywhere in Europe. Relevant Services/Schemes Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Other Chain of Custody Program services, as applicable Essential Duties and Responsibilities Auditing Conduct robust and detailed Chain of Custody audits Perform audits in industrial and urban settings, at companies such as sawmills, door manufacturers, veneer manufacturers, paper distributors, and printers, etc. and write high-quality audit reports Independently, or with teams, assess management practices of organizations related to applicable certification standards Be proficient in program and certification requirements, ensuring a pragmatic approach to a wide range of auditing circumstances while maintaining the integrity of the certification scheme (e.g. FSC, PEFC, SBP, etc.) Communications Communicate regularly with clients ensuring that Corrective Action Requests are closed within appropriate deadlines Communicate Chain of Custody requirements to clients clearly, effectively, and concisely Qualifications Fluency in English and Dutch and work experience that involves professional and technical written communication in English and Dutch. Currently qualified as a FSC and/or PEFC Lead Auditor Strong organization and prioritization skills with exceptional attention to detail Strong customer service and teamwork orientation Initiative, good judgment, ability to work independently, responsive and adaptive personality Applied experience in auditing and/or quality assurance Proficient with business software including Outlook, Word, Excel, and Information Communication Technology tools (Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, etc.) Ability to travel domestically and internationally for audits as needed COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in natural resources, sustainability, environmental studies, or a related field ISO training certification or willingness to complete the ISO training offered by SCS Two (2) years of professional experience in the forest products sector Bachelor’s degree is preferable or in lieu of the bachelor’s degree a minimum 4 years of professional experience in the forest products sector Physical Requirements This is a home office-based job, which could require travel to offsite customer sites. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Work Environment and requirements Primarily a home office role with local, domestic and international trips for chain of custody audits. #LI-Remote

Auditor, Forest Products Chain of Custody (COC)

Full time role
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 7, 2022
Job Overview The Forest Products Chain of Custody Auditor’s primary service is to conduct Chain of Custody audits for a network of clients. This is a contract position. Relevant Chain of Custody Services/Schemes Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Other Chain of Custody Program services, as applicable Essential Duties and Responsibilities Auditing Conduct robust and detailed Chain of Custody audits Perform audits in industrial and urban settings, at companies such as sawmills, door manufacturers, veneer manufacturers, paper distributors, and printers, etc. and generate high-quality audit reports, ensuring accurate, detailed, and consistent descriptions of evidence and findings Independently, or with teams, assess management practices of organizations related to applicable certification standards Be proficient in program and certification requirements, ensuring a pragmatic approach to a wide range of auditing circumstances while maintaining the integrity of the certification scheme (e.g. FSC, PEFC, SFI, etc.) Communications Communicate Chain of Custody requirements to clients clearly, effectively, and concisely Communicate regularly with clients ensuring that Corrective Action Requests are closed within appropriate deadlines Qualifications Fluency in English and work experience that involves professional and technical written communication in English. Currently qualified as a FSC, PEFC, and/or SFI Lead Auditor Strong organization and prioritization skills with exceptional attention to detail Strong customer service and teamwork orientation Initiative, good judgment, ability to work independently, responsive, and adaptive personality Applied experience in auditing and/or quality assurance Proficient with business software including Outlook, Word, Excel, and Information Communication Technology tools (Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, etc.) Ability to travel domestically for audits as needed COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in natural resources, sustainability, environmental studies, or a related field ISO training certification or willingness to complete the ISO training offered by SCS Two (2) years of professional experience in the forest products sector Bachelor’s degree is preferable or in lieu of the bachelor’s degree a minimum 4 years of professional experience in the forest products sector Physical Requirements This is a home office-based job, which could require travel to offsite customer sites. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Work Environment and requirements Primarily a home office role with local and domestic trips for chain of custody audits. #LI-Remote

Auditor, Forest Products Chain of Custody (COC)

Full time role
Quebec, Quebec, CA
Sep 7, 2022
Job Overview The Forest Products Chain of Custody Auditor’s primary service is to conduct Chain of Custody audits for a network of clients. This is a contract position. Relevant Chain of Custody Services/Schemes Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Other Chain of Custody Program services, as applicable Essential Duties and Responsibilities Auditing Conduct robust and detailed Chain of Custody audits Perform audits in industrial and urban settings, at companies such as sawmills, door manufacturers, veneer manufacturers, paper distributors, and printers, etc. and generate high-quality audit reports, ensuring accurate, detailed, and consistent descriptions of evidence and findings Independently, or with teams, assess management practices of organizations related to applicable certification standards Be proficient in program and certification requirements, ensuring a pragmatic approach to a wide range of auditing circumstances while maintaining the integrity of the certification scheme (e.g. FSC, PEFC, SFI, etc.) Communications Communicate Chain of Custody requirements to clients clearly, effectively, and concisely Communicate regularly with clients ensuring that Corrective Action Requests are closed within appropriate deadlines Qualifications Fluency in French and English with work experience that involves professional and technical written communication in French and English. Currently qualified as a FSC, PEFC, SBP and/or SFI Lead Auditor Strong organization and prioritization skills with exceptional attention to detail Strong customer service and teamwork orientation Initiative, good judgment, ability to work independently, responsive, and adaptive personality Applied experience in auditing and/or quality assurance Proficient with business software including Outlook, Word, Excel, and Information Communication Technology tools (Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, etc.) Ability to travel domestically for audits as needed COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree in natural resources, sustainability, environmental studies, or a related field ISO training certification or willingness to complete the ISO training offered by SCS Two (2) years of professional experience in the forest products sector Bachelor’s degree is preferable or in lieu of the bachelor’s degree a minimum 4 years of professional experience in the forest products sector Physical Requirements This is a home office-based job, which could require travel to offsite customer sites. Sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Work Environment and Requirements Primarily a home office role with local and domestic trips for chain of custody audits. #LI-Remote

Auditor, Forest Products Chain of Custody (COC)

Full time role
Mexico City, Mexico City, MX
Sep 7, 2022
Descripción del puesto El servicio principal del Auditor de la Cadena de Custodia de Productos Forestales es auditar el sistema de gestión de cadena de custodia en una red de clientes. Esta es una posición de contrato. Servicios/esquemas de Cadena de Custodia relevantes Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Otros servicios del Programa de Cadena de Custodia, según corresponda Funciones y responsabilidades esenciales Auditoría Realizar auditorías sólidas y detalladas de la Cadena de Custodia Realizar auditorías en entornos industriales y urbanos, tanto en empresas como en aserraderos, fabricantes de puertas, fabricantes de chapa de madera, distribuidores de papel e imprentas, etc. y generar informes de auditoría de alta calidad, garantizando descripciones precisas, detalladas y coherentes de las evidencias y los hallazgos Evaluar, de forma independiente o en equipo, las prácticas de gestión de las organizaciones en relación con las normas de certificación aplicables Dominar los requisitos del programa y de la certificación, garantizando un enfoque pragmático para una amplia gama de circunstancias de auditoría, manteniendo al mismo tiempo la integridad del esquema de certificación (por ejemplo, FSC, PEFC, SFI, etc.) Comunicaciones Comunicar los requisitos de la Cadena de Custodia a los clientes de forma clara, eficaz y concisa Comunicarse regularmente con los clientes para garantizar que las solicitudes de acciones correctivas se cierren dentro de los plazos adecuados Cualificaciones Dominio del español y experiencia laboral que incluya una comunicación escrita profesional y técnica en español Actualmente calificado como Auditor Líder FSC, PEFC, y/o SFI Gran capacidad de organización y priorización con una excepcional atención al detalle Fuerte orientación al servicio al cliente y al trabajo en equipo Iniciativa, buen juicio, capacidad de trabajar de forma independiente, capacidad de respuesta y personalidad adaptable Experiencia aplicada en auditoría y/o garantía de calidad Dominio de los programas informáticos empresariales, como Outlook, Word, Excel y herramientas de tecnologías de la información y comunicación (Zoom, Skype, Microsoft Teams, etc.) Disponibilidad para viajar a nivel nacional para las auditorías según sea necesario Se solicitará el estado de vacunación COVID-19, de acuerdo con la legislación local y nacional. Formación y experiencia Licenciatura en recursos naturales, sostenibilidad, estudios ambientales o un campo relacionado Certificación de formación ISO o voluntad para completar la formación ISO ofrecida por SCS Dos (2) años de experiencia profesional en el sector de los productos forestales Es preferible una licenciatura o, en lugar de la licenciatura, un mínimo de 4 años de experiencia profesional en el sector de los productos forestales Requisitos físicos Se trata de un trabajo de oficina en casa, que podría requerir desplazamientos a las instalaciones de los clientes fuera de las instalaciones. Estar sentado más de 6 horas al día. Teclear 6+ horas al día. Entorno de trabajo y requisitos Principalmente un papel de oficina en casa con viajes locales y nacionales para las auditorías de la cadena de custodia. #LI-Remote This is a contract position.

Technical Reviewer, Forest Products Chain of Custody (COC)

Full time role
Mexico City, Mexico City, MX
Sep 7, 2022
Job Overview The Technical Reviewer is responsible for making reliable certification recommendations and has a key role in ensuring the credibility and high quality of our third-party certification service. The role entails interpretation and implementation of standards, quality control of technical report review, prompt and professional customer service, and administrative and technical support to domestic and international field auditors, clients, affiliated offices, and colleagues. This is a contract position. Relevant Standard/Schemes Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Responsible Wood (RW) Essential Duties and Responsibilities Technical Duties Review audit reports from auditors to provide oversight and quality control Make initial certification recommendations for Technical Specialists to make certification decisions Once Lead Auditor qualifications are obtained, the Technical Reviewer will also make decisions to grant, maintain, reduce, expand, suspend or terminate certification based on evidence of conformance with requirements Be proficient in program and certification requirements, ensuring a pragmatic approach to a wide range of circumstances while maintaining the integrity of the certification scheme (e.g., FSC, PEFC, SFI) Consider and implement changes affecting certification (either client or scheme initiated) Monitor status of clients’ Corrective Action Requests, including CAR reminders to clients or affiliates where relevant; for SCS-managed clients, review evidence and make decisions on whether corrective action is sufficient to close the CAR Ensure implementation of program procedures and documents Perform audits in industrial and urban settings, at companies such as sawmills, door manufacturers, veneer manufacturers, paper distributors, and printers, and write high-quality audit reports Communications Communicate regularly with clients and auditors, and international affiliate staff/auditors, ensuring they are informed of changing policies, procedures, and requirements Communicate requirements clearly, effectively, and concisely Qualifications Complete fluency in English and work experience that involves professional and technical written and verbal communication Strong organization and prioritization skills with exceptional attention to detail Strong customer service and teamwork orientation Initiative, good judgment, ability to work independently, responsive and adaptive personality Applied experience in auditing and/or quality assurance Proficient with business software including Outlook, Word, Excel, and database management COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in natural resources, sustainability, environmental studies, or a related field ISO training certification or willingness to complete the ISO training offered by SCS Two (2) years of professional experience in the forest products sector Bachelor’s degree is preferable, or in lieu of the bachelor’s degree a minimum 4 years of professional experience in the forest products sector Physical Requirements Home office-based position; could require travel to off-site customer sites Sit and Stand 6+ hours per day Keyboarding 6+ hours per day Must be able to speak and listen in person and on the phone Work Environment and Requirements Primarily a home office role with periodic local, domestic and international trips for chain of custody audits of manufacturers, printers, and traders of forest products. #LI-Remote

Sustainability Auditor, APSCA

Full time role
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 7, 2022
Summary: SCS Global Services is seeking an APSCA Sustainability Auditor to conduct audits to ensure the quality and integrity of the following Sustainability Certification Programs: SMETA. The contract auditor must be at the APSCA Registered or Certified Level. This is a contracted position for auditors located anywhere in the U.S., Canada, or Mexico. The Sustainability Auditor is responsible for conducting audits on site in accordance with requirements of the SMETA program and with SCS’ quality and code of conduct standards. Auditors will conduct field audits in the United States with potential to work in Latin America dependent on language ability. Candidates must be willing to travel regionally and receive at least 20 audit assignments per year. Travel-related expenses are reimbursed by SCS. SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audits) is one of the world’s most widely used social compliance audits for farms, factories, processing plants or manufacturing facilities. Based on the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) base code, International Labor Organization (ILO) conventions and local country laws, SMETA audits include assessment of labor standards, human rights, worker health and safety, environmental compliance, and business ethics performance. Sedex houses one of the world’s leading collaborative platforms for buyers and suppliers to store, share and report on ethical and social compliance audit information quickly and easily. SCS is a proud Affiliate Audit Company (AAC) of Sedex currently auditing in the U.S., Mexico, Latin America, and Canada. For more information about SMETA, visit www.scsglobalservices.com/services/smeta-social-audit And www.sedex.com/our-services/smeta-audit/. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Conduct on-site audits of farms, factories, processing plants or manufacturing facilities to verify compliance with the SMETA program requirements based on the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) base code. Complete audit checklist(s) and submit timely audit reports to SCS program personnel. Additional responsibilities include assisting in internal report review from other auditors; attendance of and supporting at trainings; and/or peer-evaluation of other regional subcontractors. Relevant Programs/Services/Schemes: SMETA EFI Fair Trade USA Qualifications: APSCA Registered Auditor or Certified Auditor level Required Bachelor’s Degree in a related field (e.g. Agricultural/Crop Sciences, Biology, Environmental Science, Food Science, etc.) Certified lead auditor QMS, EMSW, OH lead auditor course plus an IRCA* certified social auditing skills conversion course or acceptable alternative of equivalent length and content. Health and safety or environmental systems training Verbal and written proficiency in Spanish In depth knowledge of national and local laws and their application to a social systems audit Experience in quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis Excellent technical writing, observation and data management skills Strong communication abilities and demonstrated abilities in critical analysis preferred Ability to complete time-sensitive projects and to provide realistic deadlines Excellent organizational skills and strong attention to detail Initiative and ability to work independently and manage own workload Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office including Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. Must be able to lift and carry 15 pounds. Must be able to speak and listen in person and on the phone. Auditing may require international travel and extensive hours in the field. Must be able to walk through facilities, including up and down stairs, ladders, over uneven terrain, and work in varying climates and indoor and outdoor environments. COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Additional Preferred Skills: ISO 9001, ISO 19011 or equivalent quality management systems training preferred International standards including ILO conventions and clients requirements Resumen: SCS Global Services busca un Auditor independiente para Sustentabilidad que este registrado en la Asociación de Auditores de Cumplimiento Social Profesionales - APSCA para realizar auditorías y garantizar la calidad e integridad de los siguientes Programas de Certificación de Sustentabilidad: SMETA, EFI y FTUSA. El auditor contratado debe estar en el nivel registrado o certificado de APSCA. Esta es una posición contratada para auditores ubicados en cualquier lugar de los EE. UU., Canadá o México. El Auditor de Sostenibilidad es responsable de realizar auditorías en el sitio de acuerdo con los requisitos del programa SMETA, EFI o FTUSA y con los estándares de calidad y código de conducta de SCS. Los auditores realizarán auditorías de campo en los Estados Unidos y México con potencial para trabajar en América Latina dependiendo de la capacidad lingüística. Los candidatos deben estar dispuestos a viajar regionalmente y recibir al menos 20 asignaciones de auditoría por año. Los gastos relacionados con el viaje son reembolsados por SCS. SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audits), EFI (Ethical Food Initiative) y FTUSA (Fair Trade) son unas de las auditorías de cumplimiento social más utilizadas en el mundo para granjas, fábricas, plantas de procesamiento o instalaciones de fabricación. Con base en el código base de la Iniciativa de comercio ético (ETI), las convenciones de la Organización Internacional del Trabajo (OIT) y las leyes locales del país, las auditorías de SMETA incluyen la evaluación de los estándares laborales, los derechos humanos, la salud y la seguridad de los trabajadores, el cumplimiento ambiental y el desempeño de la ética comercial. Sedex alberga una de las plataformas de colaboración líderes en el mundo para que compradores y proveedores almacenen, compartan e informen sobre auditorías de cumplimiento ético y social de forma rápida y sencilla. SCS se enorgullece de ser una empresa de auditoría afiliada (AAC) de Sedex que actualmente realiza auditorías en los EE. UU., México, América Latina y Canadá. Para obtener más información sobre SMETA, visite www.scsglobalservices.com/services/smeta-social-audit Y www.sedex.com/our-services/smeta-audit/. Obligaciones y responsabilidades esenciales: Realizar auditorías in situ de granjas, fábricas, plantas de procesamiento o instalaciones de fabricación para verificar el cumplimiento de los requisitos del programa SMETA, ETI o FTUSA según el código base de la Iniciativa de comercio ético (ETI). Completar la(s) lista(s) de verificación de auditoría y enviar informes de auditoría oportunos al personal del programa SCS. Las responsabilidades adicionales incluyen ayudar en la revisión de informes internos de otros auditores; asistencia y apoyo en capacitaciones; y/o evaluación por pares de otros subcontratistas regionales. Programas/Servicios/Esquemas relevantes: SMETA EFI Comercio Justo EE.UU. FTUSA Calificaciones: Nivel de auditor registrado o certificado de APSCA Requerido Licenciatura en un campo relacionado (por ejemplo, Ciencias Agrícolas/Cultivos, Biología, Ciencias Ambientales, Ciencias de la Alimentación, etc.) Auditor líder certificado Curso de auditor líder de QMS, EMSW, OH más un curso de conversión de habilidades de auditoría social certificado por IRCA* o una alternativa aceptable de duración y contenido equivalentes. Capacitación en sistemas de salud y seguridad o ambientales Dominio verbal y escrito del español Conocimiento profundo de las leyes nacionales y locales y su aplicación a una auditoría de sistemas sociales. Experiencia en recopilación y análisis de datos cuantitativos y cualitativos. Excelentes habilidades de redacción técnica, observación y gestión de datos. Fuertes habilidades de comunicación y habilidades demostradas en análisis crítico preferidas Capacidad para completar proyectos sensibles al tiempo y proporcionar plazos realistas Excelentes habilidades organizativas y gran atención al detalle. Iniciativa y capacidad para trabajar de forma independiente y gestionar su propia carga de trabajo. Gran dominio de Microsoft Office, incluidos Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. Debe poder levantar y transportar 15 libras. Debe poder hablar y escuchar en persona y por teléfono. La auditoría puede requerir viajes internacionales y muchas horas en el campo. Debe poder caminar a través de las instalaciones, incluso subir y bajar escaleras, escaleras, sobre terreno irregular y trabajar en diferentes climas y entornos interiores y exteriores. Se solicitará el estado de vacunación contra COVID-19 para respaldar los requisitos del cliente, según sea necesario. Tu respuesta es opcional. Habilidades preferidas adicionales: Se prefiere capacitación en sistemas de gestión de calidad ISO 9001, ISO 19011 o equivalente Normas internacionales, incluidos los convenios de la OIT y los requisitos de los clientes. #LI-Remote

Organic Inspector

Contract position
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 7, 2022
Summary The contract Organic Inspector is responsible for conducting audits in accordance with organic and quality management systems. The Organic Inspector will complete on-site and remote audits for SCS to both the organic grower and handler scopes and shall be responsible for the completion and submission of organic inspection reports, a summary of findings, and associated audit evidence. We are looking for an Organic Inspector in the Southeast or Midwest regions of the US, and are also open to the Northeast region. This is a contract position. Relevant Services/Schemes USDA Organic (primary) SCS Gluten-Free (if interested/applicable) Non-GMO Project (if interested/applicable) Essential Duties and Responsibilities Audit Coordination Schedule and confirm audit date with client Prepare and send client audit plan according to protocols Book travel, hotel, and transportation according to company policy, and submit expense reports Audit Services Adhere to all quality and code of conduct standards Conduct audits using applicable checklists, forms, and tools Maintain positive client relationships and respond to all client inquiries and concerns Submit complete and accurate audit reports within established timelines Ensure thorough client records are maintained Program Quality and Compliance Conduct witness audits Attend trainings to maintain qualification to conduct audits; maintain training records Maintain up to date knowledge of National Organic Program (NOP) regulations and standards Prepare clients for the audit process by sending required audit paperwork Minimum Qualifications Experience with the third-party certification process Strong communication and customer service skills Well-developed organizational and time management skills Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Database systems Willing to travel within the Continental US COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience Associate’s Degree in Agribusiness Management, Agricultural/Crop Sciences, Food Sciences, Range/Ecosystem Management, Plant/Soil Sciences 2+ years’ experience conducting organic inspections to the National Organic Program Standards IOIA Basic Crops and/or Basic Handling training Physical Requirements This is an office-based job up to 25% of the time and a field position at least 75% of the time. Must be able to sit 6+ hours per day. Keyboarding 6+ hours per day. Must be able to speak and listen in person and on the phone. Must be able to physically travel to audit sites via plane and car. Travel to audit sites requires the ability to stand, walk and carry up to 20 lbs. of equipment, possibly on steep, rough terrain. Work Environment while auditing/assessing: Open agricultural fields and orchards Moving tractors, farm machinery as well as processing equipment Pesticide and other chemical storage facilities Temperature extremes of high heat or cold Traveling in client vehicles to rural sites The above description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required. #LI-Remote

Auditor, Food Safety, SQF

Contract position
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 7, 2022
Summary: The Food Safety auditor is responsible for conducting audits in facilities (and farms for SQF) in accordance with both the audit scheme and SCS protocol. Auditors travel to client sites, perform inspections, determine compliance, review corrective actions, and submit their audit reports for review and certification. This is a contract position. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Audit Coordination Schedule and confirm audit date with client Prepare and send client audit plan according to protocols Book travel, hotel and transportation according to company policy, and submit expense reports Audit Services Adhere to all quality and code of conduct standards Conduct audits using applicable checklists, forms, and tools Maintain positive client relationships and respond to all client inquiries and concerns Submit complete and accurate audit reports within established timelines Ensure thorough client records are maintained Program Quality and Compliance Attend trainings to maintain qualification to conduct audits; maintain training records Maintain up to date knowledge of applicable regulations and standards Prepare clients for audit process by sending required audit plan Relevant Programs/Services/Schemes: SQF Qualifications: (Minimum requirements per scheme or QMS) Familiarity with the third-party certification process Strong communication and customer service skills Well-developed organizational and time management skills Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Database systems Willing to travel up to 75%, mostly overnight travel throughout the U.S. and Canada COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience SQF University degree in related food sector category, food science, food technology, or related discipline. 40-hours Lead Auditor training course (e.g. Exemplar Global, IRCA) 2-day HACCP training course 5-day SQF Lead Auditor training 15 hours of continuing professional development 5-years of full-time food industry experience in a food-related technical, professional, or supervisory role Work Environment While auditing/assessing Processing equipment in facilities Pesticide and other chemical storage facilities Temperature extremes of high heat or cold #LI-Remote

Auditor, Food Safety, GMP/GDP/HACCP

Contract position
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 7, 2022
Summary: The Food Safety auditor is responsible for conducting audits in facilities (and farms for SQF) in accordance with both the audit scheme and SCS protocol. Auditors travel to client sites, perform inspections, determine compliance, review corrective actions, and submit their audit reports for review and certification. This is a contract position. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Audit Coordination Schedule and confirm audit date with client Prepare and send client audit plan according to protocols Book travel, hotel and transportation according to company policy, and submit expense reports Audit Services Adhere to all quality and code of conduct standards Conduct audits using applicable checklists, forms, and tools Maintain positive client relationships and respond to all client inquiries and concerns Submit complete and accurate audit reports within established timelines Ensure thorough client records are maintained Program Quality and Compliance Attend trainings to maintain qualification to conduct audits; maintain training records Maintain up to date knowledge of applicable regulations and standards Prepare clients for audit process by sending required audit plan Relevant Programs/Services/Schemes: GMP/GDP/HACCP Qualifications: (Minimum requirements per scheme or QMS) Familiarity with the third-party certification process Strong communication and customer service skills Well-developed organizational and time management skills Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Database systems Willing to travel up to 75%, mostly overnight travel throughout the U.S. and Canada COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience GMP/GDP/HACCP University degree or past high school studies in related disciplines, including biological sciences, food science, nutrition, agriculture, agribusiness, engineering, chemistry, or related fields 1-day HACCP course Minimum of 2 years experience related to the food and/or agricultural industries. This includes areas such as quality assurance, food safety functions, auditing, and/or farm management. Work Environment While auditing/assessing Processing equipment in facilities Pesticide and other chemical storage facilities Temperature extremes of high heat or cold #LI-Remote

Auditor, Food Safety, FSSC 22000

Contract position
Emeryville, CA, US
Sep 7, 2022
Summary: The Food Safety auditor is responsible for conducting audits in facilities (and farms for SQF) in accordance with both the audit scheme and SCS protocol. Auditors travel to client sites, perform inspections, determine compliance, review corrective actions, and submit their audit reports for review and certification. This is a contract position. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Audit Coordination Schedule and confirm audit date with client Prepare and send client audit plan according to protocols Book travel, hotel and transportation according to company policy, and submit expense reports Audit Services Adhere to all quality and code of conduct standards Conduct audits using applicable checklists, forms, and tools Maintain positive client relationships and respond to all client inquiries and concerns Submit complete and accurate audit reports within established timelines Ensure thorough client records are maintained Program Quality and Compliance Attend trainings to maintain qualification to conduct audits; maintain training records Maintain up to date knowledge of applicable regulations and standards Prepare clients for audit process by sending required audit plan Relevant Programs/Services/Schemes: FSSC 22000 Qualifications: (Minimum requirements per scheme or QMS) Familiarity with the third-party certification process Strong communication and customer service skills Well-developed organizational and time management skills Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word, Outlook, and Database systems Willing to travel up to 75%, mostly overnight travel throughout the U.S. and Canada COVID-19 vaccination status will be requested to support client requirements, as needed. Your response is optional. Education and Experience FSSC 22000 Minimum 2 years full-time work experience in quality assurance or food safety functions in food production or manufacturing, retailing, inspection or enforcement or the equivalent Degree in a food related or bioscience discipline, or completed a food related or bioscience higher education course or equivalent Lead Auditor Course for FSMS or QMS, minimum 40 hours 16-hour HACCP training ISO 22000 Standard training, minimum 8 hours including exam Food Defense & Food Fraud training GFSI exam Work Environment While auditing/assessing Processing equipment in facilities Pesticide and other chemical storage facilities Temperature extremes of high heat or cold #LI-Remote

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