Distrelec was founded over 40 years ago in Switzerland and is one of Europe’s leading technical components distributors. Constant growth over recent years has made the Distrelec Group a leading online and catalogue distributor for electronics, automation and measurement technology as well as for IT and accessories.
Our Swiss heritage has taught us to love what we do, love our people and......love chocolate (maybe not totally relevant, but it’s still important)
You'll love this role because you will:
Provide legal oversight on allocated aspects of product quality and legislation;
Work with the wider team to implement systems and processes that ensure Distrelec’s ongoing legal compliance in the area of CE marking, environmental reporting, Quality and Trade
Ensure that the required compliance documentation is maintained in both internal and external databases
Ensure that customer compliance needs are met in-line with internal processes and KPIs
You'll need to do some of this:
Produce reports for (WEEE, Battery, Packaging and other legal requirements as applicable);
Responsible for ensuring international trade requirements are met
Lead the provision of best-in-class customer service with respect to quality and legislation information;
Responsible for allocated product recall activities and projects
Responsible for ensuring various EU databases are maintained, such as EPREL, SCIP, ECHA etc.
Ensure successful resolution of audit and inquiries by external authorities
Ensure, through process, the safe operation of products placed on the market and ensure conformity with the relevant quality requirements (e.g. RoHS, REACh, CE marking and other legal requirements as applicable);
Assist with contractual agreements with suppliers and customers that protect the business with respect to quality and legislation;
Work with the wider team to ensure continuous improvement to all aspects of the quality and legislation function
Increase the profile Distrelec Group through representation at relevant supplier forums and initiatives.
Take on additional adhoc tasks and responsibilities as necessary to support the Quality and Legislation function