Plastribution is looking for an ESG and Compliance Administrator on a full-time basis.

The role will require you to work in the Ashby office Monday to Friday. On completion of the probation period, hybrid and flexible working can be explored.

At Plastribution, we strive to be the best in class. As a leading organization committed to environmental responsibility and social impact, we are committed to integrating sustainable practices into all aspects of our operations. The successful candidate will work alongside the Group ESG and Compliance Manager to develop and implement the Group’s ESG strategy and compliance programme – working alongside key stakeholders within the industry. This is an exciting opportunity to take a lead role in shaping the sustainability strategy at one of the UK’s leading polymer distributors.

Why Plastribution? .

Did you know that the UK plastics industry is the third largest sector employer in UK manufacturing, employing over 182,000. That means that more people are employed in plastics than in glass, steel, and paper combined. As one of the industry’s leading distributors of plastics raw materials, Plastribution has a remarkable reputation. Over the last four decades, we have been consistent in delivery reliability, know-how and unrivalled customer service for our customers. We now have the potential to double in size over the next decade, but we need highly capable, talented and team orientated people to help make that happen.

There is no better time to join Plastribution. We offer a vibrant, open plan working environment that has been purposely created to enable staff to communicate better and thrive. The positive atmosphere at Plastribution is dynamic, which in turn promotes a culture of productivity that is unmatched amongst our competitors.

Up for a challenge? Visit our Careers page on our website to find out more about the role and what Plastribution can offer you –

Key Responsibilities
  • Assist in developing the Group’s ESG policy and corporate compliance programme.
  • Assist in implementing and monitoring KPI’s related to ESG and compliance.
  • Assist the Group ESG and Compliance Manager on monthly reporting requirements.
  • Develop internal and external relationships to increase awareness on Plastribution’s ESG initiatives.
  • Risk assess potential business partners based on compliance criteria.
  • Assist in preparing relevant training in ESG and compliance topics.
  • Attend applicable events, trade-shows, industry seminars, and careers fairs.
  • Be a member of Plastribution’s charity committee; assisting in organising fundraising events and volunteering opportunities for charities.
  • As a department, ensure that the business is compliant with applicable legislation.
  • Assist the Group ESG and Compliance Manager to respond to shareholder requests in a timely, accurate manner.
  • Promote and develop the businesses diversity, equality, and inclusion (DE&I) strategy.
  • Assist the Group ESG and Compliance Manager in areas of corporate governance.
  • Participate and contribute to company projects as required.

What You’ll Need

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in areas of sustainability/ESG or corporate compliance – this can be through previous work experience or through the completion of a relevant degree or apprenticeship. The successful candidate will have:

  • An understanding of sustainability frameworks and compliance programmes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • Ability to network and build relationships with stakeholders.
  • Ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Be a proactive team player and self-starter.

  • And of course – a passion for ESG initiatives, compliance, and continuous improvement!

    The role will require you to work in the Ashby office Monday to Friday. On completion of the probation period, hybrid and flexible working can be explored.

    Job Types: Full-time

    Salary: 20-23k depending on experience

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