Director Group Ethics & Compliance

Director Group Ethics & Compliance


About Boliden

Boliden produces metals that make modern society work. The operations are characterized by care for people, the environment, and society. Boliden enjoys a leading position in sustainable mining, metal production and metals recycling. Long experience combined with the development of best available technology make sure our mines and smelters are well positioned in the global competition.


The role

As Director Group Ethics & Compliance, you lead the function and are responsible for strategically and operationally developing and leading Boliden’s work with issues relating to business ethics and compliance. Main focus will be on anti-corruption, antitrust, money laundering, sanctions, support in risk assessment of business partners and other related areas within E&C such as the code of conduct and the whistleblower process. You will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of compliance with regulations and industry standards.

As the Group Ethics & Compliance function was formed relatively recently, you will have the opportunity to further develop and shape Boliden’s work in these areas and thus contribute to continued success and growth. The position is located in Stockholm and reports directly to Senior Vice President Corporate Responsibility, who is a member of Boliden’s Group Management.

Examples of tasks

  • Provide expertise, advise and training in E&C focus areas
  • Identify and evaluate risks related to E&C
  • Monitor the development of rules and regulations within E&C focus areas
  • Communicate related topics in a clear way to stakeholders internally and externally
  • Lead and facilitate the implementation of risk-based programs for compliance with E&C
  • Participate in internal E&C related investigations and action programs
  • Inform and report to committees, management and board within E&C
  • In collaboration with other functions, initiate and carry out internal quality audits
  • Manage and coordinate contacts with relevant supervisory authorities or other authorities within E&C focus areas
  • Work in close collaboration with Boliden’s other Group functions as well as business areas and units


Who are you?

You should have an academic degree in law, economics or similar and at least 5 years of experience from the E&C area in a leading role. We believe that you have experience from a business similar Boliden’s, industrial production in a geographically dispersed organization. Some form of in-depth training in compliance is an advantage. You express yourself well both orally and in writing in English and Swedish. If you understand and can communicate in Finnish we see this an extra plus.

To succeed in the role, we believe that a strong self-drive and an ability to independently drive issues are important qualities for this position. We would like you to recognize yourself in the following characteristics and ways of working:

  • the courage to identify and highlight E&C risks and challenges within the group
  • a commercial, business-oriented approach combined with high integrity
  • a supportive and cooperative approach to pursuing the E&C agenda in a highly decentralized organization
  • strong analytical and communicative skills


Information and application

Boliden is partnering with Compass HRG for this recruitment, please apply as soon as possible. If you would like more information about the position, please do not hesitate to contact Senior Consultant Jens Holmberg +46 70 377 06 20. All inquiries are treated confidentially.