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Careers

Why Join the Assent Team?

Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and excited workforce. Our culture is integral to our success. Collaboration, transparency, creativity and passion are only a few of our cultural values.

We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and continuously growing technology company.

Still Need More Reasons? We Also Offer These Awesome Perks...

Flexible Schedules

We try to accommodate when you work best. Not a morning person? That’s ok!

Competitive Salaries & Benefits

We believe that our employees are rock-stars. They should be compensated for it!

Fully Stocked Cafeteria

No one should work on an empty stomach… that’s why we stock our cafeteria with snacks!

Monthly Team Building Events

Working collaboratively is what we specialize in. We plan monthly events to promote teamwork.

Catered Lunches

We like to eat together, so we cater lunches for the entire company weekly.

Results Driven Culture

Micro-managing isn’t for us. We want rock-stars who focus on results!

Careers at Assent Compliance

Assent Compliance is actively hiring in all divisions. Current opportunities include:

Senior Software Developer (Ottawa, ON)

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Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the mission to make the world a better place with our software. We are looking for full-time permanent Senior Software Developers to join our dynamic Development Team.

Position Summary

As a Senior Software Developer with Assent Compliance, you will work on the whole web development stack, from server to HTML. If you are looking a career defining adventure, willing to put everything into making a difference, believe that there is always a solution, we want you to join the team. You will play a leading role in defining solutions to complex technology puzzles. Through your passion for software development, proven object-oriented design skills, you will produce quality code and proactively communicate with other stakeholders regarding business requirements.

Key Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Develop software programs according to Assent’s software development life-cycle (SDLC) process;
  • Help design and lead the development of the next version of an enterprise Saas application, completely redesigned from the ground up;
  • Develop software that follows Assent’s Design Guidelines and Coding Standards;
  • Contribute to and lead requirements management and review – provide task estimates, project scoping;
  • Lead the development process for one or more features;
  • Resolve problems that are diversified and complex;
  • Review code and makes recommendations for design changes;
  • Participate in software development as part of a Scrum team;
  • Provide technical guidance across Development project teams.

This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Your Knowledge and Experience

We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications:

  • Post-secondary degree in Computer Science (or related) and 7+ years software development experience (preferably web application development)
  • Advanced experience in object-­oriented programming
  • Experience with AngularJS, nodeJS (or C#), DynamoDB, Lambda, and CouchDB
  • Experience developing APIs and micro services
  • Be a Javascript expert and solid html5 developer
  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Solid UX UI CSS bootstrap knowledge
  • Experience with mobile development, iOS/Android
  • Experience developing hybrid mobile apps with ionic framework
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment;
  • You have GRIT – Grinding dedication, Real perseverance, Irrational & Tireless passion;
  • Ability to apply creative thinking to technology issues;
  • Highly motivated self-starter;
  • You are pragmatic and solution-oriented;

An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
  • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
  • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

We invite interested applicants to share their resume and cover letter to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=84

Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

Quality Assurance Specialist (Ottawa, ON)

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Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the mission to make the world a better place with our software. We are looking for a full-time permanent Quality Assurance Specialist to join our dynamic Quality Assurance Team.

Position Summary

Based in Ottawa, Ontario, the Quality Assurance (“QA”) Specialist works closely with Development to review, and verify quality standards for our software and overall product offering. The QA Specialist designs and implements tests procedures, and contributes to proposed software development with special attention to quality standards requirements. This individual is an integral part of the Assent team, supporting the overall quality of the product and therefore, facilitating customer success and satisfaction.

Key Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Test planning, documentation and execution of functional, system, regression, and performance tests to uncover defects and improve the overall quality of the software;
  • Work independently to understand requirements and create test cases to ensure requirements meet acceptance criteria;
  • Design, Author and execute Automated test scripts using object oriented methodologies;
  • Document software defects, using a bug tracking system, and report defects to software developers;
  • Work closely with the Customer Success, Product Support, Product Management and Development teams to provide subject matter expertise on improvements or defects;
  • Generate test reports that clearly communicate test results, concerns, and project status;
  • Help troubleshoot client issues

This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Your Knowledge and Experience

We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications,

  • Demonstrated experience of software testing, particularly web application software across multiple browser platforms;
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Software Testing, in a role of QA specialist/engineer;
  • Solid experience in the software development and test life cycle methodologies – particularly SCRUM;
  • Good understanding and experience of web technologies: HTML, XML and JavaScript;
  • Knowledge and experience in basic programming and/or scripting;
  • Proven experience with automated testing tools (Selenium) and software, testing approaches/methodologies;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Knowledge of C# is a definite asset;
  • Outstanding attention to detail;
  • You are organized and have excellent time management skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technologies, tools, and practices;
  • You are a team player and have solid interpersonal skills- you are able to establish cross-functional relationships in a collaborative environment with a diverse group of stakeholders;
  • You are proactive about communicating;
  • You are intellectually curious with innovative and creative problem-solving skills;
  • You understand the importance of documentation and process;
  • Propensity to stay calm and reasonable under pressure;
  • You have sound judgment and decision-making abilities;
  • You have a passion for data and proven experience solving technology-related puzzles;
  • You anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others and are always thinking about how you can best support them;
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment – you are highly adaptable, flexible and deal well with ambiguity;
  • You have grit – you are conscientious, driven, and will always work towards providing solutions over excuses;
  • You are a critical thinker, you love to learn, and are continuously willing to adapt to and help shape improvements to systems and processes;
  • You are proficient in the use of MS Office Suite and Google Applications

An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
  • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
  • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

We invite interested applicants to share their resume and cover letter with us via https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=85

Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

Director, Data Management (Ottawa, ON)

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Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the mission to make the world a better place with our software. We are looking for a full-time permanent Director, Data Management to own the data process for our SaaS product.

Position Summary

The Director, Data Management will work with the Architecture and Development teams to ensure that all data structures are suitable and provide the best possible performance and the ability for development staff to work with the data seamlessly. Additionally, the Director, Data Management will work with the Security team to ensure that the storage and usage of the data meets will all privacy and other regulations. Finally, the position will be responsible for the quality of data, ensuring the Data Analyst team and Customer Success group are checking and cleaning the data before it is loaded and that the Data Steward team is following the correct processes. He/she will also provide coaching and development opportunities, helping to engage, improve and grow the Data Management team.

Key Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Ensure the overall vision for the Data managed by Assent Compliance is clear and communicated
  • Review the work of the Development team to ensure database structures follow best practices
  • Work with Product Team Management on the direction of the product and ensure the data can meet the needs of the clients
  • Recruit, train, manage, and empower an engaged and competent Data Management team;
  • Provide overall direction/management to Data Management team to ensuring scheduled commitments are met;
  • Define and monitor the team’s execution of activities, identify risks and develop initiatives to overcome obstacles and shortcomings.

This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Your Knowledge and Experience

We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications,

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English – you communicate clearly, concisely and with tact;
  • 10+ Years of experience in analyzing data;
  • 10+ years of experience with Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Integration Services;
  • 10+ years data integration experience;
  • 10+ years mining structured and unstructured data;
  • 10+ years physical and logical database design;
  • 10+ years data architecture experience;
  • Experience with data access design patterns;
  • Experience with Talend would be considered an asset;
  • Experience with Java would be considered an asset;
  • Propensity to stay calm and reasonable under pressure;
  • Sound judgment and decision-making abilities;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and are able to work effectively with a diverse group of stakeholders;
  • Strong influencing skills;
  • Demonstrated experience leading and managing modest to large size teams;
  • You understand the value and role of technology and can prepare a sound business case for investment;
  • You are a critical thinker, you love to learn, and are continuously willing to adapt to and help shape improvements to systems and processes;
  • Passion for data and proven experience solving technology-related puzzles;
  • You anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others and are always thinking about how you can best support them;
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment – you are highly adaptable, flexible and deal well with ambiguity;
  • You are naturally curious about technology and how things work;
  • You have grit – you are conscientious, driven, and will always work towards providing solutions over excuses;
  • You are diligent and detail-oriented- you pay high attention to detail and you double-check everything;
  • You are organized and have excellent time management skills – you are able to juggle several activities of varying levels of importance for many different stakeholders;
  • You have an insatiable thirst for knowledge – you consider yourself a lifelong learner;
  • You have extensive experience working with Office productivity software like Google Docs, Slides, Sheets and Microsoft Office;
  • You are excited about working for Assent!

An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
  • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
  • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

We invite interested applicants to share their resume and cover letter to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=80

Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

Data Analyst / Data Integration Specialist (Ottawa, ON)

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Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the mission to make the world a better place with our software. We are looking for someone passionate about working with data to join us as a Data Analyst / Data Integration Specialist.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Director, Data Management the Data Analyst / Data Integration Specialist will provide support for processing data within the ACM systems. Primary will be the building of packages to load data into the client ACM’s. This role may also provide support to the Service Delivery team providing a view into the customer data.

Key Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Build the appropriate SSIS package to load the data to client database;
  • Load the data into development systems and production systems;
  • Provide reporting to SD team as required either using office tools or SSRS;
  • Provide support to migration of data between client systems and the AssentMaster database
  • Analyze and cleanse incoming and existing data;
  • Managing a high volume of routine tasks
  • Provide data support to other divisions of Assent, including sales & marketing

This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Your Knowledge and Experience

We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications:

  • 3+ Years of experience in analyzing data with strong database SQL/procedural SQL development
  • 3+ years of experience with Microsoft SQL Server and SQL Server Integration Services;
  • Experience with various data formats – XML, CSV, RDBMS and other apps such as CRM and public databases
  • Strong physical data modelling skills
  • A University, College and/or Post Graduate Certificate
  • Forward/reverse engineering and database refactoring skills
  • Data migration/conversion and ETL experience
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (ex: Python)
  • Some experience with Java
  • Experience with Talend is nice to have
  • You are proficient in the use of MS Office Suite and Google Applications
  • You are incredibly organized and can suggest, implement, and support efficient and effective operations
  • You are diligent and detail-oriented- you pay high attention to detail
  • You are highly adaptable and flexible- you thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment

An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
  • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
  • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

We invite interested applicants to share their resume and cover letter to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=83

Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

Assistant Controller (Ottawa, ON)

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Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the mission to make the world a better place with our software. We are looking for a full-time permanent Assistant Controller to join our dynamic Finance Team.

Position Summary

As part of the Assent Compliance Finance team, the Assistant Controller is responsible for a full range of financial service operations. The Assistant Controller works in collaboration with the Director Finance, Chief Financial Officer and the Accounting Firm representatives. The financial operations are conducted in accordance with acceptable accounting practices, regulations, legislative obligations and defined standards.

Key Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Compile, analyze and distribute summary information related to Key Performance Indicators;
  • Provide analysis and financial support for various complex accounting transactions and issues;
  • Support planning and forecasting processes including forecasting, budgeting and month end closing;
  • Develop financial models, conduct benchmarking and process analysis;
  • Support business partners with ad-hoc analysis;
  • Assembling and summarizing data to structure regular sophisticated reports on financial status and risks;
  • Assist in A/R collection/management;
  • Assist in A/P management;
  • Prepare required documentation and audit working papers for the external year-end audit firm;
  • In collaboration with Director of Finance, identify trends, advise company and recommend actions based on sound analysis;
  • Assist in coaching and training Junior Financial Analyst;
  • Reconciliation of general ledger accounts;
  • Create accruals and prepare monthly and year-end financial statements.

This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Your Knowledge and Experience

We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications,

  • University degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA designation
  • Three to six years progressive, relevant working experience in a similar role, reporting to senior financial management
  • Knowledge and experience with MS Excel, and accounting systems considered a critical asset
  • Skilled with various year-end audit activities
  • You are solution-oriented and resourceful
  • You are intellectually curious with innovative and creative problem-solving skills
  • You understand the importance of documentation and process
  • You have a customer service orientation
  • You are proactive and assertive – you are committed to getting things done and aren’t shy about directing others
  • You have amazing attention to detail – you operate using a checklist and you double-check everything
  • You anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others and are always thinking about how you can best support them
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

    What We Offer

    • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
    • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
    • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

    Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

    We invite interested applicants to share their resume and cover letter to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=81

    Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

    Paid Advertising Coordinator (Ottawa, ON)

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    Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the passion to make the world a better place with our software. As a result of our success and growth, we are expanding once again by adding to our Marketing team. We are looking for a permanent, full-time Paid Advertising Coordinator.

    Position Summary

    Our Ottawa East Office is looking for a Paid Advertising Coordinator to manage the advancement of Assent’s paid search campaigns and content networks. PPC and online ads are so much more than optimizing keywords… this position will require an individual who relishes in data and metrics. You will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Assent Compliance’s SEM campaigns, while ensuring the optimization of Assent’s digital presence. If you are passionate about online marketing – this role is for you.​

    Key Requirements & Responsibilities

    • Manage all paid advertising initiatives with a focus on online and digital
    • Develop keyword lists and ad copy for paid search campaigns
    • Develop PPC bidding strategies
    • Monitor, analyze and report on performance of paid search campaigns and optimize spending based on ROI and ROAS
    • Actively test and analyze keywords, ad copy, landing pages and positioning to maximize results
    • Create new paid search campaigns and monitor existing SEM campaigns
    • Create/modify landing pages used in search engine marketing campaigns
    • QA campaigns before launching
    • Make campaign and keyword optimization changes under direction of Marketing Operations & Advertising Manager
    • Produce campaign reports
    • Budget stewardship to ensure campaigns are managed efficiently
    • Keyword research
    • Competitive analysis & research
    • Recommends changes in methods to increase traffic & leads
    • Works with the Marketing Team to develop and execute PPC strategies utilizing technology, prospect insights and behaviour
    • Establishes and leverages key metrics to analyze online ad performance and make recommendations for improvements
    • Works with a variety of stakeholder groups to develop PPC and online ad strategy and ideas, including: Business Development, Customer Success, Product, Support, etc.

    This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

    Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

    Your Knowledge and Experience

    We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications:,

    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English – you communicate effectively and with tact
    • A University, College and/or Post Graduate Certificate in Marketing, Business or Analytics background
    • A minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role
    • Good understanding of keyword research
    • You have experience writing for online paid media (Google Adwords, Social Media Ads, etc.)
    • Familiar with Google and Bing web marketing practices
    • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
    • You are proficient in the use of MS Office Suite (advanced Excel) and Google Applications
    • Intellectually curious with innovative and creative problem-solving skills
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills – you are able to juggle multiple deadlines and prioritize effectively
    • You have superb interpersonal skills – you are able to establish cross-functional relationships in a collaborative, team-oriented environment with a diverse group of stakeholders
    • You are a critical thinker and are continuously willing to adapt to and help shape improvements to systems and processes
    • Demonstrate the ability to get things done – hustle
    • You are a highly motivated self-starter – you anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others and are always thinking about how you can best support them
    • You have grit – you are conscientious, will always work towards providing solutions over excuses, and are dedicated to achieving excellence and driving results
    • You have an insatiable thirst for knowledge – you consider yourself a lifelong learner
    • You thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment – you are highly adaptable, flexible and deal well with ambiguity
    • You are excited about working for Assent!

    Bonus points if,

    • You are familiar with Google Analytics, Hubspot or other third party analytics and optimization tools
    • You have a good understanding of SEO
    • You have excellent written skills in a second language
    • You have experience with traditional and digital advertising

    An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

    What We Offer

    • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
    • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
    • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

    Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

    We invite interested applicants to share their resume, cover letter and samples of their work wherever possible to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=76

    Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

    Subject Matter Expert, Compliance Programs (Europe)

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    Assent is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. Assent is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the mission to make the world a better place with our software. As a result of our success and growth, we are expanding once again by adding to our dynamic Regulatory and Compliance Programs team.

    Position Summary

    The Subject Matter Expert, Compliance Programs is a knowledgeable, passionate, and conscientious visionary who will support various initiatives around compliance programs and corporate social responsibility. This is a fantastic opportunity to support a Regulatory Compliance Team in developing market-leading compliance programs, and software and services solutions for a wide variety of customers and industries. You will be an instrumental Subject Matter Expert for the development of new capabilities while constantly improving existing functionality. Preference will be given to candidates located in Europe.

    Key Requirements & Responsibilities

    • Immediate support of programs covering regulatory and industry objectives for materials management (e.g. RoHS, REACH) and other related topics;
    • Staying up-to-date with any regulatory and industry-led developments;
    • Representing Assent Compliance as a Subject Matter Expert and thought leader and support Assent’s company profile enhancing activities;
    • Organizing and developing thought leadership webinars in core Assent Compliance compliance programs;
    • Supporting the development of training and educational content;
    • Planning and writing industry-leading white papers on important compliance topics;
    • Planning and speaking at industry-leading conferences and seminars in relevant compliance engagements;
    • Build strategic partnerships with various stakeholders from the private sector, not-for-profit, and Government;
    • Supporting standards development (e.g. IPC, IEC, ChemSHERPA) and trade association programs (e.g. IAEG, IMDS);
    • Supporting all Assent teams (Sales, Marketing, Customer Success, Development, Product Development) to ensure they have access to the necessary regulatory information and tools they need;
    • Supporting customer engagements as a technical resource remotely and in person;
    • Driving new areas of compliance business programs that complement and enhance the Assent Compliance SaaS Platform. You will bring market, customer and industry perspectives to influence Assent and its product directions.

    This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

    Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

    Your Knowledge and Experience

    We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications,

    • Practical experience related to risk consulting, ethical sourcing, corporate sustainability, human rights, Responsible Business Conduct/Corporate Social Responsibility or similar
    • Stellar verbal and written communication skills in English and presentation skills in order to effectively communicate your vision to the various team members and engage diverse audiences
    • Your day-to-day work will touch upon all aspects of Assent’s business, therefore It is crucial that you have superb interpersonal skills and are able to establish cross-functional relationships in a collaborative, team-oriented environment with a diverse group of stakeholders
    • Ability and willingness to travel locally and internationally to attend and present at events, client engagements and client visits
    • You are proactive about communicating and have experience working with and supporting remote teams
    • You thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment – you are highly adaptable, flexible and deal well with ambiguity
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills – you are able to juggle multiple projects and manage your time effectively to align commitments to priorities
    • Strong research and writing skills
    • You have grit – you are conscientious, will always work towards providing solutions over excuses, and are dedicated to achieving excellence and driving results
    • Proven ability to work independently with little supervision
    • You are proficient in the use of MS Office Suite (advanced Excel) and Google Applications
    • Intellectually curious with innovative and creative problem-solving skills
    • You are a critical thinker and are continuously willing to adapt to and help shape improvements to systems and processes
    • Demonstrate the ability to get things done – hustle
    • You are a highly motivated self-starter – you anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others and are always thinking about how you can best support them
    • Comfortable working in an interdisciplinary team with formal peer review
    • You are excited about working for Assent!

    An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

    What We Offer

    • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
    • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
    • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

    Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

    We invite interested applicants to share their resume, cover letter and samples of their work wherever possible to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=78

    Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

    Corporate Social Responsibility Analyst (Ottawa. ON)

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    Assent Compliance “Assent” is the leader in cloud-based compliance automation software. We are a rapidly growing, energetic and engaged company with the passion to make the world a better place with our software. As a result of our success and growth, we are expanding our Regulatory Team’s Ethical Sourcing division in Ottawa, ON to enhance the development of a Human Rights Performance solution for multinational corporations worldwide.

    In view of new and amended legislation, including the EU Directive for Non-Financial Reporting, as well as Anti-Human Trafficking Regulations, companies today are facing stricter requirements to ensure that they are respecting human rights and preventing human rights violations throughout their supply chains. To help them in this task, Assent Compliance offers in-house expertise and automated solutions to engage with their suppliers, collect and analyse data, assess areas of risk and support their suppliers through risk mitigation and training.

    Position Summary

    The Corporate Social Responsibility Analyst is a knowledgeable, passionate, and conscientious individual who will support various initiatives around human rights and corporate social responsibility. This is a fantastic opportunity to support a Regulatory Compliance Team in various aspects of human rights and corporate social responsibility from developing educational content, engaging with suppliers regarding recommendations to facilitate their compliance with legislation and drive ethical standards across the supply chain, and offering cross-functional support both internally and externally for any regulatory developments related to ethical sourcing.

    Key Requirements & Responsibilities

    • Support the Anti-Human Trafficking (AHT), Human Rights, Corporate Social Responsibility and other ethical sourcing programs for companies, including supporting companies develop related codes of conduct, policies and standard operating procedures;
    • Staying up-to-date with any regulatory and industry led developments in the field of human rights;
    • Become a stakeholder in the development of the ethical sourcing solution through the Assent software platform;
    • Support the development of training and educational content;
    • Build strategic partnerships with various stakeholders from the private sector, not-for-profit, and Government;
    • Support all Assent teams (Sales, Marketing, Customer Success, Development, Product Development) to ensure they have access to the necessary regulatory information and tools they need;
    • Help position Assent Compliance as a thought-leader around ethical sourcing and human rights.

    This is not an exhaustive list of duties. Responsibilities may be altered and/or added from time to time to meet business needs.

    Reasonable Accommodations Statement: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the aforementioned duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

    Your Knowledge and Experience

    We strongly value your talent, energy and passion. It will also be valuable to Assent if you have the following qualifications,

    • Degree related to Human Rights, Responsible Business Conduct/Corporate Social Responsibility or another relevant field (or equivalent work experience)
    • Strong interest in, and knowledge of, human rights in supply chains and/or responsible business conduct
    • Practical experience related to risk consulting, ethical sourcing, corporate sustainability, human rights, Responsible Business Conduct/Corporate Social Responsibility or similar
    • Strong research and writing skills
    • Ability and willingness to travel internationally to attend and present at events and client meetings
    • You have grit – you are conscientious, will always work towards providing solutions over excuses, and are dedicated to achieving excellence and driving results
    • Proven ability to work independently with little supervision
    • You are proficient in the use of MS Office Suite (advanced Excel) and Google Applications
    • Intellectually curious with innovative and creative problem-solving skills
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills – you are able to juggle multiple deadlines and prioritize effectively
    • You have superb interpersonal skills – you are able to establish cross-functional relationships in a collaborative, team-oriented environment with a diverse group of stakeholders
    • You are a critical thinker and are continuously willing to adapt to and help shape improvements to systems and processes
    • Demonstrate the ability to get things done – hustle
    • You are a highly motivated self-starter – you anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of others and are always thinking about how you can best support them
    • Comfortable working in an interdisciplinary, multi-cultural team with formal peer review
    • You have an insatiable thirst for knowledge – you consider yourself a lifelong learner
    • You thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment – you are highly adaptable, flexible and deal well with ambiguity
    • You are excited about working for Assent!

    An equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.

    What We Offer

    • The opportunity to shape the compliance future … and yours and ours – at a well-established and fast-growing SaaS company.
    • An awesome workplace in Ottawa’s East End across from St. Laurent Shopping Centre.
    • Free snacks, weekly catered lunches, social activities, an amazing team and workplace.

    Assent endeavors to build an engaged, energetic and passionate workforce as we grow into one of Ottawa’s and Canada’s best employers. Our culture is integral to our success. We provide the programs and rewards that one would expect from a highly successful and growing technology company in Ottawa.

    We invite interested applicants to share their resume, cover letter and samples of their work wherever possible to https://assentcompliance.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=77

    Assent is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.

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