‘The A to Z of Corporate Social Responsibility’, edited by Wayne Visser. The entries have been written by leading experts, global thinkers and CSR practitioners. The book aims to help managers, consultants and researchers navigate their way through the plenty of terms, codes and organisations associated with CSR.
Katharina Schmitt from Öko-Institut wrote the entry on ‘Ethics Officer’. She outlines the role and responsibilities that the ethics officer has within an organisation and describes the particular CSR issues that the officer has to deal with.