Associate Director, Environmental Health & Safety – Austria

Posted 8 months ago by Convert Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Contract Type Permanent
Salary €60,000 - €100,000 + Relocation + Bonus + Excellent
Sector Chemicals, Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 8 months ago
Apply by Monday, 15 July 2019

Outstanding opportunity for an Associate Director of Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) to join a leading global biopharmaceutical organisation based in Austria (relocation package provided). At the forefront of their industry with an inspiring mission, this is a unique exciting opportunity for a polished and professional Director of Environmental, Health and Safety.

With a strong network of manufacturing and R&D facilities, this is an excellent opportunity for an experienced EHS Associate Director to join this forward thinking giant and provide leadership and technical guidance in order to develop, implement, maintain and improve continuously the Environmental, Safety and Health Management System in order to guarantee full compliance with legal requirements and corporate standards.

To be considered for the Associate Director of Environmental, Health and Safety you must have 5-8 years of experience in a similar role within a highly regulated manufacturing environment, preferably in Pharmaceutical and/or Chemical Industry. You will hold a Technical (engineering, chemistry) primary degree with a post-grad EHS qualification with experience in supporting multiple activities/projects whilst working with EHS regulatory agencies and corporate support functions.

You must have documented knowledge of Austrian EHS laws and regulatory framework; robust skills interpreting and applying regulatory framework. With strong people management skills; proven ability to lead/motivate without direct reporting line/ authority. You must be fluent in written and spoken German and English.

As the Associate EHS Director you will have strong leadership and change execution skills with proven ability to develop sustainable cooperative professional relationships on all levels of the organization.

Reporting to the Regional Environmental, Health & Safety Director you will effectively lead a team of EHS professionals. Ensure the improvement and implementation of site-specific environmental, health and safety training to meet facility needs; including regulatory and best management practices.

You will ensure an effective implementation and maintenance of tailored site-level EHS programs including the recognition and reporting of any potential deficient situations/conditions with appropriate corrective actions. Manage site EHS programs, including routine assessments, facilitating corrective measures as necessary and anticipating program needs based on relevant business conditions and developments.

This is an excellent opportunity for an Associate Director, Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) looking for an amazing challenge in new surroundings with endless possibilities for the future. With an organisation that is already at the forefront of their industry, this is an opportunity not to be missed!

Job Ref: VP3071aJW

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