Group Health & Safety Manager

Posted 11 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £50k - 60k per year
Sector Risk management
Posted 11 months ago
Apply by Saturday, 20 October 2018

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Group Health & Safety Manager to join a professional services organisation in the Northwest. Primarily based from the head office in Manchester, you will be required to create, develop, implement and enhance the H&S policy and management systems for the organisation. Working at a senior level and in a stand-alone role, you will be accountable for the proactive delivery of the H&S function at a Corporate level. Some overseas travel may also be required so experience of working within a global organisation would be advantageous.


The Role:

  • Maintenance of the Group H&S framework, ensuring this reflects relevant changes in UK based legislation.
  • Working with divisional and site management to embed H&S best practice.
  • Leadership of the Group's H&S accident reporting and tracking process as supported by the integrated risk management system.
  • Responsible for the H&S aspects of company car driver behaviour and nest practice.
  • Undertaking independent investigations for specific site based accidents/incidents.

The Candidate:

  • Chartered Membership of IOSH and NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience in developing and managing H&S management systems across different organisations.
  • Proven and credible experience in H&S, including operations experience.
  • Ability to influence and engage across all levels of an organisation, including the C-suite.
  • Experience in achieving and implementing ISO 9001, 14001 and 45001.

Reference: CS 12759

Shirley Parsons

Shirley Parsons is a specialist Health and Safety Recruitment agency and is the only specialist Health and Safety agency headed by a CMIOSH Safety professional. From a standing start in 2005 the co...

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