Group Head of Health & Safety

Group Head of Health & Safety

  • Location

    Staffordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Built Environment

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  • Salary:

    £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car, pension, bonus, health

  • Contact:

    Stephen Brandsma

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Are you a Senior Health & Safety professional who is able to engage a national technical business to get excited about Health & Safety? Are you looking for a Group Head of Health & Safety role where you can positively influence the culture across a diversified Group?

If your answer is "Yes" then please read on.

We are working with a leading operator in the UK utilities sector. Our client owns a regulated utilities organisation as well as two non-regulated businesses which operate across the UK in a broad range of markets.

We are working with this progressive and entrepreneurial business to source a high-calibre Group Head of Health & Safety to work across the Group reporting into the CEO based from the Staffordshire area.

The successful candidate will have significant experience in relevant multi-site experience with natural gravitas and be someone that others want to seek pragmatic guidance from on all matters health & safety.

In this exciting position the Group Head of Health & Safety will review the group strategy and plan to drive a positive safety culture reviewing existing standards, policies and processes across the group. You will advise the Executive Committee, senior managers and business H&S teams to ensure the appropriate level of compliance is maintained across the Group. You will build partnerships with customers and oversee business planning, budgeting and business development activities. This role is ideal for someone who is great with people and securing the support of a diverse organisation.

The ideal Group Head of Health & Safety will hold CMIOSH Status and have relevant leadership experience in a similar industry for a multi-site, field based business. You will have the ability to operate at a strategic level but be willing to take a hands-on approach where necessary. You will be pragmatic and be able to recognise where H&S can add value to the business.

On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive base salary and excellent benefits package including car/ car allowance, excellent bonus and private medical insurance.

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