EHS Manager - FTSE 100

Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
£70K + Excellent benefits + Shares + Bupa
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Ref
VP2783/JW
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private

Cambridgeshire based with occasional overseas travel

Exciting opportunity for an Environmental, Health and Safety professional to join a highly profitable global leader with an outstanding reputation of world class innovation. This is a superb opportunity offering a major career step for the right Environmental Health and Safety professional.

As the Environmental, Health and Safety Manager you will provide clear strategic direction and continuously improve Environmental, Health and Safety performance; whilst ensuring business compliance within the groups policies, standards and guidance in addition to the external regulatory requirements associated with the operation of high hazard operations (COMAH).

This is a multi-site role with occasional travel overseas. The working environment will be a mixture of office and shop floor based. Significant time will be spent in production areas in order to ensure and improve on a positive environmental, health and safety culture. The manufacturing businesses operate with varying levels of risk and complexity, in particular the use of large industrial, high temperature furnaces and complex plants.

The post will operate at a global level to collaborate with peers in other divisions in further developing and enhancing broadly defined policies, as well as translating them into strategic objectives to drive business improvement in Environment, Health and Safety. This is achieved by providing direction, not only to Environmental, Health and Safety professionals globally, but also to senior management teams and local management teams.

The successful candidate must be a Chartered member of The Institute of Occupational Safety and Health with strong knowledge and experience of working in an Engineering, Chemical or Pharmaceutical environment. You must be able to demonstrate experience in the application of Environmental, Health and Safety management systems with strong proven experience in supervision/management of professional and administrative staff.

You will have a strong background in Process Safety/PSM/IH/COMAH. The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills with the ability to persuade and influence successfully at all levels of the business. You will be proactive and have a passion for Health and Safety whilst being able to work in a team and on your own initiative with a hands on approach. This is an excellent opportunity covering a large scope with the potential to develop through the business within.

Job Ref: VP2783/JW

Please email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk for more information

Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

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