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Head of Health and Safety

Irwin & Colton
London, England
£100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Benefits
Closing date
6 Apr 2024

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Head of Health and Safety
FTSE-250 Property | London
Circa £110,000 plus benefits

We're very pleased to be partnering with a leading FTSE-250 property organisation, who are looking to bring onboard a new Head of Health and Safety to lead the strategy and management of health and safety across their multibillion-pound property portfolio. The company owns and manages numerous properties located across different regions of the UK, and the role will be predominantly based out of their central London hub. The role is very diverse; leading on a number of different business units, such as residential and commercial property, retail outlets, rural land projects/developments, and property asset management.

This is a fantastic opportunity to lead health and safety in a professional and dynamic working environment.

Responsibilities of the Head of Health and Safety will include:

  • Ensure a culture of best practice health and safety across the business and diverse portfolio, ensuring regulatory compliance
  • Provide expert guidance and leadership to the Board of Directors and engage with all staff across the organisation on health and safety issues
  • Ensure activities across the portfolio are properly risk assessed and manage a regular audit programme to evaluate performance
  • Develop and strategically lead the health and safety management system, seek opportunities to improve and enhance the overall Health and safety strategy and performance

The successful Head of Health and Safety will have:

  • Proven senior experience in a similar role within the world of real estate (commercial, residential, retail is ideal)
  • Experience in influencing, engaging, and coaching across all levels of the organisation from site to the boardroom and building relationships straight away
  • NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent)
  • Chartership of IOSH (or working towards)

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established property company with a long history and strong heritage. For more information on this opportunity or to discuss your next career move, contact Matthew Cathcart on +44(0) 1923 432 636 or apply here.

Irwin and Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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Irwin and Colton is a specialist recruitment company supporting health, safety, environment and sustainability professionals in creating a safe and sustainable future for the world.

We recruit experienced HSE professionals from Advisor through to Director level, covering all industry sectors and working across the UK and internationally.

For more information please visit or call 01923 432 633.

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+44 (0) 1923 432 633
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