Group Health & Safety Manager

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£50,000 per annum
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


My client, a high-growth e-commerce business, is looking to recruit a Group Health & Safety Manager for their facility based in Wolverhampton but also with a remit to look after two other satellite sites also.

My client is a profitable, high-growth online retailer operating in a popular, fast-growing sector. By applying a customer-first mentality they have successfully delivered organic sales growth and due to the acquisition of a competitor, have invested more than £10m during 2016 in order to expand the site. As a result of their continued expansion, the client is looking to appoint a high-calibre Shift Manager to help manage a period of change and be a key player in the future development of the business.

Reporting to the Head of Operations, the Group Health & Safety Manager will play a key role in ensuring the right culture, systems, processes are in place, and driving change to develop the whole environmental piece. You're remit will ensure the site delivers on immediate requirements while also developing future capacity, allowing the business to continue its ambitious growth plan. You will need to have a good understanding of all health & safety functions whilst driving change on each site to standardise all operations. Each site will have an individual Health & Safety Manager and small team who will all report directly into you, strong leadership is needed here with a focus on strategic planning. A candidate with multi-site experience within logistics environments would be preferable…

The successful Group Health & Safety Manager will demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Experience as Health & Safety Manager across a multi-site environment;
  • Demonstrating the ability to motivate and inspire others while staying close to the day-to-day detail;
  • BS 14001 awareness training, NEBOSH diploma;
  • Proven ability to coach and mentor a team;
  • Experience implementing and improving operational procedures and practices;
  • Qualifications in Health & Safety and/or Environmental Qualification is essential;
  • A personal determination to deliver on time, every time.

The successful Group Health & Safety Manager with receive a basic salary of £50,000 - £60,000 plus benefits.

Gleeson Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist recruiter of management professionals on both a permanent and temporary basis, into a number of industries including third party logistics, automotive, FMCG and manufacturing. Please visit our website www.gleeson-rg.com for further information about our services and to view all of our roles.

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