Health & Safety Manager

South East England
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

This established and continually growing food business are pioneers in the chilled category, supplying major retailers with increasingly innovative branded and own label products. They are now seeking a Health and Safety Manager to take ownership of policies and procedures across the business.

The Role

This is a great opportunity for a confident leader brimming with initiative who can make an impact in this senior management role. You’ll be responsible for:

  • Managing the SHE team across the site, providing strategic leadership over health and safety procedures whilst driving the H&S agenda.
  • You’ll be reviewing and assessing all processes and procedures, developing and implementing new initiatives and action plans to promote best practice and sustain high performance capabilities.
  • You will also be responsible for the organisation and delivery of H&S training and KPIs across multiple sites, conducting risk assessments and audits whilst driving continuous improvement of the safety management systems.
  • Working closely with management colleagues you’ll ensure all teams are up to speed with the latest H&S legislation, creating a productive and safe working environment in line with the Group’s high standards.

The Person

We are looking for an accomplished Health & Safety Manager with experience of working for a fast paced multi-site food manufacturer, ideally within the chilled sector. You’ll be educated to degree level and will also have recognised affiliations and qualifications with professional H&S bodies. You’ll have a proven track record of working with stakeholders and insurers to introduce improvements and develop efficient systems, coupled with excellent problem solving and risk assessment skills. As well as having extensive team management experience, you’ll be well practised at providing support and training, relating to all H&S requirements. You’ll also be coaching and mentoring your teams to maximise performance in line with business strategy. With your analytical and proactive approach, you’ll have excellent data analysis skills which can be applied to the formulation and implementation of effective business solutions.

So if you are a switched on H&S expert who can take the lead and make an impact then we’d like to hear from you. Click ‘Apply’ now or call 0845 2600 737 to find out more.


Please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.