Health and Safety Manager

Location
Portsmouth, England
Salary
£45000 per annum
Posted
11 Nov 2016
Closes
11 Dec 2016
Ref
AC 9488
Contact
Amanda Clarke
Sector
Renewables
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


An established convenience retailer is currently seeking a Health and Safety Manager. Based out of Portsmouth with responsibility for operations throughout the Southern region, you will lead on health & safety and compliance issues across the organisation, managing and developing the H&S management system in addition to working with operational teams to develop a positive safety culture.
The business is made up of over 200 stores with 4000 employees; therefore a background within a multi-site role would be advantageous. They are looking for a someone who works collaboratively, enable change and can develop effective relationships at all levels of an organisation

The Role:

Provide H&S support, guidance and training across the business
Manage the H&S management system and suggest improvements to this
Develop a positive H&S culture within the organisation, engaging operational teams so they can take ownership of H&S in their business area
Manage relationships with external enforcement bodies e.g. Primary Authority
Manage all licencing requirements e.g. alcohol licences to ensure legal compliance.

The Candidate:

Qualified to NEBOSH Certificate level as a minimum
Experience within a multi-site role, preferably within retail or a similar sector
Commercially aware and solutions focused
Excellent communicator, able to engage with stakeholders