Health and Safety Manager, London
||£85000 - £95000 per annum
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Health and Safety to join our Client on a fantastic project. Reporting to the Director of Health Safety and Wellbeing. The successful candidate will have the overall responsibility for planning, managing and delivering the Health Safety and Wellbeing Programme and approach in line with the agreed Health Safety and Wellbeing strategy.
A key aspect of the role will be to ensure the compliance, assurance and verification of Contractors and activities through engagement, training and reporting, to demonstrate that Health Safety and Wellbeing requirements are delivered. With a large budget you will be working with some of the most innovative techniques and have the autonomy to implement ideas and support the staff. There are some exciting ideas in the pipeline to ensure exceptional safety within the project.
The successful candidate will also work with the Regional and System Integration leads to ensure Health Safety and Wellbeing strategy and programme is being delivered and engaged.
Responsibilities will include:
Strategy and Programme
Deputise for the Director Health Safety and Wellbeing as required
Develop and implement Health Safety and Wellbeing Business Planning and Programme
Manage the Health Safety and Wellbeing Budget and ensure budget owners deliver against proposed actions.
Develop and implement the Health Safety and Wellbeing annual programme to deliver Health Safety and Wellbeing objectives across the supply chain.
Ensure the successful roll out of the Right Way approach to Health and Safety
Maintain the Health Safety and Wellbeing Corporate risk register and escalate risks as appropriate
Act as chairperson at the Health Safety and Wellbeing Directorate Performance and Improvement meetings as required
Act as technical author in relation to the Works Information sections, Health and Safety (0600), Incident Management (4500), agreeing any changes to documentation with Delivery Managers
Undertake Leadership Tours, Inspections and Audits, recording findings and agreeing action
Manage communication, reporting and training for Health Safety and Wellbeing functions
Verify weekly, monthly, quarterly project team outputs
Recruit, manage and develop the Health Safety and Wellbeing team. Comprising of 6 direct reports, interaction with 5 other core reports and 12 indirect reports.
Actively encourage and support the development and empowerment of people through delegation, feedback and mentoring.
Management of the following areas:
The successful candidate will be:
A highly experienced and visible Health and Safety leader with an enviable track record of achievement.
Experienced in and have proven ability of providing Health Safety and Wellbeing advice within a large complex project environment.
A proven track record in management of Health and Safety functions
Experience of CDM and the ability to research details in all areas, which gain the best from a Multi-Supplier programme.
Skills and competencies:
Excellent knowledge of HSSE regulations, with particular reference to the delivery of capital programmes
Exceptional risk management capabilities
Stakeholder engagement, negotiation and conflict resolution skills
Experience in the development and delivery of education, training and culture programmes
Experienced in Change management
Education and Qualifications:
Private Medical Insurance
30 days holiday
Defined Contribution Pension Matched up to 10%
Season Ticket Loan
Cycle to Work scheme