Health and Safety Manager

Location Rutland
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Engineering, Accountancy & Finance, IT & Communications, Office & Commercial Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £circa £50k plus range of employee benefits
Contact name: Edward Jepson

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Published: 6 months ago
Rutland – circa £50k plus host of employee benefits

We are currently recruiting for a Health and Safety Manager for a prestigious organisation covering a large site with a mix of stunning historical and modern buildings, all set in stunning grounds.

This key role offers the opportunity to lead and manage the Health and Safety Department across circa 100 buildings and a varied 100 plus acre estate.

The successful Health and Safety Manager candidate should demonstrable experience at a senior level leading and managing H&S in complex environments.  

You will be responsible for leading on Health and Safety strategy, managing risk and delivering compliance with all current H&S legislation and best practice.

You will also lead the Health and Safety and Transport Teams and be responsible for modernising working practices and procedures.

As the Health and Safety Manager you will lead and communicate three-year strategic plan for Health and Safety, implementing that plan in consultation with the organisation’s Leadership Team offering advice, guidance and leading by example to embed a positive Health and Safety culture across a diverse organisation and employer.

In addition to professional NEBOSH qualifications, we are looking for: 

  • Successful experience of leading and managing health & safety in a complex organisation, including experience related to buildings maintenance and building projects

  • Proven organisational and analytical skills including meticulous attention to detail 

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise tactfully and confidently with all stakeholders

The Health and Safety Manager will need to be comfortable liaising at all levels of the organisation and will possess a positive, can-do and forward-looking attitude, as well as a sense of humour. 

Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week with 30 days annual leave entitlement plus statutory days.

The successful candidate will have access to the generous Pension scheme, Free Gym membership, Private Healthcare and free staff lunches.

This Health and Safety Manager vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency.

RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion or belief.

RecruitME is also committed to work alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.