Health and Safety Manager (12 Month Maternity Contract)

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  • Job Reference: PR/000755
  • Job Title: Health and Safety Manager (12 Month Maternity Contract)
  • Location: Central London
  • Basic Salary Range: £45,000 per annum + Opportunities
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Posted 6 months ago
  • This position has been filled

Our client, a global entertainment company, are looking for a Health and Safety Manager on a temporary basis to cover maternity leave.

Key Responsibilities

  • Management of all H&S issues relating to premises and people working for and on behalf of the client in the UK.
  • Development and update of H&S management systems across all business units.
  • Development and ongoing collation of effective and accurate management information on H&S performance.
  • Engagement with all business units to educate and embed an effective safety culture within the business.
  • Facilitate and support all business units when planning and implementing any promotional activities and events which may require pragmatic Health & Safety solutions.
  • Ensure appropriate management and monitoring of contractors, sub-contractors, freelancers, merchandisers etc. working on our premises, in order to ensure adequate provision for safe working.
  • Delivery of an audit and assurance program across the various business units to demonstrate effective implementation of the business H&S policies and processes.


Person Specification

  • 5 + years of successful operation within the H&S sector, consistently meeting expectations.
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization, including executive level.
  • Proven ability to drive stake+.
  • Ability to deliver improved H&S performance.
  • Proven people management skills.
  • Ability to think and act quickly in an entrepreneurial environment.
  • Ability to effectively and concisely communicate regulatory and best practice requirements to personnel at all levels
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Excellent listening, negotiation and presentation skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Full UK driving licence.

Experience and Qualifications


  • NEBOSH Diploma, NCRQ Level 6 Diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • CMIOSH preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, proven influencer.
  • Proactive and up to date CPD.
  • EHS auditor qualifications.
  • Experience of the implementation of safety management systems in multi-site businesses.
  • Experience of delivering risk assessments and compliance auditing across multi-site businesses.
  • Experience of delivering fire risk assessments across multi-site businesses.
  • Excellent project management skills, with emphasis on effectively identifying requirements and articulating them successfully within project plans.
  • Experience of working within a multi-stakeholder environment where competing needs must be managed effectively in order to deliver results.

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