Interim Health & Safety Assurance Manager

Recruiter
Location
Birmingham, England
Salary
£300 - £400 per day
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Ref
330633/001
Contact
Abby Savage
HR Jobs Level
Consultant
Sector
Consultancy
Hours
Full Time
Interim Health & Safety Assurance Manager

3 month contract



To support exciting transformation and change in Health & Safety strategy and policy, my client is seeking an immediately available H&S specialist with experience of driving change and innovation. The role will provide cover and expertise whilst they recruit the role on a permanent basis therefore we are seeking an experienced interim who will bring creativity and hit-the-ground running with confidence in positioning new ideas at strategic and operational levels. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a modern approach to H&S, with a more 'enabling' and empowering approach rather than a purely compliance based outlook.



Examples of Accountabilities



* Lead on Health & Safety for the Group ensuring both compliance to legislation and continuous improvement on internal strategies and policies
* Manage external partners and providers to include setting and monitoring performance indicators
* Manage internal communications to include liaison with other departments such as Learning & Development to unsure effective processes for upskilling staff
* Coach and support senior managers in how to undertake Health & Safety investigations



Key Skills



* NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent qualification in Health & Safety
* Experience of strategically leading a health & safety function
* Demonstrable experience of driving change and innovation
* Strong communication and stakeholder management skills with the ability to influence effectively at senior level



About Harvey Nash HR



Harvey Nash's Human Resources Division specialises in the recruitment and development of HR professionals.



We set up Harvey Nash HR with one simple vision in mind - to create a specialist HR division that has the passion and razor-sharp focus of a boutique, whilst at the same time provide our clients and candidates with the unique market insight, resources and international contacts of one of the most respected brands in recruitment.



We are part of Harvey Nash, a global professional recruitment consultancy and IT outsourcing service provider, and trusted advisor to some of the world's leading businesses, governments and institutions. We operate from 40 offices covering the USA, Europe and Asia.