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Are you a Chartered Safety Professional?
Passionate about the cause and on a mission to make a difference?
Chances are you’re forward-thinking, flexible and have a progressive mindset.
If you’re an established leader with experience in Property/Construction and a track record of driving change, then this platform could be yours.
Have your voice heard. Make a difference.
You’ll be responsible for creating the national operational safety strategy for the Group and for leading a cross-functional team to deploy the strategy across a portfolio of properties across the UK.
As the subject matter expert on operational safety, including fire safety and risk, you will proactively take the lead on highlighting current and future risks to the operational business, ensuring appropriate ownership and assisting the wider team in implementing robust and appropriate solutions and control measures.
This is a large FTSE 250 business. As Group Safety Director, reporting to the COO; this is a pivotal leadership role to make your own.
The company has a thirst to build a “best in class” effective operational safety and risk management framework that addresses Operational Health & Safety, Fire Life Safety, Security and Resilience.
With you onboard, robust foundations assured, this business will be able to continue to grow and scale; you’ll be looking at being the No1 in Group Safety for a FTSE 100 business that you’ve helped shape.
It’s not there yet. It needs you on the team!
What are we looking for in you?
A proven safety leader from a property/construction business, with a track record in Fire Safety. Effective both at a strategic and operational level;
Excellent leadership qualities with an empowering, coaching approach that enables colleagues to perform their best;
Track record of building and leading multi-disciplinary technical teams;
Committed to effectively enabling organisational diversity;
Robust professional and personal credibility, commanding respect both inside and outside the organisation;
Professionally qualified; IOSH, NEBOSH, IFSM, Chartered Fire Engineer or equivalent to demonstrate qualified technical leadership.
In return, you can expect:
A competitive base salary to match your skills and experience;
Additional benefits reflecting the seniority and influence of this role, including significant bonus potential;
An office based in London or Bristol, plus the flexibility to work from home.
If you feel you are the right person for this role, we encourage you to find out more …