Head of Health and Safety

Job Title: Head of Health and Safety
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: DOE + Excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH25576
Contact Name: Jack Cornick
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

Allen & York are pleased to be working with a leading organisation who are based in the South East of the UK. The company are a market leader within their space and play a large part in the sustainable future of the planet.

Through continuous investment in the latest technology and strong growth plans the business continues to expand in a sustainable manner.

Reporting into the Managing Director, this role will be crucial for setting and driving the HSEQ agenda within the business.

Your Role

  • Leadership, not only of the safety and compliance function but also within the company as a whole
  • Lead a specialist team of Health and Safety specialists
  • Liaise with senior management to ensure their needs are captured in the company Health and Safety plan
  • Work with external enforcement bodies such as the HSE and the Environment Agency
  • Ensure the effective communication of all safety matters to the business
  • Maintain the company 18001 accreditation and help transition towards 45001
  • Ensure suitable needs analysis for all departments within the business
  • Review update and implement company policy and procedure to ensure compliance and progression of a positive health and safety culture
  • Identify and advise upon opportunities for the business to reduce risk

Your Skills

  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent.
  • Ideally a Degree or Higher National Diploma/ Certificate in an Engineering discipline.
  • Working knowledge of OHSAS 18001
  • A dynamic leader
  • A motivator with strong communication skills.
  • Minimum of 5 years' safety experience in a relevant safety leading industry

If this role is of interest, then please apply or email Jack on for a further confidential discussion.