Director of SHEQ

Location England
Sector: Health and Safety, Facilities Management and Property, Corporate and Professional Services
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Excellent benefits
Contact name: Matthew Cathcart

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Job ref: MAC1989_1671794078
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Director of SHEQ
Kingswinford, West Midlands | £Excellent Salary & Benefits

Irwin and Colton have been exclusively engaged to recruit a Director of Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) in a newly created role. Our client is one of the UK's leading, privately owned commercial property investment and management companies, operating in key locations throughout the UK, Germany, and Poland. With a portfolio in excess of 19,000,000 sq.ft and a UK investment portfolio in excess of £2bn, this is an exceptional opportunity.

Responsibilities of the Director of SHEQ will include:

  • Driving a culture of best practice across the business and property portfolio, ensuring regulatory compliance

  • Providing expert guidance and leadership to the Board of Directors and engaging with all staff across the organisation on health and safety issues

  • Ensuring activities across the portfolio are properly risk assessed and manage a regular audit programme to evaluate performance

  • Developing and managing the SHEQ management system, seeking opportunities to improve and enhance overall strategy and performance

The successful Director of SHEQ will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role within property, the built environment, facilities, or a related industry with a major property portfolio

  • Experience in influencing, engaging, and coaching across all levels of the organisation from site to the boardroom

  • NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent) and relevant membership of IOSH

  • A solution focused, tenacious attitude coupled with an entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to successfully operate within a fast-paced environment

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established property company with a long history and strong heritage. For more information on this opportunity or to discuss your next career move, contact Matthew Cathcart on +44(0) 1923 432 636 or apply here.

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