Health and Safety Manager

Location East London
Sector: Health and Safety, Facilities Management and Property, Corporate and Professional Services
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Job ref: MAC2378_1691494924
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Health and Safety Manager
East London (site-based 5 days per week)
£50,000 - £60,000 + benefits

Irwin and Colton have been engaged by one of the UK's largest real estate organisations to identify a new Health and Safety Manager. The organisation has a multibillion-pound turnover and specialises in a wide variety of commercial and residential property.

This role will report directly into the Director of Estates for the business, and work with key internal stakeholders across the business, to raise the level of health and safety performance across a large property portfolio.

Responsibilities of the Health and Safety Manager will include:

  • Engaging with key stakeholders on site location to drive a positive health and safety culture
  • Assessment of the health and safety management systems to ensure that it reflects best practice
  • Conducting site inspections as required, working closely with local partners and teams, as well as external specialist consultants, across the property portfolio
  • Supporting the wider team in the development and delivery of the strategy, identifying opportunities to enhance the effectiveness of the health and safety function internally and externally
  • Ensuring that compliance standards are met relative to key performance indicators
  • Paying particular attention to the requirements of the building safety strategy in alignment to new safety regulations for both building safety and fire safety

The successful Health and Safety Manager will have:

  • NEBOSH / NCRQ diploma (or equivalent) and membership of IOSH.
  • Proven experience in a similar health and safety role driving change across large organisations, ideally with property or FM experience.
  • Experience influencing and engaging at all levels within a large property portfolio environment.
  • Proven understanding of ISO management systems is ideal.
  • Knowledge of the Building Safety bill is key across high-rise residential buildings

This role is site-based and there is a requirement to be in East London 5 days per week.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established real estate 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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