Health and Safety Manager

Location Taunton
Sector: Health and Safety, Facilities Management and Property, Charity and NGO
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Contact name: Matthew Cathcart

Contact email: matthew.cathcart@irwinandcolton.com
Job ref: MAC1846_1664270205
Published: 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Health and Safety Manager
Location: Taunton (with some further travel)
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Benefits

An exciting opportunity has arisen with a managed accommodation property provider across the Southwest region to recruit a new Health and Safety Manager. The organisation currently has several sites across the given region, that also cross the Channel to the Isla of Wight. This position reports directly into the Head of Property, ensuring that best practice is met within the organisation.

Responsibilities for the Health and Safety Manager will include:

  • Assessing current health and safety strategy and performance, identifying areas for development
  • Working closely with the senior management team to continually develop and refine the organisation's health and safety strategy and policies, in line with the business evolution
  • Managing and implementing a regular audit and reporting program and communicating team performance across the company, reporting this to the Head of Property

The successful Health and Safety Manager will have:

  • Essential to have a NEBOSH general certificate (or equivalent) and relevant membership of IOSH
  • Proven experience within Health and Safety, ideally within residential property, retail, or hospitality
  • Experience operating in multi-site environments, and prioritising engagement with stakeholders effectively
  • Exceptional communications skills with experience of influencing and engaging effectively across a wide range of stakeholders

This position will require a self-starter who can work both independently and as part of a wider team. A valid UK driver's license is essential.

For further information and to apply please contact Matthew Cathcart on or 01923 432 636

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