Our client is a multi-billion-dollar conglomerate working across multiple sectors, including technology, manufacturing and retail channels. It has operations across the globe and is headquartered in the Gulf Region, with approximately 15,000 employees. A highly respected brand name in the region and respected leader in its specialised markets, it also has a number of joint ventures and partnerships with some of the worlds’ leading consumer and industrial brands. It has a strong EMEA presence, with operations currently extending to Southeast Asia.
The Company is pursuing an ambitious growth agenda for the coming years. It will be delivered through expanding its core businesses geographically and horizontally, acquisitions, opening new factories and developing new retail concepts.
This role is a fantastic opportunity for a senior level EHS specialist with international warehouse and distribution experience to play a key role in implementing EHS Strategy and new directives within the organisation.
Conceptualise and implement a strategic road map for EHS
Implement and review processes and systems, agree upon and deliver key objectives for Health, Safety and Environment across the business, including all training plans
Interface directly with warehouse and distribution, analysing and identifying the specific challenges at the facility, providing training and feedback, engaging in specific site-based projects
Design and improve standard of risk assessment
Devise and deliver Company EHS Management System, including occupational health risks
Over time becoming a figurehead and driving force for Health, Safety & Environment across the business.
Core knowledge/experience required
Robust character who can communicate on all levels and deal with people of all nationalities
Knowledge of international process safety
Experience managing EHS on an International level
Team Building and Influencing skills
Project Management skills
University degree, preferably in safety engineering, environmental health or relevant discipline.
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