Our client is a leading retailer with a unique product offering, with over 260 stores across 9 countries and employing over 50,000 people. This is an international, award winning business with a global supply chain sourcing products from a number of countries in Europe and Asia. This role will have extensive European travel.
They have a requirement for a Group EHS Manager who will provide leadership, development and co-ordination for the environmental, health and safety agenda across the supply chain network. You will deliver and sustain a robust compliance management programme that manages EHS issues affecting the supply chain. Candidates must have excellent communication skills as you will be participating in regular meetings with regional logistics managers, heads of departments, 3PL suppliers and many stakeholders around the business. To make authoritative recommendations, ensure common standards of best practice is achieved across all operating regions and to understand current or arising issues and weakness so they can be resolved. It goes without saying that you will have a tight grip on all relevant policies, procedures, controls, training and assessments are in place prior to go-live. And will also be overseeing investigation, carrying out H&S inspections and conducting EHS inspections and audit workplace standards.
As an individual, you will be highly organised with excellent attention to detail and with the proven ability to prioritise workloads. In addition, this is a business where team ethics are extremely important and all staff act as ambassadors of the business. Candidates will have extensive Supply Chain/ Warehouse experience ideally 3PL and in-house. With in-depth understanding and appreciation of EHS laws and regulations in other countries. NEBOSH qualification is essential. If you feel you have the skills and experience required for the role, and have the ability to travel extensively then please apply.