Head of Compliance

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Scunthorpe
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Head of Compliance role in North Lincolnshire, within a leading UK food manufacturer supplying brand and own label chilled products into all major retail customers. Reporting directly to the Operations Director you will be responsible for health, safety and environmental on site and delivering against set procedures and ensuring practices comply with and focus on food safety, legality, quality and hygiene.

Health & Safety Manager Duties and Responsibilities Include:

* Ensuring all health, safety and environmental legislation is adhered to
* Lead in the planning and monitoring the protective and preventative measures used by the company
* Prepare and develop health, safety and environmental strategies and policies
* Carry out risk assessments and consider how risks can be reduced
* Keeping up to date with new legislation and maintaining a working knowledge of all Health and Safety legislation
* Lead the design, implementation and maintenance of the business management systems to OHSAS 18001, and ensure the proper implementation of all HSE plans and procedures.
*Ensure that appropriate PPE is adopted for specific activities against the risk assessment and that stock is available and controlled in a cost-effective manner.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

* Proven experience of a Health & Safety specialist in a food manufacturing environment
* ISO 18001 Experience (Lead Auditor Preferred)
* NEBOSH Certificate (Diploma preferred)
* Effective trainer, ideally with experience of having led teams in a matrix environment
* Proven experience in driving changes and improvements
* Excellent man-management skills, empowering those around you
* Positive, friendly, driven attitude with an outgoing personality
* Able to communicate well with both shop floor and senior stakeholders alike.

This is a fantastic opportunity for ambitious individuals with a strong food production background who are looking to progress their career with a successful and progressive business.

If you want to discuss this position in more detail, please call Rachel Littlewood at Elevation Recruitment Group on 01709 723 248.

Elevation Recruitment Group's Engineering & Manufacturing division work with a vast range of businesses across Yorkshire and Humberside, Lincolnshire and East Midlands regions. For this role and similar positions, please visit www.elevationrecruitmentgroup.com

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