We are hiring an ambitious and forward-thinking head of health, safety and wellbeing. The purpose of this role is to lead and develop Mace’s health, safety and well-being function across MENA, creating and providing a robust and transparent operating platform, to allow all employees, clients and supply chain to engage with Mace and innovate in the area of health and safety.
Your responsibilities will include:
Providing HSW leadership and strategic direction to the MENA consultancy business units.
Promoting the highest standards of safety, health and wellbeing across the team.
Engaging with our clients, contractors and stakeholders to ensure our projects are delivered using best global practices around health, safety and wellbeing culture.
Recruiting, motivating and developing quality HSW people to support Mace’s growth across the region.
Positioning, promoting and protecting the Mace brand in relation to health, safety and wellbeing, enabling the full roll-out of the “Safety first going home safe and well” programme and reporting on compliance across the MENA region.
Enabling the assessment, management and mitigation of risk in accordance with regulation and best practices relating to HSEQ in all business units.
Ensuring compliance with HSW KPIs across Mace group and consult.
Developing and providing succession planning and identify career development activities for your HS&W team.
Developing and delivering, health, safety, environment and wellbeing strategies for the region.
Managing and liaising with other directors of the business.
Supporting and sustaining the Mace values and culture within the consultancy business sector.
Providing HSW bid support to other Mace directors on major projects and programmes.
Developing new and existing client relationships and opportunities.
Participating actively in the MENA leadership team.
With a relevant degree qualification, you will take personal development seriously and be chartered or pursuing a similar level of professional qualification.
You will have outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence internally and externally. You will have a track record of achieving strong health, safety, and wellbeing culture. You have experience in bidding and securing multinational projects, programmes or frameworks is also an advantage.