Health and Safety Advisor (Business Partner)

Health and Safety Advisor (Business Partner)

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    Health and Safety

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  • Salary:

    £40k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Lauren Alsop

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  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Health and Safety Advisor (Business Partner) - £40,000 to £45,000 – WFH / Leicester office and UK travel *Rare opportunity to grow, develop and progress health and safety division within the business*

Principal People have been exclusively engaged by a leading Health and Safety & HR services business based out of Leicester, who are looking for a Health and Safety Advisor to support their client base of small-to-medium businesses.

This is an excellent opportunity for an engaging, adaptable and ambitious safety professional to take ownership of the company’s Health and Safety division.

Why is this a great opportunity?

  • There is incredible growth potential with this role – you don’t need current leadership experience but could easily develop in to a Head of Health and Safety in the coming years, managing a team of Advisors.
  • Building the company’s Health and Safety division is one of the company’s core strategic objectives, meaning resources and investment in to growth.
  • No two days are the same! You will enjoy working with clients from a diverse range of industry sectors.
  • To play an important role in the company’s growth plans in the next 5 years.
  • You will have the autonomy to make this role your own.
  • You will communicate with different areas and members of the business, both professionally and socially.

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will be responsible for:

  • Managing a portfolio of clients from different industry sectors, mainly within; Leisure, Hospitality, Care, Manufacturing & Engineering (don’t worry, you don’t need experience in all of these areas!).
  • Providing Health and Safety advice to clients in relation to their management systems and general day-to-day safety operations.
  • Travelling to client sites for 2-3 days a week, working from home (1-2 days a week) and the Leicester office (1 or 2 times a month).
  • Providing Fire Risk Assessments and general fire safety advice to clients.
  • You will help clients by writing, reviewing and conducting risk assessments.
  • You will conduct Health and Safety audits.

The ideal Health and Safety Advisor, you will possess:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate as a minimum
  • NEBOSH Fire Certificate (Desirable) – If no NEBOSH Fire Certificate, then practical experience of conducting Fire Risk Assessments (Type 1 & Type 2 FRAs)
  • An adaptable and open-minded approach

In return, the successful Health and Safety Advisor will be offered a salary of up to £45,000 plus car allowance and benefits.          

We have interviews availability over the next two weeks.

To ensure you don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity, please apply today to express your interest.

Click apply or send your CV to z.wilson@principalpeople.co.uk