About The Role
Are you looking for your next challenge with a market-leading company within the healthcare distribution sector? If so, Alliance Healthcare can offer you a great working environment with rewarding benefits and opportunities.
Are you a dynamic and innovative Health and Safety professional? If so we have an exciting opportunity to join our operational Environment Health and Safety team. The role will be a regional role covering 3 sites in Letchworth, Croydon and Chessington (the Role will be based from Letchworth Garden City), reporting to the National Operational Health and Safety manager. The prime objective of the role will be to develop health and safety standards and leadership across the management teams and colleagues. The business is aiming to become a world class operation in health and safety.
About The Company
Alliance Healthcare is a leading distributor and wholesaler of pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare products, serving over 16,200 pharmacies, hospitals and dispensing doctors throughout the UK on a twice daily basis.
We have an essential role to play in the medical supply chain and everything that we do as a company will ultimately impact upon the end user, the patient. It is our responsibility to offer a reliable service that ensures that our customers receive the right product, in the right place, at the right time.
Global diversity, equity and inclusion are core to our purpose to create healthier futures. We believe in creating an inclusive environment where people across all dimensions of diversity can bring their whole selves to work to advance health equity for all. We enable our teams with career opportunities that challenge and inspire the very best to solve complex business problems impacting diverse patient populations in communities around the world.
About the Candidate
We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills and the ability to build effective relationships in order to drive a collective safety performance. You must have a minimum of the NEBOSH general certificate and will have proven demonstrable experience within a similar role with a successful track record in leading through cultural change and transformation.
You will come with experience of developing Health and Safety standards across various locations whether this be in distribution, warehousing, or manufacturing. Strong written and verbal communication skills are also key as is experience in managing a cultural safety shift, ensuring safety and compliance is the number one deliverable across the three sites.
This role requires someone with previous experience in working to promote high levels of safety through various levels of leadership as well as being organised, and resilient. You will be driven and tenacious with knowledge of continuous improvement and must have a demonstrable track record of developing strong health and safety standards Experience of working in a unionised environment is also useful.
If this is you in a nutshell, we can offer you a competitive salary with benefits such as a car allowance, company contributory pension plan, 25 days holiday (increasing with service), private healthcare