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Health and Safety Director - Europe

Essential Information

  • Location:Spain, Madrid
  • Sector:Sustainable Business
  • Salary:€180000 - €210000 per annum
  • Publish date:13/03/2024
  • Job ID:V-32228
Health and Safety Director - Europe

  • Would you like to work within a large global engineering organisation, with a genuine desire and commitment to drive safety transformation and improvement?
  • Does engaging with a range of stakeholders across European operations, working with them and your wider colleagues to embed exceptional safety culture interest you?
  • Do you have a track record of delivering safety change programmes within high risk, dispersed organisations with a large number of subcontractors?

A unique leadership opportunity has arisen within an globally renowned engineering organisation, where directly reporting to the Regional Chief Executive Officer, but with a dotted line to the Group Executive Team, you will benefit from an autonomous and well supported position.


Why this is Health and Safety Director - Europe is a great opportunity:

  • As part of the CEO leadership team, you will be not only responsible for the OHS strategy, but contribute to wider leadership and organisational areas
  • Working within an organisation which will serve a megatrend of the future, the organisation is in a very resilient and growing industry sector.
  • There is major financial backing and investment available to sustainably improve safety culture and performance.
  • This is an autonomous role, where you can put your own stamp on a large organisation, with a business who are committed to and supportive of change.
  • Working within a high performing large employer globally with over 40,000 worldwide employees, across 100 countries, with a turnover of c. €10bn
  • This is a strategic role where you will be responsible for contributing to the successful delivery of the organisational and regional strategy

To be strongly considered, the successful Health and Safety Director - Europe will:

  • Have experience of working in a Director level safety role within a large, multinational business, with significant strategic influence.
  • Have a proven track record in working collaboratively within a decentralised organisation working with high risk environments such as construction, oil and gas, mining, or industrial services.
  • Have a forward-thinking approach to develop long term strategies, with the experience of reporting to and influencing executive stakeholders.
  • Hold a solutions and results focused mindset with a true desire to deliver.
  • Be based in a major city within the European Union

In return, the Global Head of Safety will be offered a highly competitive compensation package of €180,000 - €210,000 fixed salary, in addition to a bonus scheme, long term incentive plan, plus a host of other major benefits.


If this could be of interest, please apply to GS2 Partnership now for your opportunity to register your application.