Assistant Director of Health and Safety Compliance

Panoramic Associates
08 Jun 2024
06 Jul 2024
Job Title
Associate Director
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Director of Health and Safety Compliance

500 per day inside IR35


Panoramic Associates are working with a Housing Association in Buckinghamshire in the search for an Assistant Director of Health and Safety Compliance. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the client's residents, customers, and employees. As a strategic leader, they will oversee the implementation of health and safety measures, drive continuous improvement initiatives, and foster a culture of excellence within the organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the recording and investigation of accidents, incidents, and near misses, ensuring compliance with RIDDOR regulations.
  • Provide effective leadership and development of the Health and Safety Team, promoting high performance and customer–focused service.
  • Review and enhance Lone Working Procedures and other safety systems annually.
  • Set and monitor the Health and Safety budget in collaboration with relevant departments.
  • Undertake additional duties as assigned by the Executive Director of Finance and Resources, including project delivery for continuous improvement.

Who You'll Work With

  • External: Residents, customers, suppliers, media, networks, and stakeholders.
  • Internal: Colleagues across the organisation, Board, and Executive Management Team.

Strategic and Operational Focus

  • Collaborate closely with the Executive and Senior Management Team to align business functions for success.
  • Drive growth and development of service delivery across the organisation.
  • Uphold the vision, values, and strategic objectives of our organisation.

Thinking and Decision Making

  • Translate strategy into actionable plans over an 18–month to 3–year timescale.
  • Make data–driven decisions to enhance service delivery and drive transformational change.
  • Foster cross–functional collaboration for strategic development.

Customers, Communication & Influence

  • Build and nurture senior internal and external relationships, adept at negotiation.
  • Assist in managing challenging situations and conflict resolution.
  • Utilise influencing skills to prioritise customer service excellence.


  • Degree in relevant field, complemented by substantial experience.
  • Advanced technical expertise in Health and Safety Compliance and management.
  • Deep understanding of organisational, financial, and political contexts.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organisational, time management, and IT skills.
  • Commitment to equality, diversity, and value for money.
  • Possession of a full driving license and access to own vehicle for work.

Does this role sound suitable for you, or someone you know? If so, please send an up–to–date CV to Sean Cloherty at Panoramic Associates so we can discuss further.

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