She Auditors

Posted about 2 years ago
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Circa £34,000
Sector Energy / Carbon Management
Posted about 2 years ago
Apply by Wednesday, 9 September 2015
At SSE, Safety is our number one priority. It's at the heart of everything we do. As a key member of the Safety team, you'll provide independent assurance that the SHE risks faced by SSE are adequately identified and managed to ensure that our people, assets and the environment are safe from harm. SSE is a successful member of the FTSE 50 and one of the largest and most diverse energy companies in the UK. We employ over 20,000 people across the UK & Ireland and are committed to making energy better by being the best, most trusted and highly valued energy provider in the UK and Ireland.  As SHE Auditor, you will proactively engage with each of the business directorates and their respective SHE operations team to carry out independent reviews of risks being managed and their processes.  You will be required to travel to different sites to meet relevant staff, attend meetings with the business to develop an understanding of the business processes and conduct various types of SHE audit. To be successful in this role, you should have previous experience of operating in a high hazardous industry, be familiar with the UK business environment and have knowledge of UK SHE regulatory regimes and legislation. Knowledge and understanding of systems and activities within construction and energy generation / distribution would be advantageous however not essential. You should hold an IEMA management certificate or equivalent, be a Chartered Member of IOSH (or equivalent professional body) and hold an auditor qualification e.g. OHSAS 18001 Auditor/Lead Auditor).  Previous experience of providing advice, support and guidance on SHE risk management and assurance processes, along with experience of leading an audit team, is essential. You should be an excellent communicator with the ability to liaise with, and influence, key stakeholders at all levels. You will demonstrate good report writing and presentation skills. You should demonstrate a “can do” attitude and enjoy finding solutions to problems. Above all, you should be well-organised and have the ability to work under pressure with the tenacity to succeed. Due to the level of mobility required in this role a full UK driving licence is essential. In return we can offer a benefits package which includes an excellent pension scheme, share save and share incentive schemes, generous leave entitlement (with an option to purchase additional leave) plus a host of other lifestyle benefits. We also have several other roles available within our Safety Team that we are recruiting for over the up and coming months, please visit to find out more. Closing date for applications is Wednesday, 9th September 2015. The successful candidate will be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process. This includes a basic criminal records check.