Location England
Job-type Interim
Salary £Competitive
Reference ACRE-12566

Are you a Health and Safety professional with experience in the agricultural industry looking to continue your career on a global scale?

A fresh fruit producer and supplier is seeking a dedicated Head of Health & Safety to lead their global health and safety initiatives. This is a leadership role and using your expertise, you will be getting involved in developing and implementing a comprehensive H&S management system aligned with ISO 45001 standards, promoting a positive safety culture, and driving continuous improvement in risk management across their operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Developing and standardizing H&S activities and procedures regionally

  • Managing and maintaining ISO 45001 and running the programme globally

  • Monitoring and analyzing H&S performance, focusing on improvement areas

  • Managing project-specific risk management plans and ensuring compliance with international standards

  • Leading continuous improvement efforts through training and preventive measures

  • Conducting audits, inspections, and root cause analysis of incidents

  • Providing strategic direction and mentorship to H&S officers, promoting safety awareness


  • Proven experience with H&S management systems (ISO 45001 preferred)

  • In-depth knowledge of H&S legislation and best practices

  • Strong communication and leadership skills

  • NEBOSH certificate and experience in a global environment is desirable

If you are an expert in Health and Safety and want to hear more get in touch and send your CV to Tiana Thomas at tiana.thomas@acre.com.