Gerry Pearson
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Gerry Pearson

Managing Partner

About Gerry

​Gerry was a founding member of Shirley Parsons Professional Services in 2005 with the aim of becoming the world’s go-to organisation for HSEQ. With the business market leader in EMEA, Gerry co-founded Shirley Parsons in the US in 2014. It has now grown rapidly with locations in Boston and LA.

Gerry has been involved in Project Services since 2014 overseeing a strategic partnership that provides staff augmentation services delivering major projects across the renewable energy and technology sectors. In 2016, Gerry initiated Leadership First; a community that promotes a “Mind-set Approach” to long term change, leading to better business outcomes.

“How frequently would you be bold enough to recommend a company or individual? In Gerry's case I have no hesitation. He listens to the brief and asks intelligent questions. He sticks to scope and tries to exceed whenever possible. His companies fee we found to be much more affordable than you would imagine. I would give him the opportunity; he has never failed me."

- Deborah Clements, Head of HSSE at APM Terminals

“Gerry has been an active player in the Renewables sector. He takes time to understand our industry and its QHSE needs as they change. His network of talent and senior figures is a great asset.”

– Louis Smith, Head of HSE at Cubico Sustainable Investment

“Gerry is one of the most progressive leaders I have worked with. His loyalty and hard work have enabled him to build a very successful business along with the support of his management team and staff. Gerry has the ability and the desire to achieve the very highest levels. His interest in adopting new approaches and products have ensured everyone has benefited from his decisions.”

– Russel Bennett, Co-Founder of People Not Paper Limited

“I have known Gerry since December 2009 through our association via Shirley Parsons. I have always found Gerry to be approachable, professional, dedicated and enthusiastic and is willing to go the extra mile in assisting me securing business interest.”

– Daryl Wake, Managing Director at SafetyFX International


Health and Safety Coordinator

£28,000 - £32,000 + benefits


The Health and Safety Coordinator Bristol Permanent £28,000 - £32,000We have partnered with a family-owned manufacturing company, who are looking to appoint a Health and Safety Coordinator at their interesting site in Bristol. This role presents an ideal opportunity for individuals aspiring to embark on a career in safety, as well as those possessing 1-2 years of HSE experience seeking a new challenge on a truly unique site. Additionally, this role would be ideal for candidates with a background in operational roles within the manufacturing sector who are eager to transition into a full-time Health and Safety position. The Health and Safety Coordinator Coordinator needs to be someone who has a can-do attitude and is keen on building relationships at all levels. You will play a crucial role in ensuring the well-being of our employees by implementing and maintaining effective health and safety programs. You will work closely with various departments to identify hazards, assess risks, and develop strategies to mitigate them. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with strong organisational skills and a passion for promoting a culture of safety. The Health and Safety Coordinator will be responsible for: Support and guide on various site Health and Safety mattersDocument controlManage and review risk assessments (PUWER, COSHH & LOLER)Build relationships with key stakeholders across the site, promoting the development of a positive culture and best practiceConducting inspections, investigations, and maintaining accurate records The Health and Safety Coordinator Candidate will have: Nebosh General or working towardsExperience of working within a Manufacturing or Engineering environmentPrevious EHS experience is advantageousCommunication skills, Drive, personality and resilience are key to this roleIT Literate is very important Vacancy Reference: PR/027415 Vacancy Owner: Ryan Binnee | | (+44) 1296 326383 | (+44) 7525 277330

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