Safety and Risk Director

  • Posted: 1 week ago
  • Reference: job-12268
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Organization: Shirley Parsons
  • Salary: $150000 - 165000 per year
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New York, NY
A leading New York distributor is seeking a Safety and Risk Director to join their team and oversee the company-wide Safety and Risk Management programs. The Safety and Risk Director will be responsible for developing and implementing the Safety and Risk programs across all facilities in NY. This is a highly visible role within the organization and the Safety and Risk Director will be expected to engage with all levels of the business, influencing a healthy and positive safety culture.

The Role:

  • Develop and oversee all efforts, programs, and initiatives in Safety and Risk Management to ensure a safe workplace for all employees
  • Continually improve the Safety and Risk Management strategies that provides comprehensive risk identification and assessment to develop and implement mitigation and avoidance practices
  • Work closely with the Executive Leadership team reporting back on Key Performance Indicators for the health and safety program, developing reports and driving changes/improvements where necessary
  • Leading and managing a team of direct reports, ensuring best-practices and accountability across all operations

The Candidate:

  • B.S. in Safety Sciences, Engineering, or related technical field
  • Certified Safety Professional (CSP) certification required
  • 8+ years of safety experience in distribution and consumer goods industries
  • Experience managing risk management programs
  • Previous experience managing direct reports
  • Strong communication and leadership skills with an ability to influence at all levels of the business


    Where do you want to go?

Boston Office

77 Sleeper St
MA 02210

(+1) 617-939-9533

Los Angeles Office

1925 Century Park E
Los Angeles
CA 90067

(+1) 323-300-6655