Head of Group HSE (m/f/d)

Anonymous - Home Office

Based in Hamburg or at one of the production sites in Germany, England, France or Italy

Based in Hamburg or at one of the production sites in Germany, England, France or Italy

Global management task with high influence. Become part of a company operating in a growth market

Your responsibility

  • Development of the global HSE management strategy and implementation of the defined measures
  • Dotted line management and control of the global HSE organization
  • Further development of structures, systems and processes in HSE management
  • Development and implementation of key performance indicators to make HSE performance more transparent
  • Review all plants with respect to HSE requirements and provide audit support if needed
  • Monitor and plot HSE incidents including analysing and defining of proper measures
  • Train local HSE representatives on all HSE matters adhering to both legal and best practice
  • Reporting line to the CEO

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree related to Health & Safety/Environment, Engineering or Operations
  • Several years leadership experience in an HSE management role with international wide area of responsibility
  • Experience from production industry for example (plastics, chemicals, metals, mechanical engineering, automotive or manufacturing industry)
  • Comprehensive know-how in setting up structures and processes in HSE management
  • Fluent German and English and willingness to travel internationally

The offer

  • Responsible for the further development of the global HSE management and optimization of processes, with high relevance for the future success of the company.
  • Cooperation with a market leader with international presence and high reputation with national and international clients
  • Opportunity to be responsible for a broad range of topics, embedded in a national and international organization operating in a growth market.
  • Possibility to push things forward and to set topics in an environment that continuously faces new challenges and changes


We look forward to meeting you!
If you are interested in this challenging position, please click on the “Apply” button to submit your motivation letter and CV and mark your application with the reference number DE-19877.

In case you have any initial questions, feel free to contact Volker Schulz  +49 40 85 17 16 24.


Mercuri Urval GmbH
Friesenweg 4
22763 Hamburg



We guarantee all applicants strict confidentiality.

About the company

Our client is an innovative company in the packaging industry that develops packaging materials with a strong focus on aerosol valves and spray caps and produces them at 12 locations worldwide. With over 1300 employees and a profitable turnover in the three-digit million range our client is the market leader in this industry. The company supplies customers in the pharmaceutical, food and cosmetics industries with products such as spray heads for inhalers, deodorants and spray cream. We are looking for the Head of Group HSE (m/f/d) to continuously develop the Group's HSE management. The position can be based at the different locations in the headquarter in Hamburg or at one of the production sites in Germany (Schönberg), England (Leighton Buzzard), France (Val de Briey) or Italy (Oggiono).