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HSE Manager

** This position can be based in Paris or Barcelona**


Key Responsibilities:

  • The main purpose of this job is to assure the overall effectiveness and continuous improvement of the Health, Safety and Environment systems in a lab and office environment
  • Drive the development of a strong safety culture and the  execution of Firmenich QHS&E strategy
  • Ensure compliance with Health, Safety, & Environmental regulations and group requirements
  • Conduct risk assessment, audits, reviews, investigations further incidents/accidents
  • Set-up preventive and correctives action plans as well as continuous improvement plans
  • Provide training to all affiliate personnel;
  • Provide support to Quality and Food Safety systems 
  • Establish effective working relationships with all local management to promote, encourage and sustain a genuine commitment to effective HS&E management.


We value:

  • MS degree preferably in Chemistry/Food Technology
  • At least 3 year experience, preferably in Chemical or Pharma or food industry 
  • Working towards or already achieved a professional HS&E qualification e .g. NEBOSH Diploma
  • Fluent in French, English and Spanish
  • Willingness to travel:

               - If based in Barcelona: 60% travels to Paris

               - If based in Paris: 25% travels to Barcelona

  • Interpersonal and people skills as well as good communication and presentation skills.
  • Be a pragmatic and independent leader
  • Encourage and sustain a real passion and commitment to world class QHS&E performance;

We offer:

  • Join a highly socially and environmentally responsible company
  • High performing HSE environment with world class performance, leader in our industry
  • To be part of the wide global Legal and Compliance community
  • Work as part of a high performing team and be a team player within global networks
  • Work in global and intercultural environment
  • Career development opportunities