Health & Safety Coordinator (F/M)

Saint-Denis (Paris region)
Published on 03/29/2024

Sportcarriere is assisting his international client in the recruitment of a Health & Safety Coordinator for a major sport event happening in France this summer.

The safety of our staff, stakeholders and spectators is paramount, therefore the project administration to co-ordinate our health and safety team is critical to maintain project momentum. Your role is vital to underpin the functions of the project.

Our client is currently looking for a H&S coordinator to enable the successful delivery of the Look, Signage and Wayfinding project for our client across all venues (competition and non- competition) as designed by the stakeholders.

This is a unique occasion for a highly experienced executive to join a world-class team of experts to deliver a once in a lifetime project.

Functions & Responsibilities
  • Provide a core resource for the co-ordination of the project Health and Safety.
  • Working with our internal H&S team and external advisors to provide administrative support to ensure the documentation is completed and presented on time.
  • Liaison with the client’s operations and venue teams to understand required schedule to present the correct documentation.
  • Provide support and solutions to assist with the co-ordination of the team.
  • Input into the operations team for practical requirements relating to H&S.
  • Working alongside the programme manager to manage the resourcing and tasking of the core PM team.
  • Assist all internal functions (venues, programme, ops, production) as requested
  • Understand the risks and manage a risk register within your “sphere of influence” to enable the wider team to mitigate those risks.
  • Health and Safety expertise and specialist advice will be provided by our in-house team in the UK and consultants.
Profile requirements
  • A curiosity to provide practical solutions to the challenges of event Health and Safety.
  • Be enthusiastic and curious to help “get things done” and join in.
  • Be proactive and solution focused.
  • Direct work experience in a project management capacity or equivalent.
  • Proven experience in people management, including leadership, delegation and influencing.
  • Good planning and organisational skills.
  • Ability to prioritise and think logically and methodically.
  • A “hands on” “can do” attitude with an ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (especially in Microsoft Excel) and Smartsheet proficiency.
  • Health and Safety qualifications would be advantageous.
  • Spoke French useful but not essential.

Contract type : Temporary Contract Ending 13.09.2024 – Full Time
Location : Saint-Denis (Paris region)
Starting date : ASAP
Salary : Depending on the profile + a 10% completion bonus – An accomodation in downtown Paris will be provided for residents living outside the Paris region

Due to restricted delays, Visa sponsoring by the company won’t be possible. Therefore, we only can recruit French, EU, UK or Swiss citizens (or people that already have a valid french Visa for 2024).

To submit your application, click on Apply.

Committed to equality, Sportcarriere welcomes all talents, and all applications will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, country of origin, disability, or genetic data.

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