• Michael Page Oil & Gas
  • Michael Page Oil & Gas
  • Michael Page Oil & Gas
  • Michael Page Oil & Gas
  • Michael Page Oil & Gas
  • Michael Page Oil & Gas

Head of Assurance

Job Ref No: 
Location (Region): 
United Kingdom,--Edinburgh
Phone Number: 
+44 1224 219 050
Local Salary: 
£60000 - £80000 per annum
Philip Hodson

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Head of Assurance role to join our client based in Edinburgh. This is an exciting new position an opportunity to lead a team of talented Water professionals and to use your existing compliance and continuous improvement skills, to make a real difference to there business.

Job Description: 

Compliance with all company management systems, policies and procedures
Responsible for ensuring business systems performance across the region complies with contract performance requirements, SLA's, statutory requirements and regulatory standards
Accountable for all external accreditations: ISO 9001, 14001, OHSAS, 18001 etc.
Develop appropriate relationships with internal systems teams, clients, regulators and auditor personnel
Devises and implements annual management systems plans across the region
Ensures new standards, laws and regulations are implemented effectively
Responsible for compliance monitoring activities (audits, inspections, reviews etc.)
Responsible for the management of the business risk process and the associated reporting
Reports on performance to key stakeholders, including Regional Director and Senior leadership team

Who we're looking for: 


6 Sigma / Lean Qualified
Experience of management systems, compliance systems
Experienced leader with thorough knowledge of all relevant legislation and regulation
Experience working with multiple teams across large geographical areas
Degree Qualified


Working within Water / Wastewater / Environmental operations
Member of the Chartered Institute of Engineers
Experience working in a matrix environment
Experience implementing best practice initiatives
Managing a team

About our client: 

A large Utilities Organisation based in Edinburgh.

What's On Offer: 

£60,000-£80,000 Plus benefits

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