Job at Pfizer for an EHS Senior Manager

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact. All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people.

Pfizer, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Job Title:  EMEA EHS Senior Manager / PGS
Job Focus 
Provide regional environment, health, safety (EHS) support to Manufacturing internal sites (currently based in Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Tunisia and Turkey) and external supply network, in the Africa, Middle East region, to ensure key risks are appropriately managed and compliance is maintained.

• At the direction of the Regional EHS Leader support alignment across internal facilities, other enabling functions and the wider corporate EHS program.
• Work within a matrix structure that manages regionally and reports by Operating Unit.
• Monitor internal facility EHS and site resources, capability, organization, leadership capability.
• Support internal sites with development planning for EHS resources.
• Enable EHS collaboration across facilities and functions to drive innovation and risk reduction.
• Facilitates effective communication and replication within Manufacturing operations.
• Provide independent counsel to EHS and site leaders on potential or actual events or changes that impact EHS performance.
• Ensure risks within internal facilities are identified and understood through utilization of tools such as the Site Operating Risk model and risks reduced aligned with Operating Risk Evaluation/Review processes.
• Utilizing prioritization tools, ensure risks within key external supply operations are identified and understood through completion of EHS Reviews and risks are reduced through completion of agreed action plans.
• Provide support and training, to maintain or improve performance.

• Undergraduate Degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering/Sciences/Management, Health and Safety, Risk Management or a related field.
• Active membership in at least one relevant professional body.
• Good oral, written and interpersonal communications skills and the ability to work across multiple countries and cultures.
• Ability to influence stakeholders to gain alignment and commitment.
• Ability to quickly assess EHS risks and consider business implications.
• Quickly adjusts to changing business needs without losing focus on long term strategies.
• Minimum 7 to 10 years relevant experience in chemical, biological or drug product manufacturing.
• Experience in a broad range of EHS disciplines.
• Expert in one of the following subjects beneficial; process safety, industrial hygiene.
• Risk assessment/risk management knowledge with the ability to explain risk profiles and associated risk mitigation practices, therefore influencing others to comply.

Other Information – Internal

• Interacts and provides direction/leadership to facility EHS leaders and teams;
• Provides feedback and direction to site leaders;
• Provides feedback and direction to Manufacturing Operating Unit leaders;
• Engages with peer functions to ensure alignment and seize opportunities, eg Network Excellence, Quality, Engineering, Global Technical Services.

• Required to travel local and/or internationally 30 to 40%.
• Ability to periodically work flexible hours to accommodate international time zones.

Core Competencies: 
– Demonstrates Business Acumen
– Holds People Accountable
– Leads Change
– Commits to “One Pfizer”
– Builds Effective Teams

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply

On the proceeding page, select Nigeria – All Locations, then click on Search

Application Deadline: 03/09/2016

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