Senior Manager HSE Management Systems & Assurance (Energy & Utilities Experience)
Abu Dhabi
22 Aug 2022

Our client is a market leader in the Energy sector looking for Senior Manager HSE Management Systems & Assurance to provide direction for development and implementation of the organization's global Health, Safety, and Environment Management System HSE-MS, HSE policies, standards and procedures. Develops and monitors assurance programmes.

Key Responsibilities will include

  • Lead the development and documentation of the organization’s HSE Management System, Commitment to Operational Excellence (COE) including the corporate HSE policies, standards, and procedures.
  • Subject Matter Expert providing relevant guidance and leadership to the OpCo’s in delivering best practice in HSE Management System implementation for all group operations.
  • Develop and maintain the management system to either align with or meet international accreditations where advantageous (i.e. ISO 45001 / ISO14001). Manages the certification audits and monitoring of ISO accreditation.
  • Develop and monitor relevant KPI’s to ensure the effectiveness of the corporate HSE Management System, developing action plans for improvements as required.
  • Coordinate with International OpCo’s compilation of regulatory compliance registers for all countries of operation and maintain a central repository of regulatory compliance registers.
  • Ensures the HSSE governance process is managed effectively by developing and implementing key assurance processes including self-assessment, internal and external auditing.
  • Lead quality assurance on the incident investigation process to ensure that the correct root causes and adequate preventive actions are identified.
  • Support the lessons learned process by providing LFI’s, cascading shared learnings or providing targeted campaign materials where possible
  • Support internal and external reporting requirements (i.e. annual reports, ESG reports etc) by providing subject matter input where requested.

Who we're looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in HSE / technical / engineering discipline, or related field.
  • 10 years’ relevant experience in HSE discipline, preferably with focus on HSE Management Systems, HSE compliance assurance, operations / project HSE management, and corporate HSE management.
  • 15 years Energy industry experience, preferably across operational/ projects and corporate environments.
  • Proven experience in HSE audits, inspections, HSE incident investigation, HSE governance and HSE capability development.
  • Thorough understanding of key legislation and regulatory frameworks.
  • Previous experience in a corporate role with the ability to influence and build credibility at all levels – internally and externally.
  • Innovative with ability to help drive the continuous improvement agenda.
  • Ability to travel to onshore and offshore sites, both in UAE and internationally

What's on offer

  • USD $180,000 - $200,000 per annum (Tax Free Salary inclusive of base and housing allowance)
  • Family Medical Insurance 
  • Children Education Allowance
  • Family Annual Air Tickets 
  • Annual Performance Bonus 


  • Job Ref: TI-g02k
  • Your application will be sent to Qasim Siddique