SHE Advisor

SHE Advisor – Meals, London Cumberland

Monday - Friday 37.5 hours per week   8.30am – 5pm with flexibility to work one Night and one weekend day per month
Competitive salary of up to £50,000
Highly competitive rewards package including Group Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group

This particular role is at our Bakkavor Meals [Cumberland/Elveden/Abbeydale/Premier Park Distribution] site in the Park Royal area of West London. Overall, our Meals London business employs over 2,400 people across three factories and one distribution centre. The factories make chilled ready meals, houmous dips, deli products and savoury accompaniments. Bus and train (Jubilee line - Stonebridge Park, Central Line - Hanger Lane, and Piccadilly Line - Park Royal) public transport is available with bus and train stops in close walking distances to the sites.


All About Us
Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, which is one of the most advanced, innovative and dynamic food markets in the world.

In London, Bakkavor Meals employs over 2,400 people across three sites and a distribution centre in the Park Royal area.  These sites specialise in making chilled ready meals, houmous dips, deli products and savoury accompaniments, and are part of Bakkavor's Meals sector which has eight factories in total in the UK.

All About the Role
A great opportunity for a highly capable SHE Advisor to take responsibility for all SHE related accountabilities at Bakkavor Meals London.
In co-operation with the management team your key responsibilities will be to:

  • Ensure that the requirements of all relevant SHE legislation are followed and implemented, and that the Business complies with corporate and legal requirements at all times.
  • Ensure a positive and constructive SHE culture is prevalent throughout the Business.
  • Deliver continuous improvement in Health, Safety and Environment standards and practices year on year.

All About You
The Ideal candidate will have:

  • NEBOSH LEVEL 6 Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health OR NEBOSH Diploma in Environmental Management or equivalent or working towards an environmental equivalent qualification.
  • Proven track record of delivering H&S improvements and managing SHE function at manufacturing sites.
  • Proven experience of interaction with enforcement bodies and authorities.
  • Passionate about SHE to effectively engage with and influence people at all levels to facilitate change.
  • The ability to present information coherently, accurately and persuasively 
  • PC literate
  • Experience within food manufacturing, advanced Food Hygiene Certificate & good understanding of GMP/hygiene standards




Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.


Category:  Health, Safety and Environment

London, GB

Date:  21-Nov-2022