Job Description

From Arthur Guinness to Johnnie Walker, our business was founded on people of great character, and in 250 years, nothing’s changed. We’re the world’s leading premium alcohol company. Our brands are industry icons. And our success is because of the strength of our people, in every role. It’s why we trust them with our legacy. And it’s why we reward them with the career-defining opportunities that they deserve.

Our ambition is to make the simplest performing, most trusted and revered Consumer Products Company within the world. to realize these, we’d like the world’s absolute best people.

Feel inspired? Then this might be the chance for you.

About The Role

Reports to Health & Safety Programme Manager

Location is flexible and therefore the role holder are often based anywhere in Africa.

Purpose Of The Role

The purpose of this role is to require the roadmap created by the H&S program managers and SME managers and lead all improve work, implementing at pace and during a standardized way. This role will focus specifically on the Demand organization in Diageo, including all offices, commercial business activities and every one driving. The H&S specialist translates the Transform work and implements the worldwide roadmap for IMPROVE activities, similar altogether markets.

The role is vital to assure Diageo processes globally via codified leading systems. The person during this role may be a functional expert and a part of the worldwide Team, yet works daily with a selected market / market to deliver codified IMPROVE projects throughout the planet , supported the annual roadmap. Execution is at site level.

Key Accountabilities

Focus exclusively on Demand safety, now a uniform contributor to Diageo global KPI incident rates
Work hand in hand with market teams to implement the ‘Improve’ agenda.
specialise in driving on public roads, office safety and integrating Health, Safety and into Commercial business DNA.
Leads ‘Improve’ work with markets/regions.
Empowered and enabled by Global, the person during this role is that the custodian of policies, standards, ways of working, methods of study and KPIs for the market in question.
Translate the ‘Transform’ deliverables and convey to markets/regions for execution
Aligns annual implementation plans with markets including prioritization and resource requirements
Deliver codified annual and 5 year roadmaps and specialise in ‘Improve’ and not on ‘Run’.
Brings clear roles and responsibilities to engagements with markets, and provide Chain and Commercial Leadership Teams aimed toward developing top quality solutions, implementing at pace during a standardized way.
Excellence In Supply Chain
Upholds Standards – The role holder are going to be expected to embrace the DIAGEO standards, apply them effectively in their role and cling to them in the least times.
Performance Management – The role holder will understand the importance of KPIs in driving performance; skills to trace their targets and proper as appropriate.
Continuous Improvement – The role holder are going to be expected to be flexible and embrace change, continually trying to find ways to enhance everything they are doing . they’re going to use various continuous improvement tools and techniques to unravel problems. they’re going to even be expected to have the connection with the subsequent key external stakeholders: suppliers, contractors, external audit, external governmental agencies, key internal stakeholders

About You

We’re trying to find a private with strong interpersonal and influencing skills across different international cultures. Someone with the power to influence, persuade/convince, compromise, build consensus and resolve conflicts.
The successful candidate will have e xperience of leading during a market, international or global environment with demonstrated and proven ability working as a H&S professional, within a commercial/office environment.
you’ll have a minimum of 10 years of senior industrial experience in Health & Safety; Preferably within a producing environment and preferably in food/drink, pharmaceutical or energy sectors delivering an identical office and commercial programme with exposure to the subsequent areas: Safety Leadership, Management influencing, Standards development, Systems & procedures implementation and Project management.
additionally , you’ll have a senior externally recognised Health & Safety qualification relevant to the role with a minimum of 5 years experience within the specific area of Demand Safety including offices, commercial, sales, day to day activities and driving on public roads.
Celebrating our inclusive and diverse culture is core to Diageo’s purpose of “celebrating life a day everywhere”. This purpose is, in itself, inclusive in nature, because it values everybody regardless of background, disability, religion, gender or ethnicity.
we all know that for our business to thrive and for Diageo to understand its ambition, we rely on having diverse talent with a variety of backgrounds, skills and capabilities in each of the 180 countries during which we operate and to reflect our broad consumer base. We view diversity together of the key enablers that helps our business to grow and our values, purpose and standards set the conditions for us to respect the unique contribution everyone brings.
Flexibility is vital to success in our business and lots of of our staff work flexibly in many various ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please ask us about what flexibility means to you and don’t let anything stop you from applying.

Worker Type


Primary Location: Portbell Brewery

Additional Locations : Achimota Brewery, Dar es Salaam, Douala, Ikeja Brewery, KBL, Lagos HQ, O’Brien House, Sebeta, Waterfall

Job Posting Start Date: 2021-03-25-07:00