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H&S Manager Italy Hco

Sede di lavoro: ​Caprarola (VT)

Ferrero is a family-owned company with a truly progressive and global outlook and iconic brands such as Nutella®, Tic Tac®, Ferrero Rocher®, Raffaello®, Kinder Bueno® and Kinder Surprise®. As the love for our brands continues to grow, so too does our global reach. Represented in 55 countries, with products sold in more than 170, the Ferrero Group is loved by generations around the world. The secret to our global success? Nearly 35,000 dedicated employees who celebrate care and quality to craft a business, careers and brands we are proud of. Join us, and you could be one of them.

Ferrero is committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture in which all employees feel welcomed and appreciated and have the same opportunities. We believe all of our people are equally talented in their own way. In nurturing the curiosity and natural abilities of our employees, we provide them, generation after generation, the means to succeed personally and professionally, enabling them to craft their journey at Ferrero. The diversity of our talents is what makes our work environment multicultural, innovative and highly rewarding.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Hco Italy Health and Safety Manager who adopts the 'Safety First' vision beyond anything else considering the health and safety measures. In this role, you will be responsible for providing oversight, support and advice to all activities in relation to H&S matters.  You will report professionally both to HCo & Agrifarm H&S Manager and to Region Italy H&S Manager and managerially to Hco Italy HR Business Partner.  Safety is not only a value for Ferrero, but also a vision and continued lifestyle. If you have the passion for leading new implementations, having an impact on our colleagues’ safety, this role might be a good fit for you!

Main Responsabilities:


  • Ensure H&S risks are identified, evaluated and mitigated
  • Define H&S objectives in accordance with Group guidelines and key stakeholders
  • Ensure H&S incidents are investigated to determine root causes and to define actions
  • Maintain and regularly update overview of H&S regulations
  • Work with all stakeholders to maintain full compliance with regulatory and Group requirements, including preparation and filing of required documentation
  • Monitor and verify adherence to work safety standards and procedures as well as implementation of all corrective actions identified during audits, inspections, risk assessments, etc.
  • Regular reporting on metrics, status, issues, incidents to Group H&S and other stakeholders
  • Monitor adherence to H&S policies, procedures and work instructions by conducting periodic inspections in the workplace
  • Verify the implementation of Group and regional H&S training initiatives
  • Provides H&S input to major change projects in the Region such as design, purchasing, installation of machines and equipment or changes to site layout, new construction, facility design, etc.
  • Ensures all H&S related licenses, notification, reporting requirements are met and related documents are maintained

Who we are looking for:

The successful candidate will be an experienced subject matter expert in ensuring a management system based on Group values, motivation, diversity & inclusion, competence development and empowerment. He/she will promote the proper communication and cascading through the line managers to the teams and is the guarantor for the human resources professional development, evaluating people and proposing development initiatives.


  • Master’s Degree in related field
  • RSPP certification required
  • Preferably +5 years of experience in occupational health and safety
  • Passionate for problem solving with good organizational skills; have the ability to prioritize projects and tasks, analytical abilities, exceptional communicator, strong critical thought
  • Ability to work in teams with good interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in English (any other European language is a plus)
  • International mobility

How to be successful in the role and at Ferrero:

Consumers, quality and care are at the heart of everything we do. So, to be successful at Ferrero, you’ll need to be just as consumer and product centric as we are - dedicated to crafting brilliant results for consumers around the world.

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Servizi Generali, Sicurezza, Salute e Prevenzione
Caprarola (VT)
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