Head of HSQE

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Aliya Azhar
Email: email Aliya
Reference: BBBH11642_1705369447
Posted: about 2 months ago

Title: Head of HSQE Location: Singapore

About NextWave

NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

NextWave Partners is working with a cutting-edge renewable energy developer, spearheading the transition towards a sustainable and clean energy future. Backed by a leading investment firm committed to shaping innovative solutions, this company is at the forefront of revolutionising the renewable energy landscape.

They are looking to appoint a Head of HSQE to help support their growth and join its Singapore office and be responsible for HSQE across the APAC region. You will provide functional direction of all HSQE matters throughout business operations. The main responsibilities are to:


  • Identify and address legal responsibilities and compliance obligations to meet regulatory requirements.

  • Manage HSQE risks and reduce potential liabilities to minimise exposure for the business.

  • Ensure HSQE issues do not hinder international expansion or business growth initiatives.

  • Foster effective communication and collaboration with internal and external stakeholders to instil a shared commitment to HSQE excellence.

  • Collaborate with partners in the region, enabling them to understand and fulfill their HSQE responsibilities.

  • Hold partners accountable for compliance when necessary.

  • Take accountability for the effectiveness of our HSQE management systems.

  • Establish HSQE OKRs compatible with the strategic direction and organisational


  • Ensure seamless integration of HSQE requirements across all regional business


  • Ensure availability of resources needed for HSQE throughout the region.

  • Work with external partners to promote the business and facilitate best practice


  • Establish and oversee robust quality assurance and control processes across the

    project lifecycle.

  • Conduct risk assessments for all projects and operations, identifying potential hazards

    and implementing effective mitigation measures.

Qualifications and skills for the role:

You will have the presence and experience to steer the organisation towards developing and delivering a challenging strategy. You will gain trust and commitment by your passion and knowledge of the issues and your drive to always aim for better.

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in a relevant field (e.g., Environmental Science, Engineering, Occupational Health and Safety).

  • Experience of leading a executive team and senior leaders on HSQE matters

  • At least 10 years experience within a HSQE discipline

  • Experience working internationally and with different cultures

  • An agile approach to leadership and stakeholder management

  • Memberships with professional bodies and active CPD

  • Deep understanding of HSQE excellence in the construction industry and how to

    achieve it


If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. Interested candidates are required to submit a brief portfolio showcasing their previous work in marketing and sales support. Please include examples of successful campaigns, materials created, and any relevant projects that highlight your skills and experience.

We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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