Group HSE Manager - Audit & Reporting

  • Category: Quality & Safety
  • Location: Alingsas, SE; Cologne, DE; Broendby, DK; Lyckeby, SE; Rotterdam, NL; Falun, SE; Malmoe, SE

Join us and contribute to the world’s transition to a green and sustainable future!

Are you a self-starter, keen to join a diverse and competent team ensuring safety transformation? Do you also have a strong background in Health, Safety, Environment and/or Quality? If the answer to the above is yes – we have a great offer for you!

NKT in a global role 

As a Group HSE Manager – Audit and Reporting you will be working closely with our teams in Europe to ensure audits and reporting are developed and carried out and used as a key component in the journey towards zero injuries and healthy working conditions.

Your most important responsibilities as Group HSE Manager – Audit and Reporting will be:

Owning the audit framework for HSE improvements and maturity level by establishing, improving, developing, and ensuring a value added audit and reporting framework for all NKT locations. You will also own the internal Health and Safety requirements governance and establish the audit plan for all NKT locations against the internal HSE maturity improvement plan.

Your responsibilities will also include:

  • Executing the audit plan together with local HSE managers in each site as lead auditor and prepare and communicating audit reports
  • Providing the interpretation of the NKT requirements and establish these for compliance, advising the local sites on actions needed
  • Maintaining databases and reporting processes with HSE data (incidents, work hours, occurrences, etc.), analyzing incidents, and presenting to HSE Council quarterly
  • Collating, consolidating and delivering information on HSE data, KPIs, Dashboards, and various reports to stakeholder
  • Creating benchmarks and analysis


To thrive in this role you are be able to work independently and have both people skills and technical skills, so you can act as a safety role model for your colleagues. As an experienced advocate of a safety culture, you are a team worker who inspires others to make changes and takes part in the energetic transformation.

You should also have:

  • Successfully completed a university degree, for example but not limited to: Safety or Quality Engineer (Bsc/MSc), Production or Mechanical Engineer (Bsc/MSc)
  • More important than your field of study is your experience (several years), with a strong safety background in technical/industrial environment
  • Solid knowledge of operations and HSE processes
  • HSE Management systems knowledge: ISO 45001, 14001, 5000, 9001
  • Lead auditor ISO 45001 (others are an advantage)
  • Knowledge and experience in managing occupational risks and compliance with EU and national legislation
  • Experience in establishing, improving and managing HSE reporting processes
  • Experience with business intelligence tools is an advantage

This role requires availability for business travel around 30-50% to our manufacturing locations mainly in Europe, thus you preferably live close to an airport in Northen Europe.

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. 

Find out more about Life at NKT, by listening to some of our NKT Connectors here!

Contact and application

Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest by July 5th. Please note that personality and cognitive tests may be included in the recruitment process. If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Director, Head of Group HSE, René Olsen: +4541914712 or Global Talent Attraction Specialist Kevin Strack: 

Be a Connector of the green tomorrow!

Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.


About NKT

At the factory in Cologne, NKT is designing, developing and manufacturing the high-voltage power cable solutions enabling the Energiewende and the global transition to renewable energy. Here, you will join a diverse organization at an internationally recognized engineering center at a state-of-the-art power cable factory. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 5.000 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 2.6 billion in 2023. We connect a greener world.

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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