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Safety, Sustainability & Continuous Improvement Director (EMEAI) (m/f/d))

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Date: Jun 17, 2022

Location: Rouen, FR, 76100 Ritterhude, DE, D27721 Sant Cugat del Valles, B, ES, 8173 Hazelwood, DER, GB, DE56 4AN Brussels, Brussels (Capital), BE, 1160 Kallo Beveren, BE, B-9130 Montmelo, ES Westerlo Oevel, BE, 2260 Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, GB, HD2 1YZ Hamburg, DE, 22113

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact.  Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets.  These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel.  In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.



Lead the regional HSES&CI (Health Safety Environment Security Sustainability and Continuous improvement) Team. Set priorities and deploy Lubrizol’s HSES, Sustainability and CI policy in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and India (EMEAI) for Lubrizol Additives and Lubrizol Advanced Material sites (approximatively 25 sites). Lead the sustainability development efforts in the EMEAI Region, in line with the Corporate strategy and operational capabilities.

Participate (either by self or by designated team members) in the design of new standards or tools at the corporate level for HSES&S and CI (ISO management systems, problem solving methodology, lean management, etc.). Summarize site needs and expectations to the corporate

Lead compliance efforts regarding applicable new Regional regulations as well as the corporate HSES&S and CI standards

The HSE&S- CI Director reports to the Vice President of EMEAI Operations and has a direct reporting line to the Director of Operations for LZAM EMEAI as well as the corporate subject matter experts. He /she leads a team of 20 professionals based in Europe and the UK, with 5 direct reports




  • Engineer or Master 2 in science with more than 10 years of experience as HSES and/or Sustainability Manager, preferably within a chemical/petrochemical company, or experience as a senior consultant for such an organization.

  • Leardership experience required.

  • Proficiency in English C1.




  • Demonstrate a proactive mindset, enthusiastic about the environmental and sustainability challenges faced by the chemical industry, attention to detail and deadline compliance

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of information

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills in English (French is a plus)

  • Ability to work independently and lead in a matrix organization with diverse stakeholders

  • Ability to travel throughout the EMEAI Region

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