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Program Manager, Safety Initiatives - Canberra, Transport/Logistics sector

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
The Safe Step - Melbourne - 2856218


  • Establish this organisation as the leading voice for industry best practice
  • Direct reporting line to CEO
  • Canberra based


Our client works with all levels of government to ensure it considers the needs of the Australian freight and logistics industry in its investment and policy decisions, with an aim to improving the nations supply chain efficiency. They are critical to supporting future economic growth, encouraging investment, building more sustainable communities and preparing Australia for future global, national and regional challenges.
Reporting to the CEO, the Program Manager Safety Initiatives
will manage all aspects of the organisations Safety Program and establish them as the leading voice on safety issues for the Australian supply chain industry.  You will represent the organisation on all safety related matters, including; managing relations with key safety stakeholders (such as the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator), leading safety education, the development of digital safety education tools, manage the activities of the Safety Committee and its program of works, manage the annual Summit, and oversee the roll out and maintenance of new industry-wide Codes for Heavy Vehicle Safety.
Essential to your success will be your:
  • Logistics/transport industry experience at a national and state based level covering safety legislation
  • Exposure to Chain of Responsibility (CoR), and provisions within the Heavy Vehicle National Law
  • Ability to work with industry and government on safety related initiatives for the logistics/transport sector
If this role sounds like you, please call Cate Ingham for a confidential discussion in our Melbourne office on 03 9664 0924.  To apply online, follow the prompts. Job reference # 2856218