Souq.com is the largest ecommerce site in the Arab world. Every month, Souq.com attracts more than 35 million visits to its catalogue of more than 1 Million unique products in 20 different categories, including consumer electronics, household goods, fashion, watches, perfumes, toys, and baby products. Established in 2005, Souq.com today operates both as an award-winning retail business and an online marketplace that allows SMEs, merchants, brands and distributors to distribute their products online.
With more than 3,000 employees, we operate with the scale and ambition of a big corporation, but we cultivate a strong entrepreneurial and nimble mindset to ensure we execute with speed and efficiency. We have offices and local operations in UAE, Egypt, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, and leading Product and Engineering centers in Jordan and India. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, and a unique opportunity to join the leading player in an ever growing and exciting industry.
We’re expanding and looking for a talented EHS professionals to join our team. You’ll be passionate about partnering with the business to ensure EHS risks are managed. We have existing fulfillment centers and will be relocating some sites and also adding new sites, so we’ll expect you to drive our Amazon Souq EHS culture with the site leaders, and be instrumental in embedding Amazon Souq EHS policies and processes and ensure compliance to all applicable local legislative obligations. By leveraging lean principles and kaizens, you will lead continuous improvement to ensure a safe and healthy working environment for our Associates. Successful EHS professionals will demonstrate the ability to build trust and confidence with the Operations Team, inspire change through providing comprehensive risk assessments and EHS data analysis, bias for action, handle multiple priorities and thrive in a fast paced every changing environment.
As an EHS professional you must be an effective communicator and send clear, concise and consistent messages, both verbally and in writing. You will instruct and train Operations Leaders in Amazon EHS policies and assist the operations site teams in incorporating our safety standards at their site. You will work to identify best practices and incorporate these standard methodologies into our standards to continuously improve the safety landscape. You will possess excellent safety program knowledge as well as environmental and ergonomic knowledge and be able demonstrate this expertise when working with Operations.
You will comfortable in working within a global company, and able to leverage from different parts of the world to support you in be successful in your role. As our business grows, there may be opportunities to lead other EHS members if you can demonstrate your leadership capabilities (e.g. Safety Coordinators, Onsite Medicals Associates).