Process Risk Specialist

Birmingham - Calthorpe Road

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Would you like to be part of an organisation which is committed to improving patient lives worldwide through education, collaboration and innovation? 

Do you want to make a difference? 

If the answer is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for! 

The Process Risk Specialist role is a brand-new role within our rapidly growing organisation. We are looking for someone who is organised and has great attention to detail with a wealth of experience with a H&S Laboratory background. 


  • To review & outline H&S procedures to ensure appropriate compliance practices are in place. 
  • To create & provide guidance on site risk assessment including work with biological / chemical agents and the development of codes and practices.  
  • To ensure the procedures and policies coincide with business needs and that the risk is assessed and handled appropriately. 
  • To support training on H&S and regulatory guidance including the use of biological and chemical agents within the building. 
  • To prepare reactive plans following accidents / incidents involving actions for improvement.
  • To perform investigations of H&S related issues and discrepancies.
  • To promote a positive safety culture to Operations and employees and promote continuous safety awareness and improvement. 
  • To use the ERP system to log the progress of assigned work and raise change requests to support the integration of Health and Safety direction and instruction into current working practices. 

The Ideal Candidate 

  • Degree level ideally within a scientific and or H&S subject. 
  • Previous H&S experience within Laboratory and or Regulated Industry. 
  • Understanding of scientific and regulatory principles. 
  • Experience of Risk Assessment Management 
  • Experience of change control processes
  • Background within IVD preferred.
  • Good analytical skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Excellent written & communications skills. 


Working for us: 


Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, Binding Site is today recognised as a market leader in the development of products for the investigation of a range of disorders involving immunodeficiency. 

The Company is built on the success of its people and values them as its key asset. Integral to Binding Site is creating a diverse and inclusive culture which welcomes and creates diversity of thought, action, and innovation where all 1,200 colleagues can truly thrive. Support and continuous education is reinforced through partnerships with organisations such as Stonewall.  

With a strong focus on building a sustainable future for its workforce and local communities, Binding Site has high aspirations for continuous improvement and ensuring their people contribute to their future vision. In addition, Binding Site has recently been recognised at the 2021 Birmingham Post Business Awards, winning both “Company of the Year” and “International Trade and Export” Awards.  

 Working at Binding Site means being part of a global, award-winning community that delivers innovative solutions with shared ideas and a collective dedication to improving patient lives, worldwide. 

Location: Birmingham- Calthorpe Road Edgbaston 

Hours: 40 hrs  


  • Competitive Salary 
  • Contributory Pension
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Life assurance
  • Medicash- Health Benefit