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Pfizer EHS Systems Lead in Andover, Massachusetts

Our company purpose - Breakthroughs that change patients' lives - is at the center of everything we do. Every decision we make and every action we take is with the patient at the core. Environment, health and safety (EHS) excellence is foundational to realizing our commitment to the patients we serve globally. Pfizer's EHS systems are core to addressing the compliance and risk management needs of today, while driving progressive improvement to ensure we are poised to address the EHS opportunities of the future.

In this role you will have an unequalled opportunity to collaborate with Pfizer leaders and colleagues across the globe to shape Pfizer's EHS management systems - ensuring that they are agile and fit for purpose, applying insights from performance assessment to drive continual improvement. You will be influential in growing our organizational capabilities through advancement of our EHS Digital roadmap designing and driving implementation of digital solutions supporting EHS excellence. This is your time to join an amazing team of purpose driven colleagues - what's stopping you?


  • Develops and maintains EHS Policy, Standards and supporting governance documents, ensuring that expectationsare clearly defined with appropriate stakeholder consultation, and in alignment with ISO standards.

  • Leads the enterprise EHS risk evaluation process facilitating objective assessment of the effectiveness of our management systems

  • Oversees development of training and communications to enable effective implementation of EHS management systems.

  • Drives the overall strategy for digital solutions to optimize EHS / Business resilience management, settingdepartment objectives and plans to ensure delivery of businessobjectives.

  • Serves as the primary interface between theEHSCommunity and Pfizer Digital, collaborating to define user requirements, evaluate / develop solutions, drive deploymentand enable continuous improvement of core EHS Digitalsystems.

  • Oversees the delivery of EHS / Business Resilience Digital projects, in partnership with Pfizer Digital, ensuring appropriate change management is established to enable effective execution

  • Member of the Global EHS Leadership team, with joint accountability for driving EHS program strategies and priorities.


  • Undergraduate Degree in Life Sciences, EHS, Engineering, or a related field.

  • Minimum 15 years' experience as EHS practitioner with broad technical and regulatory experience, who can effectively operate in a matrix organization to drive performance improvement.

  • Experience gained of leading deployment of EHS systems certified to ISO standards (45001, 18001) in a relevant industry e.g., biotech, chemical, biopharma

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work across multiple countries and cultures.


  • Active current membership in at least one relevant professional body, with a formal continuous professional development requirement.

  • Experience as a people manager.

  • Track record of leading cross functional and virtual teams in complex environments.

  • Experience working in dynamic complex, matrixed business models.

  • Candidate demonstrates a breadth of diverse leadership experiences and capabilities including: the ability to influence and collaborate with peers, develop and coach others, oversee and guide the work of other colleagues to achieve meaningful outcomes and create business impact.


  • Due to the nature of work assignments, the role holder must be able to perform detailed work with limited oversight on multiple, concurrent tasks, with frequent interruptions and under time constraints while advancing long term priorities.

  • Daily interactions with colleagues through face to face or virtual meetings enabled using technology such as webex and video conference requiring ability to effectively exchange ideas and information with colleagues using these systems.

  • Ability to understand, evaluate, interpret and explain multiple complex inputs and provide clear direction.


Ability to work outside standard working hours (early mornings / evenings) to manage a geographically diverse team; and maintain communications / networks across a global network.


  • Last Date to Apply - Dec 8, 2022

  • Work Location Assignment:Flexible

For roles based in New York City: The annual base salary for this position ranges from $161,800.00 to $269,600.00. In addition, this position offers an annual bonus with a target of 22.5% of the base salary and eligibility to participate in our share based long term incentive program. Benefits offered include a retirement savings plan, paid vacation, holiday and personal days, paid caregiver/parental and medical leave, and health benefits to include medical, prescription drug, dental and vision coverage in accordance with the terms and conditions of the applicable plans.

Relocation assistance may be available based on business needs and/or eligibility.

Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.

Sunshine Act

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

Environmental, Health & Safety