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10 Oct 2017
HEAD OF SECURITY
Micro Finance, Lusaka, Zambia Nationals Only Our client a Microfin company is looking for a well qualified personnel to Head the Security Department. JOB SPECIFICATION REPORTING STRUCTURE Reporting ToHead Security Supervision OfSecurity Department Interacts WithManagement, Employees JOB DESCRIPTION Ensuring security and safety of assets, land and buildings, personnel, documents, equipment and information about the organization Security infrastructure management (well-conversant with and aware of the latest security gadgets, electronic surveillance systems). Managing emergency situations and developing loss prevention methodology Conducting and facilitating training / awareness programs for fire safety and loss prevention Managing the liaison with law enforcement authorities and the Police Department for smooth functioning of the company Plan, direct, and coordinate implementation and adherence of security and vigilance procedures and systems to ensure the security and safety of men, material and equipment of the organization Risk and disaster management planning and coordination with statutory bodies Analyze security and vigilance needs, plan and direct implementation of security measures Review various reports to concerned authorities - opening and closing of branches, untoward incident reporting,, fire, mishap, VIP visit Ensure the development of subordinates and evaluate performance of subordinates and give regular feedback for further improvement Implementation of Quality and Environment and Safety systems for continual improvement in quality standards. Facilitate during audits: Internal/ External Direct activities of personnel in developing, revising or updating company security Skillful in organizing, interpreting and communicating information / data to facilitate the decision making process of top management; managing team and pursuing individual and team targets Proficient in handling day-to-day activities in co-ordination with the internal / external departments for smooth business operations. Ensuring security and safety of assets, land and buildings, personnel, documents, equipment and information about the organization Review various reports to concerned authorities - opening and closing of branches, untoward incident reporting,, fire, mishap, VIP visit CANDIDATE SPECIFICATION Experience10 years Education LevelDegree QualificationsSecurity Related SoftwareMS Office EquipmentIndustry Related Knowledge OfServing with armed forces, carrying vast experience in administration, management, security management, and facility management. Skills ToRelationship management coupled with expertise in handling the confidential information with top management; Strong communication and listening skills Ability ToAbility to relate to people from different cultures and backgrounds PersonalityGood decision-making, problem-solving OtherOverall 12-15 years of security experience with min 3-5 years experience working in a corporate environment in a similar role. ORGANISATION IndustryMicro Finance CultureProfessional Gender ProfileMale Age ProfileBetween 35 and 45 years of age TERMS AND CONDITIONS EmploymentPermanent LocationLusaka, Zambia