Country Security Manager

Location: Turkey
Closing date: 19 May 2016n
Contract duration: 12 months renewable
Starting Date ASAP


Position Profile Under the direct supervision of the Country Director, key responsibilities include:

Serve as security focal point

Ensure all new staff are accurately briefed on security procedures;
Provide all staff with regular security briefings and updates and ensure that all staff follow security procedures;
Ensure that Organization’s security management plans are relevant and constantly updated as appropriate and that all staff know their roles and responsibilities;

Liaise with UN agencies, NGOs and other external actors to gain security information and analysis in the region;
Conduct regular security and risk assessments for all operational areas
Write regular security management reports with situational analysis and recommendations;
Ensure that field communications needs are met and that staff are trained in the use of radios and other communications equipment as necessary.

Qualifications:
• At least 3-5 years of working experience in insecure environments; preferably in Africa,    Asia, or the Middle East;
• Extensive experience in security management and procedures;
• Demonstrated communication and organizational skills;
• Ability to train, mobilize, and manage both international and national staff
• Flexibility and ability to multi-task under pressure;
• Ability to work well in unstable and frequently changing security environments;
• Willingness to work and live in often remote areas under basic conditions;
• Proven ability to work creatively and independently both in the field and in the office;
• Advanced proficiency in written and spoken English
• Knowledge of local language and/or regional experience highly desirable

Conditions:
Salary defined by the Organization salary grid; educational level, expertise, hardship, security, and performance are considered for pay bonus

Additional monthly living allowance
Free food and lodging provided at the organisation’s guesthouse/or housing allowance (depending on contract length and country of assignment)
Transportation costs covered, including additional return ticket + luggage allowance
Provision of medical, life, and repatriation insurance + retirement package

How To  Apply: 
Please send, in English, your cover letter, CV, and three references to : xxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxx.com