May 24, 2016

Head of Security , Kenya

Employer: Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
Location: Kenya

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the General Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:* *
Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service
Oversee the day-to-day management of the Security department
Ensure overall guest and Colleague safety through the implementation and review of hotel-wide security measures
Act as a liaison within the community and policing forces to maintain awareness of current security issues
Complete daily Security reports
Liaison with other hotel security and law enforcement agencies and carry out investigations pertaining to all security matters
Be knowledgeable in the use of all security equipment, i.e. radios, cameras, electronic lock systems and report any safety, security and/or fire hazards or violations
Supervise and train all Security supervisors
Perform lock audits as required and assist in maintaining key control
Manage the departmental budget
Balance operational, administrative and Colleague needs
Assist guests regarding hotel facilities in an informative and helpful way
Follow department policies, procedures and service standards
Follow all safety policies
Other duties as assigned
Employee Status


Previous leadership experience in a similar role required
Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required
Certification in CPR First Aid required
University/College degree in a related discipline required
Must possess a professional presentation
Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities
Highly responsible & reliable
Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment
Ability to work cohesively as part of a team
Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

*Physical Aspects of Position (include but are not limted to): *
Constant standing and sitting throughout shift
Occasional lifting and carrying up to 20 lbs
Occasional kneeling, pushing, pulling, lifting
Occasional ascending or descending ladders, stairs and ramps

Visa Requirements: Must be eligible to work in Kenya.

Shift: Rotating / Shift Work

Closing Date: 28.Jul.2016, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: KEN00606