Risk and Security Specialist

Recruiter: Vocplus
Location: South Africa
Salary CTC: R 550 000 - R 740 000

Are you an Experienced Risk and ecurity Specialist with at least 5 years experience in a Corporate Environment? Here is a great opportunity to plan, develop and implement security awareness, loss prevention and contingency programs and conduct investigations with the objective to ensure safety & security of both the emloyees as well as the company's property.

Key Accountabilities:
Protection programs: Protects the Company, its customers and employees against loss through pilferage, theft or willful damage by utilizing the most effective security systems and conducting appropriate investigations to minimize risk.
Investigations: Conducts investigations into theft, pilferage, acts of vandalism, misconduct and other activities detrimental to the Company, its customers and employees, and to report and recommend on the appropriate course of action to be taken as a result of these investigations.
Employee protection: Implements and develops security awareness programs as aids in achieving employee compliance with Corporate security Policies & procedures ; provides matrix support with all levels of Management when necessary to ensure security of all employees ; provides for the protection of Senior Management as required in order to ensure that a secure work environment for all employees is maintained.
Policies & procedures: Assists in developing and enhancing current security policies and procedures to meet changing circumstances. Advise and assists in determining and actioning current policy and procedures for the protection of customer goods, corporate assets and information, employee property and the image of the Corporation.
Customer Experience: Liaises with customers on matters of security relating to their goods and ensure customer confidence in the organisation’s ability to handle their business and to resolve any security matters that arise.
Regulatory/law enforcement liaison: Co-ordinates the investigation of security matters with various law enforcement agencies at local levels, whilst developing and maintaining liaison with these agencies to ensure prompt response to the company's needs.
Contingency planning: Responds to crisis and emergency situations as required; maintains crisis management plans for all security-related scenarios in order to protect employees including expatriates and company assets and customer properties.
Operations Security: Performs security surveys; performs facility and aircraft ramp inspections as required; maintains systems and controls to prevent unauthorized access to Company properties; maintains procedures to ensure integrity to proprietary and other sensitive information; liaises with management when necessary to assure security of all people and property in order to ensure that a safe and secure work environment for all employees and customers is maintained.

Degree / Higher Diploma in Security Risk Management / Investigations; or equivalent tertiary qualification related to Security Risk Management or Investigations is essential.
PSIRA registered is essential
3-5 Years’ experience in a similar role within corporate environment
Strong Investigation Skills essential
Risk assessment skills essential
Fluent in English and local languages
Influencing & persuasion skills
Process orientation
Research & evaluation skills
Effective record keeping
Knowledge of reporting processes and tools
5 years’ experience in Law enforcement or related area would be most beneficial.
Knowledge of security regulations, investigations/interrogation techniques and security systems
PC Skills - Powerpoint and Excell is essential

Please would you kindly apply for the position by logging onto our website: www.voc-plus.com and upload your CV in word format. NB: A split screen will appear after you completed the registration process, allowing you to capture a detailed summary of your profile (copy and paste facility available). This criteria will be used as a search engine within our database. The search and deposit facilities within the portal require that you fill in all the required information in order fro it to match your credentials to all qualifying positions. We would appreciate your co-operation in this regard

Other Benefits: Pension and medical aid

Closing date: 6 July 2016

Ref: JHB000378/MA