Assistant Security Manager , Kenya

Employer: Unilever
Location: Kenya


Relocation terms: Open to Kenyan Citizens Only!

Main Purpose of the Job

Co-ordination, supervision and advice to management on effective security management systems within the business. Ensure that threats to personnel, assets, and business operations/activities within the area are properly identified, evaluated and countered in a timely and cost effective manner.

Key Responsibilities
Advise management on any specific threats to company personnel family, assets & information and business operations/activities as they become known.
Ensuring implementation of security policy and procedures and revising them where necessary.
In conjunction with the Security Manager, develop and implement security awareness programs or processes and to protect life, corporate assets and to ensure business continuity
Devising and co-ordinating appropriate security training forsecurity personnel & other nominated personnel
Managing effective investigations on detected and reported breaches of security and security incidents.
Provide briefings for the international staff/visitors on in country security issues on arrival and on the security situation in the country.
Initiate and co-ordinate an immediate response to security incidents where there is a threat to Company employees and assets so as to ensure minimised loss or injury. If necessary, to respond personally to these threats
Ensure safety and security of employees whilst on Company premises and in transit
Liaise with and develop relationships with various Law Enforcement & Emergency Services in the event of a security incident/emergency (i.e. fire, medical, mechanical breakdown) and to ensure timely reaction to incidents
Ensuring security reports are submitted on time.Work closely with the site security coordinators to ensure that all security measures are appropriate based on the security risk
Review security architecture and ensure that existing controls are adequate, effective and aligned to achieve management objective
Drive the implementation of effective and cost-efficient security solutions to Unilever premises
Ensure that sufficient resources are available to effectively implement the security plan and to liaise with and ensure that all HR measures are compliant
Liaise and co-ordinate with and support other functions having impact on security like HR (background verification)
Manage security vendors, and facilitate optimal delivery by them
Work closely with the Security Manager to ensure there is a consistent approach to security aligned with group security objectives and escalate major incidents as necessary
Management oversight of Protective Intelligence. (Oversee intelligence collection efforts designed to help Unilever avoid the disruptive effects of crime, terrorism, etc)
Preparing high quality reports including intelligence briefing, threats assessments and investigative reports;
Be responsible for Executive and Event Protection
Ensure security training and awareness sessions for security staff, vendors / third parties and employees
Overseeing the budget and expenditures of the above areas of responsibility and working with the Security Manager to ensure expenditure is reasonable based on the risk.

Key Skills and Qualifications
Be a University Graduate in Criminology or other Social Science Subject
Served in the Armed Forces or police as a Corporal and above (and at least 10 years’ service).
At least 3 years’ experience in Security Management. (Will be an added advantage)
Sound knowledge of physical and electronic security- access procedures, perimeter protection, CCTV, intruder alarms
Ability to provide a security input in contingency plans
Sound understanding of principles in the protection of company information, including computer bases and measures required to achieve thi
Computer Literate
No Criminal Record

Travel: No

Closing Date: Sep-21-2016, 3:59:00 PM

Req ID: 16000FC2