Oct 12, 2016

Security Officer , Philippines

Employer: Plan
Location: Philippines
Closing date: 12 Nov 2016

The Security Officer ensures that the standard security requirements of Plan International Philippines are implemented and enforced. He/She will coordinate with relevant partners for effective security processes and procedures that aim to further improve Plan’s overall security management in Mindanao. He/She will strengthen the security management structure of Plan in Mindanao and improve the overall preventive security management. He/she will also provide timely support to the Program Unit Manager regarding all security related issues. This role will be based in Cotabato City, Maguindanao, Philippines.

Some of the other key responsibilities are: 1.) Undertakes security assessment activities as needed and as directed by the Program Unit Manager to ensure compliance with the standard security requirements; 2.) Monitor and analyze the security situation in areas where Plan operates in Mindanao and identify security related trends and issues that affect Plan's operations and programs; 3.) Establish and maintain internal and external security related contacts and participate in security meetings both internally and externally with other relevant organizations; and 4.) Provide program area specific security briefings and debriefings to staff and visitors entering or exiting Plan’s operations and others as required.

University graduate related to the role. Certified in basic life support, preferably on paramedic level.
Has relevant training on security management.
Has a minimum of two years' work experience in a similar role, preferably with an I/NGO.
Has experience in conducting security and safety analysis.
Experience in working with child-focused and/or humanitarian development organizations is an advantage.
Experience in emergency response and relief operations is an advantage.
Must have a good understanding of the security issues and working culture in the Mindanao context.

How To Apply:

To apply, please visit this link: http://https://career012.successfactors.eu/sfcareer/jobreqcareerpvt?jobI... , then click apply. Or you can visit our website http://www.plan-international.org and look under our JOBS page for other vacancies under Plan International. Applications are only received online.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we will only contact short-listed candidates for further screening.
For more information on Plan International and its programs in the Philippines, please visit our website: www.plan-international.org. Our recruitment and selection policies and procedures ensure our commitment to gender equality and keeping children safe.