Unilever Job Vacancy : Assistant Security Manager


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 objectives
  • 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 this
  • Computer Literate
  • No Criminal Record

Job: Supply Chain

Primary Location: Kenya-Rift Valley-Kericho-Kericho-Plantations

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

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

Req ID: 16000FC2

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