Corporate Security Manager
Highly adaptable, dynamic, thorough and experienced in banking operations, experienced in Corporate Security management, with latitude and self-drive to excel in Security Management; Does this sound like a match for you?
If yes, The Co-operative Bank of Kenya, “The Kingdom Bank” is the ideal place to elevate you to the next career level where an idea today can be set in motion tomorrow.
This position within our Security department presents you with the opportunity to grow and develop an exciting career that will allow you to proactively manage the business security risk profile in line with the bank’s policies and procedures.
Ensure security services meet business requirements, local legal regulations and adhere to Bank policies and procedures.
The role will also require you to develop security risk control capabilities and pro-actively lead security management by continued education, training and prevention initiatives that are risk based.
Specifically, the successful jobholder will be required to:
- Provides cost effective solutions to enhance overall security of facilities, employees, property, and customers through electronic and physical security systems including, but not limited to, access control, CCTV, lighting, and fencing standards.
- Conducts risk assessments at bank facilities to identify security vulnerabilities and implement corrective measures to mitigate risk to people and property and prevent loss from theft and diversion.
- Develop and oversee standard operating procedures for designs, configuration and implementation of physical security systems for both employees and facilities/premises protection.
- Conduct investigations, audits, special event coordination and other safety, security or business continuity efforts as business conditions warrant.
- Develop relationships with appropriate regulatory and law enforcement agencies necessary to facilitate the interests of the bank.
- Ensure the security of facilities and assets of the bank by conducting threat and risk analyses at each facility to identify potential issues, monitoring internal control systems to ensure that appropriate information access levels and security clearances are maintained.
- Oversee the day-to-day security concerns in all facilities of the bank program including supervision of outsourced security personnel and ensuring their compliance with security policies and procedures.
- Ensure that all employees of the bank work in a safe environment by investigating reported security incidents, providing security awareness sessions and answering inquiries from all stakeholders regarding security as it relates to the bank.
- Network, gather business intelligence and benchmark on security/safety best practices to provide support for implementation of security initiatives in line with the bank’s security term development plan.
- Perform corporate investigation and review the effectiveness of security processes, systems and recommend measures to enhance existing practices.
Skills, Competencies and Experience
The successful candidate will be required to have the following skills and competencies:
- A Bachelor’s degree in a Business related field with a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in Corporate Security Management.
- Honest and an effective team player with a high degree of confidentiality.
- strong interpersonal skills, a good planner with excellent analytic skills
- Articulate with excellent communication and report writing skills.
- A team player and a leader with excellent problem solving skills.
- Highly organized, thorough, quality conscious with a structured and disciplined approach to risk.
If you fit the profile, then apply today!
Please forward your application enclosing detailed Curriculum Vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the job reference number CSM/HRD/2016 by 8th June, 2016.
We are an equal opportunity employer.