Construction Company Security Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title: Security Manager – Construction

Industry: Construction

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 70K

Our client is a fully Kenyan owned Building and Civil Engineering Company with a portfolio of prestigious construction projects across East and Central Africa.

They seek to employee a Security Manager who will be tasked with overseeing and enforcing all security measures in diverse work environments.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensuring the security of all staff, property and visitors
  • Develop and implement security policies and procedures in accordance with best practice
  • Advice Management on matters relating to employee and property safety and security
  • Supervise outsourced security officers and guards
  • Develop and apply broad regulatory standards and technical specifications to investigations and their follow up
  • Develop an independent security intelligence system of information flow to enable detection and prevention of material and equipment theft at sites
  • Responsible for delivering and communicating security policies
  • Provide security risk assessment
  • Keep a daily log of deployed guards at each site during day and night shifts
  • Regular monitoring and observing all operations through electronic surveillance system to detect irregular activities if any
  • Preparing reports documenting all significant events and investigations, crimes committed, lost or found property, security lapses and safety hazards
  • Conducting investigations and ensuring that proper evidence is acquired, preserved, corroborated and documented.
  • Providing consultation and advice to other departments on various Security matters
  • Proactively respond to security emergencies within the sites and offices and liaise with internal and external response teams
  • Keep a daily log of deployed security guards per site during day and night shifts
  • Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify possible causes of security lapses
  • Conducting routine security patrols, monitoring and evaluation of outsourced services ensuring they are effectively guarding Company property
  • Conducting security surveys with the aim of improving overall Company integrated security systems
  • Develop an independent security intelligence system of information flow with the communities around the project areas to help detect and prevent theft of materials or machinery or even apprehend culprits.
  • Liaising with government law enforcement agencies on security matters affecting the Company

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology / Social Science / Security Administration
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in Security Field
  • Undergone the 6 weeks security course at CID training school or any recognized institution or holds security certification from Government or International security bodies
  • Must have computer application skills
  • Membership to International Security bodies is an added advantage

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Security Manager – Construction) to on or before Friday 27th April 2018.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted

Security and Criminology
Updated: April 25, 2018 — 9:09 pm