Financial Institution Security Manager Job in Kenya

Our client is a well-established and growing financial institution that provides a comprehensive package of financial services and products, tailored to suit clients’ requirements.

We seek to hire a qualified and highly experienced Security Manager.


  • 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.
  • Plan, direct and coordinate activities relating to the protection, safeguarding and security of the bank’s assets, employees, customers and other stakeholders
  • Manages a team that oversees the day-to-day operations and effectiveness of assigned security technology and programs.
  • Ensure that all surveillance, access controls, burglar alarms and other security systems across the Bank establishments are in sound working condition, monitored and serviced.
  • Conduct security audit exercise within the bank’s premises and submit a comprehensive report detailing the shortcoming of the Bank premises along with recommendations to eliminate or mitigate any risk of instructions and enhance the level of security at each premise
  • Serve as liaison with the police, fire and other security-related agencies and service providers
  • Assists in conducting internal and external investigations and prepare reports to the disciplinary committee.
  • Responsible for carrying case load and referring cases to Law enforcement for investigation and prosecution; testify when required on behalf of the Bank and presentation of witnesses to court.
  • Develop and oversee standard operating procedures and implementation of physical security systems for both employees and facilities/premises protection
  • Responsible either directly or indirectly (working with professional firm) for staff vetting during on boarding or necessary ongoing staff reviews.
  • Assist in coordination BCP/DRP efforts from a security perspective.
  • Quarterly report on security matters and annual security training to all Bank employees

Academic Qualifications

  • Degree or Advanced Diploma in Physical Security Management or equivalent
  • 10+ years of proven professional experience in the security field at Management level
  • Proven experience using relevant technology and equipment (e.g. CCTV)
  • Sound knowledge of security protocols and procedures
  • Excellent surveillance and emergency response skills
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal and leadership skills as well as high ethical conduct are prerequisite
  • Superior professionalism and judgment
  • Strong work ethic

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge & fit the required profile, please apply highlighting your qualification, experience and career aspirations match the requirement for this position.

Application should be sent latest 18th January 2019 clearly indicating the position you are applying for on the Subject to:

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Security and Criminology
Updated: January 12, 2019 — 7:29 am