Manufacturing Firm Security Manager Job in Kenya (100K)


Job Title: Security Manager

Industry: FMCG, Manufacturing

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 100k

Role Summary: Our client is one of the leading manufacturers of edible oils, detergent, and soaps based in Nairobi.

They are seeking to hire a Security Manager who will be in charge of security operations in the company.

The candidate will implement, plan, manage and maintain security operations within the company as well as actively work to, ensure that the business is protected against all known risks and threats on premises, products and personnel.


  • Overall management of Factory security.
  • Coordination with external security agency.
  • Monitoring of controls at factory gate for incoming raw materials and outgoing finished goods.
  • Liaising with government agencies for any issues or periodic updates.
  • Monitoring of CCTV cameras and alert management for any significant findings.
  • Should be able to do an independent investigation as per management request.
  • Ensure implementation of Safety and Security, policies and procedures in the company.
  • Respond to all Security Incidents and ensure that all procedures are implemented in a manner to minimize the overall impact to the image of the company.
  • Act as the Security liaison, working with all relevant third party suppliers to ensure all quotes, installation and maintenance are in line with the company requirements.
  • Undertake investigations for all alleged breaches of Operational Policy.
  • Manage the implementation and development of the existing controls to target internal dishonesty.
  • Support the delivery of financial and performance targets associated with known and unknown loss and crime.
  • Participate in loss prevention committee and relay weekly reports on the same.
  • Provide expertise in the emergency response and serious incident process.
  • Protect the assets and interests of the company, its clients and staff so as to allow the company to operate effectively and safely at all times as well as Monitoring loss prevention and theft
  • Assess and report potential loss situations in the company in order that accidental loss may be prevented.
  • Identify and report maintenance requirements in the workplace


  • Bachelor’s degree in criminology, security studies or any other relevant discipline.
  • Over 6 year’s security and loss control experience.
  • Police training will be an added advantage.
  • Result oriented, self-motivated and energetic.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills and ability to coordinate teams.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Strong assessment, evaluation and analytical skills.
  • Able to generate quality reports.
  • Investigation skills an added advantage.
  • Must have thorough knowledge and understanding of security operations and well networked in security industry.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Security Manager – Athi River) to on or before 24th September 2019

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.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Security and Criminology
Updated: September 18, 2019 — 2:22 am