Reference Number: 146 0211 MHU

 

Job Description:

The Security Manager is in charge of all security operations on site and will report in to the CEO.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop an effective security strategy to ensure maximum protection and response capability to deal appropriately with any threats to employees, assets and operations
  • Ensure business plans are developed, implemented, measured and reported
  • Develop an intelligence network to gather information to pre-empt any attempt on wellbeing of employees
  • Help the Company’s Legal team to obtain convictions in cases where criminals are caught by liaising with the Liberian National Police and other security/law enforcement agencies
  • Lead and manage the security staff and contracted security guards to ensure the development of a working environment that is conducive to the achievement of budgeted Department KPIs
  • Continually review every aspect of the department’s operations to ensure that opportunities to add value and enhance shareholder wealth are identified and implemented
  • Provide the leadership necessary to ensure that employees and contractors adhere to occupational health, safety and environmental standards that exceed worldwide industry standards and any applicable legislation
  • Handle and manage internal and external security crisis
  • Gather, manage and disseminate intelligence effectively to pre-empt strike actions and threats to employees, assets and operations


 

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • At least 10 years’ experience in Security/Risk management. Including at least 5 years in a management role
  • Ability to work and remain focused 13-14 hour days, 6 days a week
  • Ability to cope with very stressful situations
  • Must have strong conceptual thinking ability and decisiveness
  • Strong influencing and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to hold employees accountable


 

Benefits and Contractual information:

  • Liberian nationals strongly encouraged to apply
  • Continuous, at times abrupt, travel between various sites by road or air with possibility of long-term separation from family