Security Manager at DVLA

full time
Greater Accra
confidential
Security
Mid level
1 month ago
Degree
32644

Job Description

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) is searching for a qualified candidate for the position of Security Manager

REPORTS TO: DEPUTY DIRECTOR, ADMIN/HR

Role Purpose

Direct the Authority’s security functions, including physical security and safety of employees, facilities, and assets

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and implement physical security measures to protect assets and
  • Develop and implement security policies, procedures and standards to minimize the risk associated with crime personnel of the Authority
  • Conduct security and safety audits to ensure compliance
  • Undertake investigation into security related incidents.
  • Monitor and ensure the efficient functioning of Electronic Security Equipment (Biometric Access control systems, fire fighting equipment. CCTV system)
  • Liaise with the local enforcement agencies to assist the Authority in any act of urgency
  • Ensure the efficient functioning of Fire Safety Equipment Supervise the activities of and performance of the Zonal Officers.
  • Monitor and ensure the efficient performance of the security guards.
  • Advise management on security issues in respect of services provided by the Authority
  • Undertake any other duties that may be assigned

 

 

Qualification Required & Experience

  • Minimum of 1st Degree in Social Science or security related disciplines from an accredited institution
  • Professional qualification in Security Management,
  • A Minimum of five (5) years post qualification relevant work experience
  • Membership of relevant professional body will be an added advantage

 

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent understanding of crime management
  • Strong Knowledge of security risk management. Knowledge in fire prevention and control
  • Strong Report writing skills
  • Demonstrable leadership and supervisory abilities
  • Strong Knowledge in Public Administration and Public Policy Analysis Good knowledge in contract negotiations Strong project and operations management skills.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge in Computing and Financial Resource Management.
  • High integrity and ethical standards
  • Must Have A valid driver’s licence.

Location: Accra

 

How To Apply

Interested applicants should send their cover letters and CVs to the address provided below.

Manager, Resourcing, Learning & Development
DVLA-HEAD OFFICE
Jawaharlal Nehru Road
Cantonments
P O BOX 9379
Kia – Accra

 

Or Email: [email protected]

 

 

More Information
DVLA
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Deadline: 18 Sep 2020
Job Post Expired
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