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Security Duty Manager

Full Time

Securitas Security Services

Security Duty Manager London

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The Security Duty Manager has overall responsibility for the security operation in place at the National Gallery and is therefore responsible for the day-to-day operational requirements of the security services in line with National Gallery aims and objectives, management, and customer expectations.
Managing departmental teams, the Security Duty Manager will oversee all aspects of staff welfare and conduct and performance as well as ensure a consistent quality service delivery and provide prompt and appropriate security responses to all incidents.

Shift Pattern: 4on4off – Days & Nights

  • To actively manage a team of VS and VE officers: ensuring all duties are carried out in accordance with standard operating procedures and policies; take responsibility professional conduct & development of the team.
  • To ensure compliance with legal and contractual obligations at all times, such as the Data Protection Act, Health and Safety at Work Act and in accordance with National Gallery policies and procedures.
  • To act as a key contact for all daily operational matters liaising with the Departmental managers, Security Duty Managers and other Contracted Managers; to ensure effective communication of all matters pertaining to security and service delivery; escalating issues
  • To work in partnership with the contractual representatives and service partners to ensure all aspects of site Security and Fire Prevention are effectively managed.
  • To ensure that all members of the VS / VE Teams are given a high quality daily briefing which ensures all key operational information is communicated clearly.
  • To manage and direct the VS/VE teams’ response at time of a critical incident at the Gallery e.g. evacuation or fire alarms in public and ‘back of house’ areas and provide effective support to any implementation of Incident Management Plan (IMP)and undertake incident management responsibilities as necessary e.g. conducting dynamic risk assessments, liaison with emergency services.
  • Ensure appropriate training (derived from both internal & external courses) is delivered to teams/ individual staff in accordance with their grade or position of responsibility & identified training & development needs. Drive and develop the team help continual improvement.
  • Ensure the Health & Safety policies and procedures (including Risk Assessments) are complied with and ensure all personnel are fully informed/signed off.
  • Ensure that all staff work in safe conditions, and ensure reports of accidents and faults are notified to appropriate NG/Securitas Management in accordance with procedures and policies.
  • To raise the profile of the VS and VE departments within the National Gallery wider structure.

Essential Skills

What will you bring to the role:

  • Have the right to work in the UK
  • Able to provide a 5 year checkable history
  • Minimum of 1 year experience of managing staff and Security Operations
  • Proficient in use of IT, excel and Word
  • Managing and leading others
  • Self-motivation
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Business Acumen & Commercial Awareness
  • Significant experience required in Security Operations; Incident Management and Team Leading
  • MS Office (1-10), Two way radio, Sharepoint; Outlook

About Company

Securitas Benefits: 

  • Paid holiday, company pension and life assurance scheme 
  • Discounted gym membership 
  • Wellness advice and support 
  • Cycle to Work Scheme  
  • Car lease and new car purchasing schemes 
  • Employee discounts and cashback savings across hundreds of your favourite high street brands, online shopping, holidays, and days out.   
  • City & Guilds accredited training program for professional and personal development

Our values are the foundation of our operations and the corporate culture is built on these values that help to shape a long-term, financially successful enterprise by creating value for customers, employees, and shareholders. They are summarized in three words: IntegrityVigilance, and Helpfulness

We are a company where you can develop your Security career, with access to training and the ability to gain professionally recognised qualifications so you can grow in confidence and take on more responsibility.  

If you want to know more about why Securitas is the world’s leading security group, and our continuing work in the diversity & inclusion space, simply visit: www.securitas.uk.com/en-GB/ 

Join the Securitas Team today!

Essential Requirements

What will you bring to the role:

  • Have the right to work in the UK
  • Able to provide a 5 year checkable history
  • Minimum of 1 year experience of managing staff and Security Operations
  • Proficient in use of IT, excel and Word
  • Managing and leading others
  • Self-motivation
  • Strong decision-making skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Business Acumen & Commercial Awareness
  • Significant experience required in Security Operations; Incident Management and Team Leading
  • MS Office (1-10), Two way radio, Sharepoint; Outlook

COVID-19 Security Duty Manager London

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