The Area Security Manager provides physical security to the companys people, brands, reputation, information and other company assets are properly protected against all real or perceived threats in the South Asia Region comprising of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka.
Area Security Manager holds the responsibility for execution of all security measures in the Area. Therefore the position acts as single point of contact to all employees for security matters. Provides assurance to the local management on the integrity of complete security operations in accordance with security standards and policies.
Role and Responsibilities:
Oversees the Site Security Coordinators in the area and steers local service providers besides supporting in effective execution of global security projects in the area.
Represents security to local management and establishes an effective working relationship.
Maintains liaison with Government security agencies, security organizations and other stakeholders in the area.
Ensures effective Security Management by implementation relevant security frameworks.
Negotiates service agreements with security providers.
Mitigates regional security threat by effectively assessing security risks in alignment with Regional Security Manager.
Provides emergency support to the companys visitors and expats in the area by advance identification and mitigation of potential threats.
Hands-on with Crisis Management, provide training to Country Crisis Management Teams in the area and promptly respond to crisis situations.
Recommends Physical Security improvements based on site security assessments.
Execute and provide Event Protection Support for the global Executive & Event protection team in the area and selection and coordination of local services.
Promotes non-digital Information Security in the area, e.g. by trainings, tests and assessments.
Perform employee/ vendor background checks and ensure 100% Compliance.
Perform Investigations in line with compliance requirements.
Promotion of Security Awareness, e.g. by design and performance of trainings and campaigns.
Graduate/ PG in Security education such as Certified Protection Professional from American Society of Industrial Security or Certified in Security Professional Certificate from International Institute of Safety and Security Management or The Physical Security Professional (PSP) certification.
Around 8+ year experience of Corporate Security in reputed Manufacturing, Aviation, Hotel/ MNC managing local and expats security & safety with excellent English communication and presentation skills
Trainings in security relevant topics such as Interrogation, crisis management etc.
Sound knowledge of business ethics, sound knowledge of diverse international culture and best security practices.