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Group Manager: Security

our client, a large global manufacturing company seeks a group manager: security, who will report to the factory head and be responsible for 7 sites around south africa.

overall job purpose:

  • responsible for security, ensuring loss prevention and legal compliance by means of effective pro and reactive security measures for 7 sites.

minimum Requirements:

  • degree in security management or police management.
  • knowledge of the saps and/or private security industry and physical security practices.
  • minimum 3 to 5 years’ experience in physical security management.
  • minimum 5 years’ experience in management safety compliance background.


  • physical security - strategic and operational level to ensure effective proactive security to prevent loses damages and ensure legal compliance
  • staff management - discipline management, training & development in security practice to ensure staff possess right skills for the environment to delivery effective security service.
  • budget and contract management - to ensure that the company receives quality service receded from service provider within stipulated budget.
  • security advisory and security risk assessment – to ensure a secure environment for assets, persons, operations and services.
  • stakeholder engagement - customers, staff, special events.
  • enforcement of safety and active participation in emergency preparedness.
  • report writing and presentation for senior management.
  • physical and electronic security management.
  • fleet management and control:
    • management of a fleet of 19 vehicles.
    • management of vip transport safety and security Requirements.
    • transport co-ordination/scheduling.
    • co-ordinating factory landscaping sand cleaning service.


  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • understanding the business.
  • customer focus.
  • openness to learning.
  • planning and analysis.
  • action orientation.
  • teamwork.

Source :

Location : kwazulu-natal

Publish date : 2020-11-13

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