Security Controller

Security Controller

Job Title: Security Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Reference: 895529_1548691726
Contact Name: Anna Bonczchowska
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2019 16:08

Job Description

Do you want to join an award-winning technical consultancy providing high quality, innovative services to clients in the global Defence sector? My client is seeking a Security Controller who would join the company in Cheltenham on a permanent basis. The successful appointee will be responsible for monitoring security operations at both Bristol and Cheltenham sites, implement security policies and procedures to ensure the safety and security of all employees and visitors and to maintain the security and integrity of all assets and information held.

About the role:

*To assess security risks and threat assessments; proactively seek out potential issues or vulnerabilities.
*To act as the point of contact for clients to ensure compliance with their security requirements in order to maintain classified supplier / service provider status.
*To ensure all permanent and contract staff hold the required level of National Security Vetting as a condition of employment and carry out reviews as necessary.
*To manage Technical security systems such as Access Control, Intruder Alarm, and CCTV systems.
*To manage security guarding arrangements, where applicable.
*To liaise with the Facilities team on physical site security matters.
*To manage visitor procedures, including Classified incoming and outgoing visits.
*To control incoming and outgoing Classified documents and material. Maintain and administer Central Document Library.
*To ensure dissemination of and compliance to the company Security Minimum Standards.
*Security information reporting to the Operations Director.
*Security training and awareness to other CDS staff.
*To carry out other security related duties and administration, as required.

You will have the following experience:

*BTEC Level 3 Certificate in Security Management (or equivalent)
*Previous security administration experience (preferably within a UK Defence environment).
*Thorough knowledge of internal and external security legislation and policy. Membership of the Defence Industry Security Association (DISA) and completion of the DISA Security Controllers Introductory Course.
*Good communication skills, attention to detail.
*Good working knowledge of Windows and IT systems, and technical security systems such as intruder alarms, CCTV, access control.
*The ability to effectively lead and manage the performance of people by being a role model to others, monitoring progress on objectives and behaviours and coaching others for success.
*The ability to make effective, timely decisions in a complex, global market by sourcing and analysing critical information.
*The understanding and recognition of the organisations commercial environment and positioning themselves, their role and their actions in order to support the organisations commercial success.

Security Controller
£25k - £30k

Key Skills: Security management, security administration, Defence, security legislation, security policy, CCTV, DISA,

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). These roles are permanent positions.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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