Security Controller

Security Controller

Job Title: Security Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dorset, England
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH17100_1628519146
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 09, 2021 15:25

Job Description

Our client is a leading developer and supplier of GRP mouldings and lightweight composite structures, supplying clients across a range of sectors including aerospace, defence and marine.

Security Controller

They are currently seeking a Security Controller to join their team and work on defence contracts, taking responsibility for maintaining the security management system.

The Security Controller will:

*Maintain security culture in line with MOD requirements, reporting to Programme Manager.
*Maintain all security procedures Sy Ops, ensuring their effectiveness within the business.
*Take ownership and control of the asset register.
*Monitor any changes to facility/company and update security policies accordingly.
*Carry out toolbox talks & training for production/management staff with regards to security policies.
*Hold ultimate authority for control of security and associated accreditations, compliances and activity across the business and posts of Security Controller and Atomic Liaison Officer.
*Undertake all aspects of protectively marked material control and storage and destruction.
*Manage CCTV and access control at sites ensuring appropriate control measures are in place.
*Be responsible for documenting and maintaining the Security Policy and Risk Management Accreditation document sets.
*Manage defence contract obligations and associated actions including logging and distributing Security Aspects Letters, policy management and arranging and conducting audits.
*Keep up to date on all relevant legislative changes, technological advances and best practice working closely with the Facilities and Health and Safety Managers.
*Take full responsibility for the safeguarding of crypto information and supporting IT consultant in delivery of cyber security environment.
*Provide security advice and best practice guidance to the business in respect of site relocations and acquisitions and business continuity planning.
*Assist HR with security vetting on new staff, review, and routine refresher briefings for all employees and prior to overseas travel of existing staff.
*Assist with Facilities Management - managing service contracts of Plant & Equipment to the required schedule.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to have previous experience in a Security Controller position, ideally within an engineering/manufacturing environment. You will be proactive with the ability to identify process improvement and implement any changes.

If you hold any DISA accreditations (Security Controller, Document Information Security or Security vetting), that would be a bonus, but our client is willing to support the right candidate in securing these qualifications.

In addition to the above, the following would also be beneficial, but are not essential:
*Lean and 5S experience.
*Experience of performing audits.
*Previous experience of managing a team.

Security Controller
Dorchester, Dorset
Salary to £40k plus benefits

PLEASE NOTE: 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 these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a high level.

Key Skills: Security Controller, Engineering, Manufacturing, Defence, MoD, DISA, Security Controller, Document Information Security, Security Vetting, Sy Ops, Asset Register, Crypto, Cyber Security.

This is a PERMANENT role.

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