Associate Director, Crisis and Security Consultant
May 2, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Consulting, Investigations, Physical Security
4 Year Degree
Job Purpose We seek a physical security subject matter expert to join the security consulting team within Control Risks’ Crisis and Security Consulting department. This role is responsible for project management and execution of physical security-related consulting engagements, and supporting clients with the development and implementation of effective mitigation strategies and physical security solutions
Tasks and responsibilities
Case work • Serve as physical security project manager leading physical security consulting assignments throughout the full project lifecycle. • Conduct site security assessments by assessing location-based and site-specific risks, and reviewing the security footprint of physical protection systems, guard force operations, security policies and procedures, among others. • Develop and design, or enhance (complex) physical, electronic, procedural and operational security elements to mitigate identified risks. • Develop client-specific physical security policies, procedures, and standards that address the client’s particular security requirements. • Maintain technical proficiency in the security industry, sharing knowledge throughout the firm and enhancing the department’s current methodology and project execution approaches. • Support other security consultancy activities as required. Business development • Continuously enhance client relationships through excellent delivery of projects, wherever possible in close cooperation with the various other departments in Control Risks. • Grow existing client relationships and develop new opportunities. • Grow our physical security consulting portfolio.
Knowledge and experience
Essential • Demonstrated experience in project managing and executing physical security consulting projects including site security reviews, developing risk mitigation strategies, designing physical protection systems, developing policies, procedures and training materials. • Demonstrated experience in security design projects from project inception to commissioning to include providing installation oversight and delivering technical training materials. • Thorough knowledge of the latest security technology such as motion detection, access control, CCTV, and locks, among others. Preferred • Experience in designing physical protection systems • PSP certification
Qualifications and specialist skills
Minimum of 7-10 years of relevant work experience • Bachelor’s degree • Fluent in English (written and spoken) • Excellent presentation skills • Excellent analytical skills • Excellent project management skills • Excellent time management skills • Experienced with Microsoft Office, inclusive of Word, PowerPoint and Excel (Visio preferred) • Strong team player with the ability and willingness to respond to unexpected developments quickly, and with strong ability to prioritize efficiently
All employees are expected to display behaviors reflective of our company values: Integrity and Ethics, Collaboration and Teamwork, Commitment to People and Professionalism and Excellence.
How to apply
If your qualifications, experience and aspirations match our requirements, email a cover letter and CV to: Americas.Recruitment@controlrisks.com The file name of your resume must include your name. Please specify the vacancy you are applying for including the location in the subject of the email.
About Control Risks
Control Risks is a specialist risk consultancy that helps to create secure, compliant and resilient organizations in an age of ever-changing risk. Working across disciplines, technologies and geographies, everything we do is based on our belief that taking risks is essential to our clients’ success.
We provide our clients with the insight to focus resources and ensure they are prepared to resolve the issues and crises that occur in any ambitious global organization.
We go beyond problem-solving and give our clients the insight and intelligence they need to realize opportunities and grow. From the boardroom to the remotest location, we have developed an unparalleled ability to bring order to chaos and reassurance to anxiety.