Security and Protection Specialist -- London

Employer:Gavin de Becker & Associates, Inc.
Location: London
Job description
Gavin de Becker & Associates is an elite private security firm that protects and advises
the world’s most at-risk public figures and organizations, to include media figures, business leaders, transnational corporations, global operations centers, law enforcement units, and government agencies.
Now Hiring. We seek to hire smart, physically fit, and motivated professionals for our Protective Security Division. Men and women who seek a security career in executive protection.
Service Oriented. Candidates with a hotel or hospitality background are preferred as service to our clients is critical to success.
London. A proficient geographic knowledge of Central London is preferrred.
Protection. Our associates protect at-risk public figures at their residences, their businesses, and sometimes, in public. Often assigned to full-time Command Centers on a client's property, our associates manage the safety and security of our clients 24 hours a day.
Travel. Some of our associates travel with clients and protect clients at public appearances, while in foreign countries.
Merit. Advancement is by merit, not seniority, and there are many opportunities for advancement.
Salary. Typical first year base earnings of a "one week on / next week off" schedule (26 weeks per year) in London ranges from £40,000 to £46,000. And there are overtime opportunities to earn even more. And through our merit-based system that rewards performance (not seniority), many 2nd or 3rd year associate salaries far exceed these first year base earnings.
Join our Team. Conduct your own research about Gavin de Becker & Associates and you'll see why we are known as the world's leading experts in security, executive protection, and threat assessment. We invite you to be part of our team!

Desired Skills and Experience
Our Protective Security Division is seeking:
Men and women with integrity and high ethical standards.
Physically fit. *All candidates must pass our physical readiness test. (Standards may be found on our careers website.)
Individuals with excellent communication skills.
Drug-free and nicotine-free. Associates submit to on-going drug and nicotine screening.
SIA License is required.

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