Assistant Security Manager

Employer:  Corinthia Hotel London
Location: Central London / West End, London

Highly competitive plus superb benefits

We are currently seeking an experienced Assistant Security Manager to lead Corinthia Hotel London’s security team, with a clear focus on health and safety responsibilities.

Scope and Purpose

The Assistant Security Manager, under the direction of the Security Manager and Director of Rooms, will take responsibility for ensuring that all security and health and safety legislation is adhered to and the relevant policies and procedures are adopted.

You will assist in the planning, implementation, monitoring and review of the protective and preventative measures that Corinthia Hotel London requires, and will work to minimise all losses, occupational health issues, accidents and injuries by adopting a zero-tolerance approach to security, health and safety breaches, whilst at the same time generating awareness of these issues across all layers of the organisation.

A safe and secure working environment is a visible outcome of these security, health and safety responsibilities and this role will support and complement the high service quality strategy adopted by Corinthia Hotel London for its operation.

Entry Requirements

We are looking for individuals that understand what it takes to be the best and preferably with proven success in a similar environment. If you are a team player, keen to learn with a desire to excel, and have outstanding interpersonal and communication skills please do apply.

Other skills that will need to be demonstrated include:
Demonstrable experience within Security and Occupational Health & Safety management, preferably from within a luxury 5* hotel or similar
NEBOSH qualification or similar a distinct advantage
A clear understanding of the demands set within the luxury service sector and have a strong customer focus
Helpful and flexible approach to tasks with a “can do” attitude
Excellent customer care skills with a high degree of integrity
Able to communicate effectively with guests, contractors, and colleagues at all levels of the organisational structure
Able to exercise initiative and prioritise duties accordingly based on a professional understanding of Security, Health & Safety activities
Able to work to a high standard against agreed time-scales with limited supervision
IT literate, with experience of data input on networked computer systems and coaching staff in this respect
Fluent in written & spoken English
Excellent attention to detail
Strong communication skills
Ability to work under pressure
Pride and attention to detail in your work
The finest personal presentation
Distinctive, professional and warm personality

Benefits include:
Competitive salary
28 paid holidays per annum (including public holidays)
Complimentary dry cleaning of business attire/uniform
Extensive employee recognition programs
Discounted Salon, Spa, Food and Beverage and accommodation rates – in London and across Corinthia Hotels International Complimentary meals on duty
Professional learning and development programs
Intra & intercompany transfer opportunities
Contributory pension scheme provided
Season ticket loan
Childcare vouchers


In line with the requirements of the Asylum & Immigration Act 1996, all applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK, or be able to acquire such eligibility. Documented evidence of eligibility will be required from candidates as part of the recruitment process.

Contact: Simon Coulson
Reference: Caterer
Job ID: 64939984


About Corinthia:

Corinthia Hotel London combines contemporary flair with traditional grandeur. Situated in the cultural heart of the capital, the hotel features 294 beautifully appointed bedrooms, including 7 penthouses and 42 suites, with 24-hour flexible check-in/check-out, elegant restaurants and bars and the largest, most breathtaking spa in London.

London’s most exciting luxury 5* hotel opened its doors in spring 2011 and offers exceptional opportunities for individuals who are professional craftspeople in their chosen career and we are seeking this pivotal role within our management team.

Providing individual service with precision and empathy for our guests you will be the heart and soul of this iconic 21st Century Grand Hotel. Our culture is strong, vibrant and distinctive. Our talent development opportunities are excellent and ongoing as our company and brand evolves.