Security Manager – SUBJECT TO BID AWARD

Employer: Serco
Location:  East London
Salary: Competitive

Who are we?

Serco Group plc is an international services company delivering essential services for the public sector. Our highly successful Health business works in partnership with the NHS in the UK to deliver joined-up healthcare solutions including Integrated Facilities Management.

What’s happening?

Serco is now at final bid stage for an exciting facilities management contract opportunity. If successful, Serco will be responsible for the provision of critical soft facilities services to a large NHS Trust with hospitals across east London.

Who do we want to hear from?

The way we deliver our services is as important to us as what we deliver, something that sets us apart from the industry norm and that our customers recognise. We care passionately about healthcare and the role that we play in improving the delivery of healthcare in the NHS. We want to hear from enthusiastic, self-motivated and forward-thinking individuals who share our vision to provide safe, high quality, seamless services delivered to the highest standards.

What is the opportunity?

We are looking for an experienced Security Manager to lead the development and delivery of Security Services across a number of hospitals which comprise the contract for this prestigious NHS Trust situated in East London.

The Security Manager will be responsible for the mobilisation and transformation of the Security service to take it into the “business as usual” target operating model, as well as being the SME lead for all security related matters.

With responsibility for the management of a sizeable budget and significant employee team, development of effective relationships with the NHS and stakeholders at all levels will be an integral element of this challenging role.

What are the key responsibilities?

In order to meet the contractual, legal and internal compliance standards, you will take full accountability for financial, operational and people performance.

You will take responsibility for motivating and developing employees within the team, ensuring compliance with policies and procedures to minimise risk.

What skills and experience do you need?

We are looking for applicants with SIA qualifications together with solid relevant experience and competent understanding of Security related systems and equipment, including CCTV, two way radios and full Security PPE.

You will possess strong leadership and people management skills, including leading and facilitating transformational change.

The ability to identify, analyse and develop continuous improvement opportunities along with effective communication and negotiating skills will be crucial.

If you feel that you have the skills and attributes we are looking for, please apply now.