Site Security Manager

Recruiter
MBDA
Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted
11 Oct 2018
Closes
10 Nov 2018
Ref
P7391
Contact
Rosie Connor
Discipline
Other
Sector
Defence
The Opportunity
 
An excellent opportunity has arisen within a leading trans-national defence company, for a Bristol based, highly motivated individual to lead a multi-skilled security team covering a dynamic and evolving site. As an experienced security professional you will provide advice, guidance and delivery of physical, personnel and information security solutions to the many varied and challenging projects located at the site.
 
The Role
 
A varied and dynamic role, working as part of a progressive security operations environment, will see the successful candidate applying various risk management and information management skills and techniques, whether advising our world leading projects on bespoke security needs, or developing the site security processes to promote a secure modern working environment. They will also act as the operational lead for the audit and certification of the site and associated projects, against governmental and MOD regulations.
 
What’s in it for you?
  • You will have the ability to think at the operational and strategic level, contributing to the shaping of a dynamic operational security environment across MBDA.
  • As part of a large professional security department within MBDA, you will be encouraged to engage with all aspects of security and the wider company, to enhance your professional development and knowledge.
  • You will have the opportunity to gain additional professional qualifications relevant to your role and also develop broader workplace skills through participation in internal training.
  • As part of a large trans-national defence company you will have the opportunity to contribute to both national and international policies and activities. This may include some national and international travel opportunities.
     
    What’s great about the team?
     
  • You will be working alongside dedicated and motivated security professionals, who have a strong team spirit and desire to promote the role of security across the wider business.
  • The security operations team aspires to positively challenge security practices, to enable the business to operate in an agile, yet secure manner.
  • Day to day problems and challenges are dealt with pro-actively and with a “can do” approach, focused on finding solutions which meet the business needs.
     
    What are we looking for?
     
  • A professional qualification in either security or a related area (level 5 preferred)
  • You will have experience of managing a team, working within defence or other government regulated industry environments.
  • You will have experience in the application of security risk management within a government regulated industry.
  • You will have excellent communications skills, with the ability to translate security information into focused and relevant advice, in either presentational or written formats
  • You will have good interpersonal skills and the ability to engage and influence both internal and external stakeholders.
  • You will have an understanding of the risks associated with the cyber domain and the information security management processes used to mitigate them.
 
What would you get?
  • Competitive salary, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, employee funded voluntary private healthcare, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.
     
Please note that in order to apply for MBDA UK opportunities you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance without restrictions.
 
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