JOB TITLE AND ORGANISATION

Security Officer, World Vision

LOCATION

Mali

SALARY

Not Stated

WORKING PATTERN

Full Time

CLOSING DATE

Sunday, 12 December 2021

CONTRACT TYPE

Fixed Term

SPONSORS NON-NATIONALS?

No

Job Description

To support the National Director in ensuring that effective security measures for the National Office programs are both appropriately planned for and addressed within the national context. Lead in the optimization of organizational security and the mitigation of operational risks for ministry effectiveness by establishing security systems and mechanisms for institutionalizing an organizational culture and practice of safety and security.

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Role and Responsibilities

Strategy & Planning

  • Help to develop and implement the National Office security strategy in alignment with WV security policy to ensure the operational priorities of the National Office is appropriately supported.

  • Ensure Security Risk Assessments, Country Risk Ratings and Core Security Requirement standards, processes and procedures are completed in accordance with current Office of Corporate Security guidelines and training

  • Provide leadership/ management of the security focal person’s in country.

Security Operations

  • Work with the Security Manager to carry out Security Risk Assessments as required/directed.

  • Country Risk Ratings are established and updated as required

  • Ensure Core Security Requirements are implemented in line with Country Risk Ratings

  • Provide input and support to management in crisis situations and critical incidents

  • Conduct security investigations when required.

Networking and External Liaison/Engagement

  • Represent WV at local NGO security network meetings and ensure information from these groups is disseminated to relevant staff.

  • Build ongoing networks for sharing security information and coordination.

Capacity Building and Technical Training

  • Coordinate the assessment, development and implementation of the national office capacity building plan for security management based on local security risk assessments.

  • Seek to develop a culture of security awareness and monitor staff compliance.

Reporting and Documentation

  • Provide a regular security report to the CMER Director and the Security Manager.

  • Ensure that all security incidents are reported in accordance with WV Security Policy.

  • Conduct performance reviews of the field-based security focal persons.

  • Collect, analyze and disseminate security information appropriately.


Experience, Skills and Qualifications 

  • REQUIRED: Confirmed employment of the security officer is contingent on him/her passing the HEAT training course within 90 days of employment (probation period)

  • At least three (3) years experience in a proven security field (public, private, and government or NGO sectors). Choose appropriate:

  • Operational

  • Strategic / Managerial 

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