January 23, 2018

Author: SMR Recruitment Team

Retail Shopping Mall. SMR Group is recruiting for a Head of Security.

Located in the UK, this role for a senior-level retail security manager will oversee risk strategies to protect our client’s assets.

Summary Paragraph:

This leadership role with our multinational retail client will oversee a comprehensive security risk management program to protect corporate assets and personnel. You will direct a team responsible for a wide range of loss prevention activities while working to establish strong relationships with senior management, internal clients and third-party providers. Our client is seeking a seasoned retail security professional who is committed to reduction of any current and emerging loss and risk through cutting-edge measures. You will additionally hold responsibility for raising awareness of security protocol and standards. Relocation is not on offer for this role in southern England.

Here are Some of Your Responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage security and loss prevention procedures and standards that ensure protection of our client’s assets and interests. 
  • Initiate and oversee shrinkage strategies, working closely with internal and external resources to ensure compliance with policies, prevent loss and improve security.
  • Maintain strong relationships with senior management, third party providers and regional peers and authorities.

The Education and Experience You Need:

  • Extensive business acumen that incorporates relevant senior-level experience in a retail environment.
  • Completion of continuing education, to include certification by and participation in, industry-relevant organizations.
  • Experience with or knowledge of law enforcement practices and standards.

Competencies and Skills that Set You Apart:

  • Strategic thinker who can anticipate risks, plan and influence successful outcomes.
  • Strong leader capable of motivating a dynamic team that delivers results.
  • Excellent communicator skilled at conveying information to a wide audience.

Apply Here!

SMR doesn’t list all the positions for which we’re currently recruiting on our site! In order to ensure your details are immediately available to us for all of our searches, Log In to place your resume or CV on file with us and to keep your information current. Don’t forget to Sign Up to receive job listings specific to your region of the world in which you’re interested!