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A new exciting opportunity is available for a Security Team Manager, to join our Profit Protection Team and lead the on-site Security Team in the Bedford Distribution Centre. Based at the Bedford DC, this role will be responsible for ensuring the protection of premises, stock and colleagues alike.

Key activities & responsibilities will include:
  • To manage a team of up to 30 direct reports, whilst being responsible for on-site security at the Bedford DC site.
  • To work alongside the DC Security and Profit Protection Manager to implement all aspects of the company loss prevention strategy, including limiting loss through theft, wastage and process error.
  • To be responsible for responding to emergencies, including fire evacuation, conflict management and physical invention.
  • To provide leadership and motivation to the management team ensuring that they are consistently achieved on an ongoing basis.
  • Identify any risks to the DC and act accordingly.
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Experience of working in a security management role - minimum of 2 years.
  • Security Management background with a good working knowledge.
  • Working knowledge of security systems, including CCTV and access control, and procedures to promote effective security operations for the protection of assets, people and data.
  • Excellent IT skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills, including report writing.
  • Flexibility, reliable and available to work to the needs of the business.
  • Effective time management & organisational skills.
  • The ability to be pro-active and use initiative.
  • Ability to organise and motivate the security team.
  • Enthusiasm & a can-do attitude!
  • Valid S.I.A License is preferable but not essential.

A full driving licence is also required for this role, as some travel will required across the sites.

We continue to have ambitious plans for expansion – so if you are looking to join a growing retailer with fantastic career opportunities, apply online today!