Head of Security Operations

  • Leighton Buzzard
  • Ashridge Group
  • Administration, Management, Security
  • £40,000 - £45,000 per annum
  • 45 Hours per week

Due to business growth Ashridge Group are seeking an experienced Security Manager to manage our Operations Department at our Head Office near Leighton Buzzard.

Ashridge Group have strong values who really do care about the people within the business, which is why we have many recognition schemes to reward the great people delivering the services to our customers and as Head of Department you must also ensure these values are being maintained across the Operations Team.

The Head of Security Operations will manage all operations and report directly to the Managing Director.

Your role will be to maintain the high standards of service delivery in line with Security regulations and site instructions to ensure the teams are providing an outstanding customer experience to all, you will also manage key clients with the agreed KPI’s. Therefore experience of ACS and ISO audits and an understanding of the British Standards 7858 and 77499 will be beneficial.

Whilst Managing the security contracts you will also manage the budgets within the department ensuring the contracts are maintained within the contract costs and renegotiate contract terms with the key clients.

Have experience in tender and proposals which also include presentation skills.

The successful candidate must be a hardworking individual who is motivated and passionate about exceeding our customer expectations. Your objective will be to assist the Head office team in providing excellent customer service, reporting back to the Head of Operations.

  • Location: Soulbury (LU7 0JL)
  • Pay Rate: £40,000 – £45,000 per annum.
  • Hours: 45 Hours per week
  • Company Car: Yes

Duties include:

  • Managing and directing the Operations Team including team 1-2-1 and mentoring
  • Assisting with new business from proposals/ quotations to presentations
  • Mobilisation of new contracts
  • Conducting regular site visits with our employees and clients
  •  Managing key clients, their KPI’s and monthly, quarterly and Annual reviews
  • Assisting with recruitment and conducting interviews
  • Completing risk assessments / Assignment Instructions
  • Compiling reports for the Directors

To apply, please send your CV to HR@ashridge-group.com

Please note that you will only be contacted if your application is successful.