Chief Security Officer Job Opportunity – Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC)

Job Title:       Chief Security Officer
Organisation: Joint Clinical
Research Centre (JCRC)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Director Finance
& Administration
About US:
Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC) is a National Ugandan
Organization that was established in 1991 as a Medical Institution and HIV/AIDS
Centre of Excellence specializing in Medical Research, Health Care and
Job Summary: The Chief
Security Officer will be responsible for managing a team of security personnel
to ensure the protection of property, assets, and people. Patrols building
perimeter, sets up secure point of entry, and investigates suspicious activity.
Key Duties and
Set-up an effective security structure that
meets the current future security needs of the organization.
Set-up effective security systems, policies and
Plan and coordinate security operations for
specific events.
Anticipate and proactively address potential
security , risks.
Develop the security department into a
standardized unit.
In charge of building and maintaining good
working relationships with various security stakeholders which include but not
limited to (Uganda Police, UPDF among others)
Regularly monitor, evaluate and report security
Carry out regular security and business risk
audits and facilitate implementation of corrective actions to close the gaps.
The incumbent will establish a comprehensive risk
management and reporting system.
Implement regular security communication system.
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant must hold a University degree or
higher diploma
Relevant qualification and training in Security,
Risk management and Investigations.
A minimum of five years experience in managing
security of a large complex.
Previous experience using relevant technology
and equipment (e.g. CCTV).
Age Limit: 30-45 years
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their
applications and supporting documents including copies of academic
qualifications and Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating names and contacts of three
professional referees should either via post to: Manager Human Resource and
Development Joint Clinical Research Centre, Plot 101, Lubowa Hill, Entebbe road
P.O. Box 10005, Kampala or via email with all documents combined in one PDF
document on
Deadline: 4th
November 2016
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