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Site Services and Security Team lead Job at IDI

at Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted August 13, 2019
Category Protective Services
Currency UGX


Job Title : Site Services and Security Team lead
Vacancy Code : SSSTLX01
Reporting line : Operations Manager
Duration : Full time
Duty Station : Kampala

Key roles and responsibilities
Administration, Strategy & Planning
Assist the Operations Manager on a daily basis in safety and security risk management programs
Engage all staff at all levels in the various departments to facilitate the adoption and compliance with the IDI Safety and Security Policy and Standards
Communicate regularly with IDI staff to gather feedback; provide guidance, advice and support; help formulate strategies to improve head office and
regional Offices safety and security managementRegional Offices Technical Support:
Review Regional Offices safety and security management plans (SSMP), Crisis / Incident Management Plans and make recommendations for improvement based on established standards
Check that security implementation into programs/projects is relevant and support the regional administrators to:
a) Review quarterly security work plans updates.
b) Provide feedback to field staff in response to security-related inquiries
c) Provide technical input, material support and training to build safety/security capacity
d) Monitor events in assigned regions and review incident report submissions for accuracy and follow-up
Capacity Building and Technical Training:
Provide security briefings/debriefings to travellers most especially international visitors and service providers; participate in orientation of new staff.
Deliver and/or support the delivery of crisis management / incident management training for senior management teams

Design and deliver training to improve the skills and capacities of regional safety and security focal persons


Good skills in risk assessments and mitigation planning
Experience in incident and emergency management
Skilled and experienced in security training and awareness
Ability to develop, interpret and implement policies and SOPs
Able to manage large team of personnel professionally

Experience Requirements

Five (5) year work experience in security management 2 of which should be under NGO setting

Education Requirements

Bachelor’s degree preferably in social sciences, criminal justice, security management or any relevant field