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Security Area Support Manager

Company: ISS Facility Services
Company: ISS Facility Services
£25 K (per year)
ISS Facility Services - Security are seeking an Area Support Manager based in the Midlands region on a Full Time Permanent basis 60 Hours Per week pre-dominantly Nights and Weekends to include Public/Bank Holidays with reactive changes to week day working as required by operational demand.

The role will be regional based covering a portfolio of client sites in areas ranging from Coventry/Banbury to North Yorkshire. A company pool vehicle and fuel card will be provided as part of the role in addition to your salary, as well as a company laptop and mobile phone for business use.

The Area Support Manager is to ensure that operationally agreed duties and practices are met and expedited to the satisfaction of the client on all sites. The ASM is also responsible for the correct escalation of any incidents and accidents within the region and ensuring correct escalation to the Area Manager and Business whilst ensuring that all functions within the sites are monitored and managed correctly.
Also responsible ensuring the contract output specification, with an emphasis on Operational Support for the Area Manager and Account Manager, with an emphasis on excellent quality and support through effective communication and customer care

To manage and support the Area Manager and Account Manager in ensuring operational effectiveness within the regional portfolio. To be the first point of contact for effective incident and accident management and responsible for all escalation to the Area Manager and Security Division.

The ASM will be completing weekly visits to all sites within a define set of KPI’s and visit targets, completing site compliance audits, quality inspections on Security Officers, Health and Safety and Welfare visits, investigations, grievance and disciplinary action.
The ASM will also review and complete Assignment Instructions in line with compliance requirements, health and safety documentation including work place health and safety risk assessments and method statements, annual appraisals, job chats and ensuring that adequate manning levels are maintained at all times.
To report all breaches of Security and Incidents that will impact the running of the building.

Key Responsibilities

Managing and ensuring the Physical Security, protection of client assets and people.

Understanding and fully compliant with all compliance and regulatory requirements in line with the Security Industry Authority (SIA
Provide Operational support and act as a first point of contact out of hours as required.

Assist and be a point of contact for out of hours for Incident Management, ensuring that incidents are correctly managed and escalated as per client specifications.

Ensure daily duty roster is created in a timely manner and adjusted as required.

Other day-to-day responsibilities as dictated by circumstances and the needs of the business and our clients.

Ensuring that all equipment issued to assist Security Officers is fully operational with any issues reported to site leads, Account leads and Area Manager

Provide out of hours leadership to Security Officers

Any other duties that may be reasonably required.

Cover for Area Manager as and when required.

Conduct frequent out of hours visits

Quality inspection

Site audits

H&S Audits

Employee Engagement, Job chats and Appraisals

Produce monthly reports for Management Information purposes and client information

? SIA Security Guarding or Door Supervisor Front Line Licence

? 5 years + Management experience (high level) within the Security Industry.

? Client focus and understanding of expectations within client environment.
? PC literate – understanding of how to use technology as a tool
? Communication and presentation skills of high level
? Good team management/communication skills
? Investigation Skills
? Conflict Management Skills

The successful candidate for the role of Area Support Manager in the Midlands, will ideally have a strong understanding of systems and a proven track record in the Security Industry and quality procedures. The candidate must also possess the ability to assist in the production of reports, processes and procedures.

Key Competencies
Attention to detail
Excellent knowledge of various IT systems
Excellent communication skills [verbal & written]
Sound understanding of the principles of delegation
Excellent time management skills, highly organised, with the ability to set and meet deadlines


A valid Frontline SIA Licence
Able to administer first aid (First Aid preferred, training will be provided)
5 years + Management experience (high level) within the Security Industry
Fully comprehensive 5 year work/education history; including full company names, addresses and landline contact numbers.
Clear communication both written and verbal
Excellent communication & administration skills
Must be punctual and have the ability to think on their feet
Reliable with excellent time-management skills.
Smart, well-groomed and confident.
A commitment to providing first class customer service is essential
Good report writing skills
Conflict management aware
High level of Customer Care Awareness
Security systems knowledge
IT literacy would be an advantage

In return we offer

Competitive Salary – Paid Monthly in arrears
Working hours will be 12 hour shifts over, days, nights and weekends and some short notice changes as required by the operation
28 days annual leave per year including bank holidays
Auto Enrolment Pension scheme
to Enrolment Pension scheme
Employee perks with payroll provider
Working with a global leader in Facility Services
Comprehensive training offered
Annual Appraisal, including & Career Development opportunities
Company pool vehicle and fuel card in addition to salary
Company laptop for business use
Company mobile phone for business use

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