Job Details

Team Manager

Company: University of Birmingham
Company: University of Birmingham
£26.5 to £28.9 K (per year)
The University of Birmingham

Team Manager – 56088
Security Services
Full Time
Grade 6 - Full time starting salary is normally in the range £26,495 to £28,936. With potential progression once in post to £32,548 a year.

The University of Birmingham is a vibrant, global community and is ranked amongst the world’s top 100 Higher Education institutions. It brings people from across the world to Birmingham, including leading academics and international students from nearly 150 countries. The University occupies over 300 acres and is home to nearly 30,000 students, employing over 6,000 staff and graduating 10,000 students annually.

We are currently looking to recruit Team Managers to join our security team reporting to the Security Operations Manager. The role of the Team Manager is to ensure the efficient management and operational effectiveness of a security team which comprise a total of 11 officers who work a 24/7 shift pattern. The Team Manager will be responsible for ensuring that all security officers are operating to maximum effectiveness, that service delivery meets the highest standards and that all security staff are developed to their full potential, driving and developing the teams to deliver an excellent security service.

The post holder will have experience of relationship management with the Police and Emergency Services, managing and operating PC based security systems i.e. access control, CCTV, intruder and fire alarms and able to demonstrate a good understanding of current and evolving security technology
Excellent relationship building and interpersonal skills at all levels
A comprehensive knowledge of legislation and regulation as it affects the security industry.
A good knowledge of police and evidence procedures.
Experience of emergency and incident management.
Applicants should have significant experience in a senior supervisory capacity within a security environment or related function leading a team in a customer focussed environment, with a track record of achievement through team effort.
A management qualification such as ILM Level 3 or equivalent.
A recognised security qualification at management level from a recognised awarding body such as The Security Institute or other.
Good knowledge of Crime Prevention through Environmental Design, Loss Prevention Certification Board Standards and relevant Industry Standards for security.

DBS check is required.

Closing date: 26th November 2017 Reference: 56088
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