Chief Security Officer (CSO) at Red Eye Security Limited

Red Eye Security Limited - Our Client, a large and reputable organization in Nigeria, requires the services of suitably qualified candidates for its physical and Information Technology security in the capacity below:Job Title: Chief Security Officer (CSO)Location: LagosDuties and ResponsibilitiesAs a company executive, a chief security officer may also be the public spokesperson for all information security-related company issues.Carry out risk assessments and make recommendations to senior management,Assess level of risk in terms of wider issues such as international/national terrorism and animal rights issues.Ensure that reports are analysed in terms of trends emerging to inform decisions onCost effective deployment of staff, CCTV etc.Accountable for the security budget and efficient and effective provision of operational security service.Support Teams and Premises Managers in order to facilitate an integrated service.Ensure ‘Security by Design’ principles are in place thus reducing the opportunity for crimeWork with the Head of Protocol and others .Advise Senior Management on confidential or sensitive matters and act as a conduit between the organisation and the police at all levels in order to expedite solutions to difficult situations.Receive and deal with any information that has a security dimension and deal with this in a confidential manner.Devise policies and procedures regarding areas such as business continuity planning, loss prevention and fraud prevention, and privacy.Oversee and coordinate security efforts across the company, including information technology, human resources, communications, legal, facilities management and other groups.Identify security initiatives and standards.Oversee network of vendors and directors who secure the company's assets.Oversee safeguarding of intellectual property and computer systems.Develop procedures to ensure physical safety of employees and visitors.Manage the development and implementation of global security policy, standards, guidelines and procedures.Ensure security is maintained and updated.Create workplace violence awareness and prevention programs.Implement video surveillance.Prioritize security initiatives.Develop network access and monitoring policies.Maintain relationships with local, state and federal law enforcement and other related government agencies.Develop emergency procedures and incident responses.Investigate security breaches.Implement disciplinary procedures.Conduct audits to find holes in security platform.Develop risk management assessments.Create global security policy, standards, guidelines and procedures to ensure ongoing maintenance of security. 

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