SoSi Security Manager in Afghanistan
For 25 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in New York City, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
1-160218-4122: Security Manager
Job Category Security
Duty Location Overseas - Afghanistan
Type of Position Full Time
Requisition Number 1-160218-4122
**This position is contingent upon contract award**SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a highly qualified Security Manager to support a program providing in-depth mentoring, training, subject matter expertise, assistance, and programmatic support to USG-led coalition forces and Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF). The ideal candidate will have experience in security management in austere locations.Essential Job Duties:• Manages and supervises physical and personnel security operations in a hostile environment and act as the program subject matter expertise for all security mattersResponsible for safeguarding all USG equipment, information, and property provided for contractor use• Establishes and implements security plan to prevent unauthorized use of keys, key cards, ID's, and security badges and ensure they are not lost, misplaced, or stolen; Reports such occurrences to the Contracting Officer• Writes and submits reports for Serious Incidents, Site Security Analyses, and Risk Assessments• Develops Security Standards Operation Procedures appropriate for the threat level and force protection level• Other duties as assigned by the PM
• Bachelor’s degree• Former Public Safety/Police, Military or International Security Operations experience no less than a combined total of 10 years• Must possess at least three years of experience in managing/supervising security guard operations overseas and in a hostile environment• Able to accurately and concisely write reports of serious incidents and communicate in writing other documents such as Site Security Analyses and Risk Assessments• Able to develop, amend and describe to others Standard Operating Procedures appropriate for the threat level and force protection level• Able to communicate verbally with others in a concise and understandable way• Demonstrates a strong ability to read and understand intelligence reports• Demonstrates the experience and interpersonal skills to direct multiple and diverse security teams and operators• Demonstrates the skills to instill confidence and commitment during stressful situations• Demonstrates the skills, training and experience necessary to serve as the Security Subject Matter Expert• Demonstrates the communication skills necessary to brief an audience on issues related to security
Work Environment:• Personnel will work in harsh and austere locations in Afghanistan• Ability to lift and/or move objects or packages of up to 25 lbs• Work environment is often stressful and detail oriented