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Job Title:  Commercial Security Manager

Job Number:  36425

BAT is evolving at pace - truly like no other organisation.

 

To achieve the ambition, we have set for ourselves, we are looking for colleagues who are ready to live our ethos every day. Come be a part of this journey!

 

BAT NIGERIA IS LOOKING FOR A COMMERCIAL SECURITY MANAGER

 

SENIORITY LEVEL: Management

FUNCTION: Legal & External Affairs

LOCATION: Lagos, Nigeria

 

 

ROLE POSITIONING AND OBJECTIVES

 

Reports to: Area Head of Security

Reporting Level:  Management

Geographic Scope: Nigeria

 

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE ACCOUNTABLE FOR

 

  • Set up a reliable information network including BAT service providers and multiple external sources
  • Liaise with government security Agencies and other external sources to optimize risk assessment
  • Identify all risks to BAT Commercial activities across Nigeria by conducting Business Impact Analysis
  • Conduct SSAVA (Security Assessments) for all BAT premises and premises used by BAT (Distributor and warehouses owners)
  • Propose cost effective measures to mitigate such risks
  • Set up an efficient information system per region to forward timely alerts
  • Re Organize the Control Room in Lagos to optimize use of electronics systems and improve the alignment with the Ibadan Control Room
  • Review and update security SOP’s for Rising Sun head offices and residences in Lagos, BAT offices and warehouses in country
  • Task, develop and train Business Risk manager and CSO under his responsibility to implement SOP’s and templates
  • Ensure the embedding of the Security Risk Management Model across BAT Commercial activities in Nigeria
  • Facilitates the Business Continuity Management process for Commercial activities in Nigeria and the test of a realistic BCP for loss of distributor
  • Contribute to the set-up of pragmatic Security BCP for political and civil unrest including evacuation planning (election periods for instance). This includes the ability to print a POB list for RS
  • Coordinate security support to head office and market visits for all staff, especially for WAALT and Regional visitors
  • Issue a Month End security report highlighting country risk assessment, delivered activities, incidents, and key trends as well as a forecast for the following month
  • Send timely situation and incident reports when required
  • Responsible for the Management of Security service providers and ensuring that required services are provided and delivered in full and on time as per contractual arrangements
  • Carry out objective enquiry / investigation into all reported cases or incident, breaches by determining facts, understanding vulnerability, and drawing appropriate supportable conclusions to make recommendations

 

 

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

 

  • Good knowledge in understanding potential threats to BAT Commercial activities across Nigeria
  • Bachelor’s Degree with NYSC (National Youth Service Corps) completed
  • Minimum of 6 years of relevant professional experience in Security Management, ideally in an FMCG environment
  • Clear and compelling written and verbal communication skills including ability to write concise reports
  • Understand and analyse developing situations, drawing probable conclusions, and making recommendations to sustain Operations while mitigating risks
  • Ability to multitask and support various managers with proven business partner engagement skills at all levels and functions
  • Sound and mature judgement as well as decision making ability during crisis situations
  • Availability to work across the country and outside of standard working hours
  • Strong people leadership and team management capabilities
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office Package tools

 

WE ARE BAT

 

At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

 

  • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets
  • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries
  • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations
  • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner
  • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies

 

BELONGING, ACHIEVING, TOGETHER

 

Collaboration, diversity and teamwork underpin everything we do here at BAT. We know that collaborating with colleagues from different backgrounds is what makes us stronger and best prepared to meet our business goals. Come bring your difference!

 

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.


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