Team Manager

University of Birmingham - Security Services - Hospitality and Accommodation Services

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.

We particularly welcome applications from females and from those of a black or ethnic minority as they are currently under-represented within the Security Department at the University.

For informal enquiries please contact Neil Anderton, Operations Manager Security Services 0121 414 5625

To download the details of this position and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below, please quote Job Reference in all enquiries. Alternatively information can be obtained from:

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