Assistant Manager - Security

Surat, Gujarat, India

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Strategic Roles and Responsibilities  

  • Understand the strategic objectives of the business and site, and provides operational inputs to be incorporated into the strategy and roadmap
  • Provide inputs for the design of the operating model and the SOPs, to ensure operations processes are incorporated appropriately
  • Review the site operations and suggest process improvement initiatives in collaboration with the Process Centre of Excellence
  • Tracking and sharing industrial best practices, trends & benchmarks in the field of security governance & performance management.
  • Partner with the Site Security Head and impart on the job training to the Site Team.
  • Foster an environment of learning, excellence, and innovation within the team.
  • Suraksha Samvad/Traffic safety/Security awareness section to the contractor’s worker.


  • Ensure the ISPS related all the compliance implementation.
  • Proper uses and store to all the security gadgets provided at ISPS zone.
  • Ensure adherence of conducting security checks, mock drills as per ISPS guidelines. 
  • Conduct timely reviews of all on-going strategic initiatives ISPS area.
  • Conduct security risk assessment at ISPS zone and implement mitigation measures in consultation with Security Head to counter threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Facilitate internal or third-party ISPS audits and conduct timely checks to ensure reliability of Security management system and submit report of audit findings to the Port Security Head.
  • Review the ISPS audit report, analyse findings and conduct dialogue with the concerned stakeholders for action planning and resolution; Ensure prompt closure of open audit findings.
  • Sign off/Sign on record to be maintain as per ISPS guidelines. 

Police Liaising

  • Having good contacts with police officials and govt. traffic authorities for handling traffic movement on highways / external roads. 
  • Liaise with local police to help business/ material owners of premises to register complaints, FIR and also help other stakeholders.
  • Coordination and liaison with local police, villagers, panchayat members, and other concerned govt./civil bodies for sharing information and other business related requirement.
  • Liaise with local police in respect to register complaints and solving cases related to company. Prevent & pre-empt against. Criminals / subversive activities / advance knowledge of possible terrorist activities & counter measures through state powers. 

Gate -2 Security Operations

Supervision and review

  • Oversee the end-to-end operations of the gate, ensure adherence to the operating model and SOPs 
  • Provide guidance to the team on managing exceptions and report major exceptions to the Security Head
  • Periodically submit performance reports to the Site Security Head as per the established performance review guidelines
  • Assist in conducting security awareness programs across sites. 

Man & Vehicle Access Control

  • Continuously monitor the entry/exit points of the gate.
  • Oversee the Operations team of Access Control and ensure process adherence; Report deviations to Site head
  • Oversee the issuing and deactivation of access cards for VIP visitors, first-time visitors, government officials via Kiosks, and other applicable systems.
  • Accountable for Gate-2 related man, vehicle and material related any movement.

Incident Management

  • Act as the first responder to crises/ emergencies/ incidents as per plan; Manage exceptions
  • Lead, or act as a team member of the QRT, as per guidelines
  • Provide inputs to update the response plans basis key learnings from incidents.

Liquid Terminal

  • Ensure smooth cargo transection from LT without any traffic blockage.
  • Continuously monitor the entry/exit points of LT premises.
  • Oversee the LT Operations team of Access Control and ensure process adherence; Report deviations to PSH.
  • Oversee the end-to-end operations of this site, ensure adherence to the operating model and SOPs   
  • Ensure smooth project work at LT and conduct awareness secession/Suraksha Samvad for security and traffic safety awareness.
  • Conduct investigation in case of any security breach in side the LT area and submit the report to PHS.
  • Review the Tankers loading/unloading procedure and close the vulnerabilities/security gaps.
  • Ensure prompt response management in handling emergencies and providing business continuity at Liquid Terminal.

Suraksha Samvad/Traffic Safety 

  • Partner with the Site Security Head and impart on the job training to the Site Team.
  • Foster an environment of learning, excellence, and innovation within the team.


Educational Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management/ Operations or relevant field
  • Preferable to have Certifications including Certified Protection Professional (CPP) / Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE) / Transported Asset Protection Association (TAPA) certification / Physical Security Professional (PSP) / Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)/ Industrial Security professional certifications


  • More than 6 years of work experience with minimum 4 years in a similar role - leading Security operations at a site/ work-unit for mid/large sized organizations 
  • Hands-on experience with designing and executing SOPs and operating model for Security Operations, such as Access Control, Patrolling and Surveillance, Traffic Management
  • Rich experience managing large teams of Security guards, officers, and supervisors 
  • Well-rounded experience in Security systems, application, and equipment
  • Experience of dealing with multiple stakeholders – internal as well as external 
  • Preferable to have worked in an organization with diversified business
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Tags: Audits CISSP Compliance Governance Industrial Risk assessment Strategy Surveillance Vulnerabilities

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: India

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