Security & Surveillance Manager

Umodzi Holdings Limited


About the company

Umodzi Holdings Limited (UHL) was incorporated under Companies Act on 18th May 2012. UHL is 100% owned by the Government of the Republic of Malawi. UHL is currently managed as a highly prestigious domestic brand under the name ‘Umodzi Park and Resorts’ (UPR) and has the following properties at the heart of Malawi’s Capital City of Lilongwe which form part of its business establishment:

  • Umodzi Park which comprises the Bingu International Convention Centre (BICC), The President Hotel comprising 130 rooms.
  • The Presidential Village comprising 14 world class presidential villas which offer unique accommodation and office rental facilities.

UHL seeks to urgently engage energetic, result oriented, suitable qualified Malawians to fill the following vacant post tenable in Lilongwe;

Job Title: Security & Surveillance Manager

Reporting to: Director of Finance & Administration

Role Overview

The Security & Surveillance Manager’s main role is to manage Security Department to ensure the protection of company assets, guests, and staff, in accordance with Company Policies and Procedures.

Key qualification and attributes

  • In possession of Bachelor’s Degree with more than 7 years of working experience notably from the Malawi Police Services or Malawi Army.
  • Mature individual with exceptional leadership skills and demonstrate outstanding surveillance skills.
  • Excellent knowledge of investigative skills and practices with attention to detail.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in the usage of computer and relevant security software applications.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and able to complete assignments in a timely manner.
  • Fair understanding of the criminal procedure and evidence code.
  • Must be conversant with modern corporate governance practices including  reporting.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage Security Department to ensure the protection of company assets, guests, and staff in accordance with company Policies and Procedures.
  • Ensure effective communication with all management and staff, as far as security, surveillance and compliance matters are concerned.
  • Responsible for management of all security team members including the outsourced security personnel.
  • Responsible for initiation and implementation of security risks preventative measures accordingly and ensure compliance on safety and health regulations in consultation with the Director of Finance and Administration.
  • Monitor daily incident reports and ensure that all incidents are attended to
  • Assist staff and company clients with investigations and offer recommendations
  • Monitor Stock audits done by team members and ensure that variances are actioned.
  • Monitor security expenses and control budgets for all the security operations.
  • Write security for the management on organization’s current security status.
  • Attend reports meetings with Managers to determine operations requirements.

Competitive remuneration package will be offered to the mature right Candidate with right qualifications and experience. Umodzi Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer and women are encouraged to apply.

How to apply

If you are a dynamic Security & Surveillance Manager professional looking to join a prestigious five-star hotel, we invite you to apply by sending your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and qualifications to the below Address.

Umodzi Holdings is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply before the close of business on 16th July, 2024.

Please note that applications that do not meet all the requirements specified above will not be considered. Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.

The Chief Executive Officer
Umodzi Holdings Limited
P. O. Box 31489
Lilongwe 3, MALAWI