Careers in Banking – Security Manager at KCB

Job Title: Security
Organisation: KCB
Bank Uganda Limited
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Head of
Job Ref: KCBU02/2014
About KCB:
KCB Bank Uganda which is part
of KCB Group, East Africa’s largest commercial bank that was established in
1896. Over the years, the Bank has grown and spread its wings into Tanzania,
South Sudan, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi completing the East African circuit in
the year 2012. Today, the Group has the largest branch network in the region
with over 238 branches, 950 ATMs and 8,000 agents offering banking services on
a 24/7 basis in East Africa. KCB Bank Uganda was established in the year 2007
and has grown to become one of Uganda’s top ten commercial banks. Currently KCB
Bank Uganda has 14 branches complemented with 16 ATMs spread on Kampala Road,
Commercial Plaza, Ben Kiwanuka, Luwum Street, Oasis Mall Sixth Street, Arua,
Elgon Masaba, Fort Portal, Gulu, Hoima, Lira, Mbarara and Jinja that offer
trade financing, corporate and retail banking services to customers.
Job Summary: The
Security Manager will be responsible for the oversight of Physical Security and
Safety of KCBU Premises, Assets, Employees and Customers.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Responsible
    for the Implementation of KCB Bank Group security policy, enforcement of
    standards, controls, processes and regulatory procedures for Physical
    Security and Safety.
  • Develop
    and execute the annual Security Plan and budget within approved limits.
  • Develop
    and maintain Business Continuity, Risk, and Compliance Management &
    Regulatory Controls for Business Requirements regarding Security and
  • Relationship
    Management and engagement of Key Stakeholders: Head of Operations,
    Security Service Providers including Guarding and Electronic Security, Law
    Enforcement Agencies like Police, Intelligence, Branch Managers and
    Statutory bodies.
  • Steer
    the Security Programs and Initiatives during the business cycle.
  • Incident
    Management and Reporting of Physical and Safely matters (e.g. Emergency
    Responses, Crisis Management, Investigations, Crime Scene Management).
  • Oversight
    Management of Electronic Security Systems (Alarms, CCTV, Access Control,
    Metal Detectors, Turnstiles).
  • Prepare
    and present Security Briefing, Analysis
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    candidate should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Business / Security Related
    Field OR Specialized Certification, Completed Military, Police
    Service/Experience is an added advantage
  • Completion/Part
    Completion of relevant professional qualification in Security
    Management/Strategic Management is an added advantage
  • Past
    experience in Senior Law Enforcement; military/police/intelligence)
  • Significant
    experience in Security Management in Banking or Corporate)
  • Prior
    experience in investigations
  • Excellent
    Planning & Organizing capabilities.
  • Strong
    oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong
    Commercial awareness.
  • Good
    Analytical skills and attendance to details.
  • Stress
  • Good
    peoples skills.
  • Innovative,
    Self Driven and Flexible to longer working hours.
  • Supervisory
    and/or decision-making ability is preferred.
How to Apply: 
All candidates should send
their applications with detailed CVs, academic credentials, e-mail and
telephone contacts, to: The Head of Human Resources, KCB Bank (U) Ltd, 8th
Floor Commercial Plaza, 7 Kampala Road. P.O. Box 7399 Kampala, Uganda; you may
also apply by email to;
Deadline: 19th September, 2014

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