Security and Safety Officer UNHCR Project Job Vacancies – Windle International Uganda (WIU)


Security and Safety Officer
Organization: Windle International Uganda (WIU)
Funding Source: United Nations High Commissioner
for Refugees (UNHCR)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Windle International Uganda (WIU) formerly Windle Trust
Uganda is a registered INGO whose mission is to promote peace and development
in communities through provision and coordination of Education and training for
Refugees and people affected by conflict.Windle International Uganda is the
lead partner of UNHCR in implementing Education Projects in Uganda with close
collaboration with the Government of Uganda through the Office of the Prime
Job Summary:  The Security and Safety Officer (SSO) will be
responsible for developing and coordinating the security and safety policy and
procedures for Windle International Uganda. The security and safety officer
will also conduct risk assessments and develop risk mitigation measures for
Windle staff, assets and equipment while ensuring an effective Standard
Operating Procedure (SOP) is in place. The SSO will update the Executive
Director on the organization security and safety situation at all times.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Conduct regular Security and safety assessments
and provide recommendations regarding personnel and assets to the Executive
Director and the Windle Global Security Manager.
Take the lead in the operationalization of the
Windle International Safety and Security Policy and applicable SOPs.
Develop standard operating procedures for staff
working in emergency including procedures for movement control, office
environment and access, etc.
Provide training on basic emergency drills, fire
and safety precautions for all staff.
Conduct Regular security briefings to sensitize
staff on the environment in which they work
Support Management in investigating complaints
of and cases of misconduct brought forward by staff and or whistleblowers as
may be assigned by the Senior Management Team Build active networks to gather
current safety/security information and take responsibility for all security relationships
with law enforcement and community representatives.
Train, supervise and mentor WIU security guard
staffs; recommend and/or provide staff training on safety and security as
Develop and oversee a comprehensive staff travel
management program based on current risk assessments and road reconnaissance,
Develop and implement first aid, security and
driver trainings. t Any other tasks assigned by Supervisor.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant for the Windle International
Uganda (WIU) Security and Safety Officer job opportunity must have Basic
Security training, with University Diploma or Degree from a Reputable
Three years of verifiable security work
experience in a reputable organization or government institution (required)
Must have no history of child protection or
Children’s rights’ violations
Candidates should have excellent written
communications skills and proficiency in the English
How to Apply:
All interested applicants should apply online at the link
Deadline: 13th January, 2020
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