Security Director â€“ Americas East
BlackRock is one of the worldâ€™s preeminent asset management
firms and a premier provider of global investment management,
risk management and advisory services to institutional,
intermediary and individual investors around the world.
BlackRock offers a range of solutions â€” from rigorous
fundamental and quantitative active management approaches
aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient
indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the
worldâ€™s capital markets. Our clients can access our investment
solutions through a variety of product structures, including
individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and
other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading
Reporting to the Global Head of
Security in New York City, this position provides strategic
direction, daily operations management and leadership to the
Corporate Security function including, but not limited to:
Security Operations, Incident Investigations, Site/Building
Security Monitoring and Access Control. This position will
support regional business offices and staff to ensure the security
of employees, assets and operations across the region.
Candidates must understand the global business environment
and should be experienced in the below Security Programs.
As part of a Global Security team, the
candidate will participate in developing and implementing a
global security strategy impacting the BlackRock business in 24
countries and over 60 cities with more than 9,700 employees:
*Provide global security advice to BlackRock management and
staff on the protection of personnel, assets and confidential
information. The successful candidate must understand the
global nature of the BlackRock business and be able to adapt
security solutions to the continually changing global
environment where BlackRock conducts business.
global risks and potential threats and their possible impact on the
financial services industry. Advise on global security solutions
to mitigate or manage those risks and threats and develop
security strategies that support the BlackRock business.
Regional Manager, the candidate will: Qualifications:
*Have responsibility for
Fire Safety / Health and Safety Program to ensure that staff is
adequately trained in responding and protecting themselves and
others when confronted with an emergency. Will ensure
BlackRock is compliant with laws and regulations requiring
*Conduct and provide Security Risk
Assessments (SRAâ€™s) advice and support to BlackRock
management regarding documented risks. These SRAâ€™s will
focus on ensuring that BlackRock assets are properly protected
at sites within the Directorâ€™s region.
*Provide security support
and advice to the BlackRock Events staff for corporate meetings
and events within the region for the purpose of protecting the
attendees as well as the protection of the firmâ€™s
*Represent Security at appropriate security
meetings/forums throughout the region.
*React and advise on
Regional Security developments and Security incidents.
in the development (security aspects) of business continuity
plans within the region to include developing and documenting
plans for emergency response, crisis management and business
*Manage all aspects of Security Officer service to
ensure the Security Officers are both efficient and effective in
the following duties and responsibilities. As lead on Security
Systems Management, the candidate will:
*Have the overall
responsibility to ensure the technical security systems used at
BlackRock (C-cure) is used effectively and efficiently to support
the protection of assets. This responsibility includes working
with technical vendors to ensure equipment remains operational
and is technically supported during its usage.
Officers are trained in all aspects of access control and that
Officers maintain technical competence through ongoing
training on the technology deployed by Security.
*Minimum of 5 years of Corporate Security
experience with a broad-based and demonstrated knowledge of
Security practices in a global business environment.How to Apply:
enforcement experience or security industry certifications
preferred (PSP, CPP).
*Extensive familiarity and experience
with all facets of Physical Security and access control systems
*Able to demonstrate oral and written communication
*Ability to create and document policies and procedures
defining Securityâ€™s roles and responsibilities.
*Ability to work
and support other business units in matters associated with
*Experience in assessing security risks
to corporate assets. Proven experience in delivering mitigation
solutions to those defined risks through formal written reports to
*Experience in the development of Security
Training material and its subsequent delivery to
*Prior management experience to include the
development of subordinates with supervision over co-workers
and budgetary matters.
*Four year college degree from an
accredited university or college.
Requisition ID: 121108.
To Apply: Go to
www.blackrock.com and follow the links.URL: