Leadership Solutions

Director Security Job

Organization:

Acuity Brands

Location:

Conyers, GA

Description:

Provide effective professional leadership for Acuity Brands global physical security function. The successful candidate will lead and coordinate the daily management of the company’s security procedures and protocols enterprise-wide to include personnel security and physical security.

  • Directs and develops security policies, standards, roadmaps and strategies to effectively manage risk, respond to incidents, maintain continuity of operations, and safeguard the organization, its assets and its employees;
  • Oversees implementation of security practices, perform self-inspection, gap analysis and recommend and implement process improvement;
  • Liaise with appropriate law enforcement, intelligence and threat assessment agencies to identify, quantify and assess security threats to operating facilities in order to provide proactive advice on suitable mitigation measures;
  • Provide guidance in the development of Emergency Action Plans, crisis response and other contingencies;
  • Support company business development activities as they relate to program security requirements;
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends and applicable changes in security regulations;
  • Oversees executive protection activities. Provides security information as needed for domestic and foreign geographies using advanced intelligence resources.
  • Support site compliance with other departments overseeing Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards, Customs Trade Partnership Against Terrorism and other regulatory security requirements.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a corporate or government environment.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience, Certified Protection Professional certification desirable.
  • Must be detail oriented and be able to document continuous improvement areas of opportunity
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to translate strategy into actionable plans.
  • Outstanding interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  • Very strong attention to detail to analyze business and financial information, when needed, to help drive a shared understanding of a long-term vision that describes how the organization needs to operate now and into the future.
  • Ability to think and operate at a "strategic level," but execute on a "tactical level" with the willingness to roll-up sleeves and work with teams in a hands-on capacity as required.
  • Demonstrated competence in project management
  • Capable of working well under pressure and meeting deadlines
  • Organizational Awareness – Perceiving the impact and implications of decisions on various components of organization
  • Professional/balanced demeanor; capable of interfacing/ influencing senior business leaders, staff, contractors, other security professionals and external stakeholders.
  • Proven track record of implementing/managing security initiatives in a multi-country environment and across business lines/groups.

How to Apply:

Apply online

URL:

https://careers.acuitybrands.com/job/Conyers-Director-Security-Job-GA-30012/572655400/?feedId=275200&utm_source=Indeed&utm_campaign=Acuity_Indeed

Posted:

09-Jul-2019