Technical Security Manager

  • Full Time
  • North of Durban, South Africa

The HR Company


Our client based in the North of Durban is looking for a Security professional with strong IT and Technical skills

Duties & Responsibilities

  • To ensure overall safety and security through compliance with the relevant regulations and rules;
  • Effective utilisation of the necessary safety and security equipment
  • Efficient deployment of contracted service providers in accordance with agreed SLA’s
  • Responsible to direct the administration and technical operations of all security components of the Association
  • Managing all contractual and other service providers and ensuring that they deliver in terms of their service level agreements
  • Investigation of all security related incidents (in collaboration with the Security Operations Manager)
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory regulations and requirements

Desired Experience & Qualification


  • Technical Qualification or similar including facilities management
  • Minimum N6/S2/T2 electronic qualification
  • Have a reasonable level of First aid and Fire Fighting training
  • Financial knowledge and report-writing experience essential
  • 5-10 years’ minimum management experience in the security industry
  • PSIRA Grade B minimum


Skills and Experience:

  • Strong I.T. Knowledge and skills – All Microsoft & 365 Products  (e.g. Teams, Word, Excel etc.)
  • Strong Negotiation skills – especially with service providers
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Ability to effectively interpret and implement strategic direction
  • Ability to work independently across both manpower and electronic sectors of the security portfolio
  • Ability to manage and co-ordinate several tasks at once, quickly analyse and resolve specific problems, and cope with strict deadlines
  • Up to date knowledge on security technology and able to proactively adapt to the changes within the environment
  • Strong Technical knowledge of Electronics, Impro Access Control, IP Cameras Systems, Electric Fence wiring, and CCTV systems including Thermal cameras essential

Package & Remuneration

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