In-House Security Supervisor (Nights Only)

In-House Security Supervisor (Nights Only)

Job Title: In-House Security Supervisor (Nights Only)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North London, London
Salary: Up to £40000 per annum + Multiple Benefits
Reference: 882305_1542125989
Contact Name: John Reader
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 13, 2018 16:19

Job Description

Security Supervisor wanted to work a 4 on 4 off shift pattern (Nights Only) for a world renowned brand / organisation in London to ensure the security and the smooth running of the main premises and external sites through the correct procedures and policies.

Objective: Successfully lead and manage a team of security guards.

What are the offering?

  • Salary of £40,000 pa
  • up to 2 additional days p.w of o/t paid at 10.30 ph (11 hours per day)
  • Free Parking
  • Health Care
  • Pension
  • Discounts on Services and with Sponsor's


  • Ensure the safety and security of all employees, contractors etc and valuable materials pertaining to the premises.
  • Efficiently supervise and manage shift guards and ensure that all procedures and policies are followed
  • Ensure that stadium security is upheld to the highest standard
  • Efficiently investigate incidents on CCTV system
  • Key Management
  • Effectively control access to the premises and car park for staff, visitors and contractors
  • Ensure all records are maintained correctly
  • Effectively liaise with other members of staff across the organisation as well as contractors regarding visitors and security issues
  • Ensure staffing levels are maintained for each shift and amend the position rota where required
  • Report maintenance requirements to Management in a timely manner
  • Ensure that incident records are filled out correctly and the reporting procedure is followed
  • Successfully assist with emergency evacuations
  • To effectively train all security guards on their duties /tasks where appropriate to ensure they understand what is expected of them
  • To carry out crisis management in the event of an incident, including escalation procedures.
  • Maintaining safety and security through the operation of the integrated security systems, including access control, CCTV and fire alarm systems.
  • Liaise with external authorities including the police.
  • Providing immediate response in the event of any major / minor incidents, ranging from responding to First Aid incidents, fire alarm activation / evacuations and crisis response.
  • Personnel development and performance appraisal of officers as directed by the Security Manager
  • Leading by example to maximise productivity and set standards of time keeping and productivity.
  • Be totally accountable for all eventualities during the shift.

What do they require?


  • SIA Door Supervisors Licence & SIA CCTV Licence
  • English and Maths GCSE grade C or above or equivalent
  • Security experience, preferably in a large multi-purpose building
  • Experienced in managing incidents and emergency situations.
  • Must have experience of working within a team as well as on own.


  • Supervisory security experience running a team of security guards
  • An understanding of event management
  • Training in counter terrorism including project Griffin and Argus
  • First Aid at Work


  • Demonstrable proactive and professional approach to security
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to operate in a pressurised environment and defuse confrontational situations
  • Have strong customer focused skills
  • Have a good understanding of fire panels and the use of Security control room systems.
  • Effective/confident leader of a team
  • Flexible working attitude to ensure effective operations
  • IT literate
  • Have good attention to detail and be proactive.
  • Excellent time management & task prioritisation skills