Security Contracts Manager

Security Contracts Manager

Job Title: Security Contracts Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car / Car Allowance
Reference: 881660_1561482667
Contact Name: John Reader
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 27, 2019 16:11

Job Description

A growing and successful National Manned Guarding Security provider are seeking a Contracts Manager to manage a portfolio of circa 4,000 hours across a number of sites throughout Bristol and its surrounding areas.

Working from a local base your main priority is the welfare of officers and the commercial and operational viability of the contracts you run.

What are they offering?

  • Company Car / decent Car Allowance, mobile phone and Laptop
  • Future career advancement within a growing company with structured training and development
  • Salary to £35,000 (dependent on experience)
  • Private Health Care and Pension

What are they asking for?

  • Operational Management (ideally contracts management) experience within the manned guarding sector.
  • Highly computer literate
  • Holder of an SIA Licence + Full clean driving license (not more than 3 points)
  • Must live within an hours commute from Bristol
  • Personable and credible in their dealings with both clients and officers


  • Management of a 4000 hour portfolio of contracts including Corporate, Educational and Defence clients.
  • Managing + recruiting across sites inc: discipline, absenteeism, appraisals+ holidays, in support of Site Managers.
  • Liaison with client to ensure that KPI’s exceeded and new business opportunities identified.
  • Site administration to include compliance with the SIA Approved Contractor Scheme
  • Regular visits to sites under management inc: completion of site and client visit reports
  • Ensure that all personnel are properly attired
  • Ensure assignment instructions are up to date and that all risk assessments have been carried out
  • Providing senior management with statistics, to include information on total hours worked, and the labour cost of fulfilling assignments under management


Key Search Terms:

Contracts Operations Manager Manned Guarding SIA Guard Educational Corporate

Palmer McCarthy is a specialist recruiter to the Security Industry and acts as an agency for their client on this vacancy.