Responsible for setting strategic direction for NMB Corporate Security function and create enabling environment from people, risk, cost and service perspective.
Oversee corporate security framework to ensure total conformance with Bank of Tanzania (BOT) physical security requirements as well as NMB’s Physical security policy.
Review, update, organize and maintain all policies, procedures and other documentation associated with the physical security program.
Ensure all new branches and service outlets have proper working security equipment as per bank standards prior to rollout and opening.
Conduct snap checks and site visits to ensure proper working status of all physical security equipments.
Conduct continuous surveys of all head office departments and branches to determine areas with high physical risk that need additional security devices and make appropriate recommendation to management.
Ensure initial and periodic testing of the security devices is being done in all the security devices.
Develop/review physical security systems Installation guidelines and monitor its implementation across the bank.
Ensure periodic maintenance schedules for all the security devices as per existing contract NMB has entered with the service providers of physical security devices.
Conduct security risk assessments of existing branches/offices and potential business centers/sites and advise appropriate measures to mitigate identified risks.
Coordinate police and private security guards; ensuring all NMB branches are guarded.
Create awareness and ensure that all staff are familiar with all security policies and procedures including emergency procedures, usage of installed equipment, guarding expectations, etc.
Provide the bank with necessary security intelligence networking on all matters, which may affect the bank’s business, e.g. changes in patterns of crime in the society.
In liaison with other bank’s security managers, work closely with respective country law enforcement officers e.g. Police Service Commanders, Directors of security companies etc. on Bank security matters.
Attend meetings, professional seminars or conferences to keep abreast of changes of new technologies impacting security operations.
Control the budget for security operations and monitor the associated expenses.
Ensure all security issues related to CCTV camera, acess control, intrusion systems , strong room , guarding services etc lodged by Head office departments or branches are tracked and closed within agreed SLA.
Act as a catalyst for improvement of security procedures and best practice of security solutions throughout the bank.
Collect and analyze security data to determine areas of improvement such as implementation of new technology etc
Put procedures in place for evaluating and monitoring security service providers performance.
Identify, investigate and resolve security breaches and advise management on how to improve bank’s security.
Conduct snap checks to ensure keys for strong rooms are maintained as per NMB Physical security policy.
In depth knowledge on security best practice and respective legislations.
Project management skills.
Good communication skills.
Analytical and with good presentation skills.
Planning and organizational skills.
People Management skills.
Qualifications and Experience
Minimum of Bachelor degree in any relevant discipline.
At least 5 years’ experience within the security industry focusing on the banking sector; 2 years being in a managerial/leadership role.