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Senior Security Consultant Risk and Master Planning

  • Job reference: 915126
  • Location: Dubai
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Date posted: 17/07/2017

The job requires an experienced senior consultant with expertise in a risk-based approach to design in the built environment. A person who has been consulting in a FEED environment for between 3 - 5 years, at least 3 years where he/she has managed consulting assignments of greater than $500K fee
The individual should be able to plan consulting assignments - schedules, costings, resource plans and bills of materials
The individual must have experience in writing proposals and bids, and have an understanding of project finance, contracts and commercials
The individual must come from a background in strategic risk and master-planning in the built environment within either:
The mainstream built environment
Critical National Infrastructures or
National Security
The role will involve the security consulting specifically in conducting Strategic Risk Assessments and Threat and Vulnerability Assessments. It will also involve capturing clients operational requirements and critical success factors, managing stakeholder engagement and running requirements and master-planning workshops with clients and stakeholders
Further the job will involve supporting the VP Consulting in the production of proposals and bids and also in ensuring projects go through the proper review and governance process
This role requires the individual to act as the lead on Stage C concept study work-streams.
In addition the consultant must support the 'win business' process. The consultant must therefore have an understanding of other areas of expertise in the following areas:
Project and programme management
Risk analysis and management (quantified risk management techniques)
Cyber security
Security engineering and design
Counter terrorism engineering - blast, ballistics, CBRN
Command & control, PSIM and systems integration

The candidate should have experience in:
Secure by design process
Working as part of multi-disciplinary design teams within the built environment and working to RIBA design stages
Providing threat based design guidance for security systems to clients covering:
Physical protection systems (gates, barriers etc)
Electronic systems (CCTV, Access Control etc)
Command and control
Systems integration
Security operational procedures and emergency planning
Information Assurance
The candidate should have experience in producing output specifications for security systems design
The candidate should have experience in project managing multi-disciplinary teams within the technical security space
The candidate should have experience in requirements engineering techniques
The candidate should have experience in CPTED
The candidate should have experience in proposal writing and bid submissions
The candidate must understand the physical security consulting environment in Qatar and the in the UAE
The candidate must have successfully delivered Stage C and SRA work-packages in the built environment within the UK and GCC region

The candidate must be have the following skills:
Conduct of SRAs
Secure by design Master-planning
Business analysis and requirements engineering
Threat and vulnerability assessments
Geopolitical risk and CT design
The ability to negotiate and brief external agencies including the relevant MOI and police advisors

The candidate should be confident and work well within multi-disciplinary teams. In addition the candidate should be able to prove:
The ability to plan unstructured problems and assignments from scratch
The ability to present plans and proposals to clients
The ability to run workshops and seminars with clients
The ability to learn quickly and to work well under pressure
The ability to listen attentively and express complex issues concisely to clients
To show leadership and motivate teams

The following qualifications are desirable:
Degree level qualified - top 25% percentile from an established university in the UK/US/Canada/Australia
Member of professional body that is relevant to the technical security environment (such as but not limited to):
* CEng
A masters degree in a relevant security or consulting discipline is desirable

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