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This position is located in the Security Unit (SECU) but tenable in Tunis, Tunisia. Under the direct supervision of the Chief, Field Office Security Officer (CSO) who reports directly to the Head of the Security Unit, the Regional Security Officer (North Africa) will be responsible for protecting the Bank’s assets based on industry best practices and the Bank’s policies and guidance.
Duties and responsibilities
Under the direct supervision of the Chief, Field Office Security Officer (CSO), the duties and responsibilities are as follows:
Prepare and maintain crisis and emergency plans for all personnel in the assigned region, covering eventualities such as war, outbreak of disease, country evacuation, earthquake, floods, fire and temporary loss of asset access, and any other credible natural/manmade disaster or major accident.
Including desirable skills, knowledge and experience
A full background investigation must be completed on the selected candidate. Interested and suitably qualified candidates should click here to apply online.