• Vacancy at Control Risks

  • Posted on: 13 June, 2014 Deadline: Not Specified
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  • Control Risks is a global risk consultancy. We specialise in helping organisations manage political, integrity and security risks in complex and hostile environments. We build strong relationships with our clients and are passionate about the work we do for them. The areas we work in are challenging and often fast-moving and our clients rely on us in difficult (and sometimes life threatening) situations.

    We are a medium sized, rapidly growing company. Since our inception in 1975, we have worked with more than 5,000 clients in over 135 countries worldwide. Our renowned expertise, the breadth of our services and the geographical reach of our organisation enables us to help our clients meet their challenges and realise new business opportunities across the world.

    Consultant

     

    Job Purpose
    This is a key role within the regional crisis and security consulting practice. The incumbent will be required to deliver and manage security risk consulting engagements independently or in support of larger, multi-disciplined security projects, principally across West Africa. The consultant may also be required to deliver or support projects across the wider Europe/Africa region.

    The incumbent will also undertake business development activity with potential and existing clients to help develop and grow the regional CSC practice in-line with budget expectations.

    Tasks and Responsibilities
    The consultant will be expected to undertake security reviews and audits, security risk assessments, security planning, risk management and other similar tasks, with particular emphasis on application of security management techniques in an African context. The incumbent may also be required to undertake crisis management related activities and wider crisis and security consulting tasks as directed.

    Desired Skills and Experience

    Essential

    •     Proven ability to manage and deliver consulting engagements
    •     Client and commercial management
    •     Relevant international / security risk standards
    •     Consulting skill and expertise, including security risk qualification
    •     Understanding of Africa and emerging markets
    •     Commitment to continuous professional development

    Preferred

    •     Regional experience in Africa or extensive experience on-the-ground in developing countries and emerging markets
    •     Management consultancy
    •     Project management methodologies (e.g. PRINCE2) and expertise in their application
    •     Current standards and practices used security risk management 
    •     Understanding of security and risk management challenges in emerging markets (particularly in Africa)
    •     Languages (French, Spanish, Arabic, Portuguese)
    •     Commercial skills
    •     Business processes

    Qualifications and Specialist Skills 

    •     Educated to degree level or equivalent
    •     Masters degree in security, risk or related discipline
    •     Appropriate professional membership

    Method of Application

    People should come to work with us because we provide real benefit to many of the world’s leading organisations. In doing so we give our people direct responsibility, career development and the opportunity to work on some fascinating projects in a rewarding, diverse and enjoyable environment.

    If your qualifications, experience and aspirations match our requirements please email a covering letter and C.V., statingyour current salary to CSCRecruitment@controlrisks.com

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