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Corporate Security and Global Asset Protection Manager: Washington, DC

Organization: Corporate Functions/Geographic Services
Location: Washington, DC
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions underpinned by the worlds largest delivery network Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
People in the Corporate Function career track contribute to the running of Accenture as a high- performance business through specialization within a specific functional area, and grow into internally focused roles by deepening their skills and/or developing new skills within an internal functional area.

Job Summary:
The Protective Services Manager is responsible for providing physical security advice and assistance to Accenture locations within areas of responsibility. Areas of Physical security include life safety and business continuity, executive protection, and physical security procurement. S/he is responsible for conducting physical security reviews of Accenture offices and projects sites.

Key Responsibilities:
Ensures the Director of Global Asset Protection is fully informed of status, deliverable deadlines, and actions that are behind target
Prepares weekly status report and attends team status meetings
Establishes near term goals and provides input to longer term goals within area of responsibility; contributes to long-term planning
Evaluates direct reports and provides formal counseling and mentoring
Contributes to departments strategic plans
Plans and prioritizes complex activities
Resolves complex or disputed issues, which have major day-to-day impact on area of responsibility
Develops and manages key customer relationships within area of responsibility
Identifies, assesses and resolves complex business problems where collaboration and cooperation between individuals is often needed to affect the solution. Builds consensus for recommended solution to ensure successful resolution
Deals with difficult and sensitive situations appropriately
Applies broad functional knowledge, expertise and understanding of policies, procedures, and operational frameworks to anticipate and address business issues
Considered a subject matter expert for Asset Protection , Life Safety, Business Continuity and Physical Security
Develops and manages contract relationships with external service providers (negotiate and manage contracts, review performance against strategy and budget)
Actively participates in sharing best practices across areas or functions
Uses judgment with guidance from the Director to make a variety of security decisions, some complex in nature. Decisions may predominantly affect the Asset Protection team, but they sometimes have influence on the direct safety of other Accenture employees
Serves as a key contact for customers/clients regarding safety/security issues
Adapts existing team methods to create possible alternative solutions to problems, some of which are complex. (example Notes to Microsoft move of all Asset Protection applications)
Multi-tasks to meet team and customer deliverables (examples include complex work plans for project and office safety/contingency planning)

Plans and provides physical security for meetings involving large partner or client attendance within area of responsibility.
Coordinates on site security, medical and local law enforcement support accordingly
Provides security and contingency planning for market level meetings and larger community meetings as requested

Review & Oversight for Location:
Serves as project manager/advisor for access card/CCTV installation
Provides liaison between vendors, procurement and local management
Performs location Life Safety, Business Continuity and Physical Security Review

Contingencies and Incident Response:
Coordinates crisis line response with Global Asset Protection Director
Assists geography leads with contingency planning, Country At Risk Evacuation Planning
Provides on-scene crisis management response and assistance if requested
Activates SPOC network for disaster response
Coordinates vendor/contractor response involvement
This position must be located in Washington, DC

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor degree or equivalent experience preferred
Minimum of two years experience in a security field, at government, corporate 1000 or larger company
Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications.
Knowledge of contract management.
General understanding of investigative process
General understanding of safety/security in a corporate environment
General understanding of legal and corporate terminology
Professional Skills:
Ability to direct and manage projects.
Ability to multi-task to meet team and client deliverables.
Ability to take initiative and successfully lead direct reports.
Strong customer service skills.
Strong interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills.
Positive attitude and high degree of self-confidence.
Ability to work well with all levels of management, staff and external service providers.
Exposure and demonstrated ability to work in multicultural environments
Ability to travel 25% of time
Ability to work overtime on short notice
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.
Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-25

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