AF22604 - UAE National | Security Manager | DC Aviation Al Futtaim

Department: DC Aviation Al Futtaim
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 27-Feb-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

DC Aviation Al Futtaim

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About DC Aviation Al Futtaim:

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed  Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About the Job:

The Security Manager heads the Security Department which provides the airline's point of contact on security with the GCAA, Police, Customs, Immigration, and other government authorities. In addition, he/she is also responsible for the following: 

  • Formulating overall Security Policy for acceptance by Senior Management.
  • Planning and executing all activities regarding aviation security and to coordinate this with the related departments and external service providers.
  • Representing the company in the framework of the duties as Security Manager.
  • To establish and maintain security procedures according to national authorities including monitoring if stipulated measures and requirements are met.
  • Ensuring that aviation security instructions are given for all employees of the company as well as security training according to CAR OPS 1.1240.
  • Supervision and control of the security installations of the facilities and the designated parking areas as well as the work safety and accident prevention regulations.
  • Coordination and administration of the parking area and the key management for the hangar.
  • Organisation and continuous department optimisation.
  • Assessing threats and risks.
  • Developing and publishing policies to counter the threats and risks in accordance with International Governmental requirements.
  • Advising managers on the implementation of countermeasures.
  • Initiate special security measures during periods or incidents of increased threats.
  • Monitoring the quality of the security measures being applied throughout the DC Aviation Al-Futtaim LLC network by regular evaluation and inspections and by encouraging internal security training courses.
  • Provide specialised advice to training department for development of effective and relevant security training courses.
  • Investigating criminal activity and malpractice.
  • Responsible for all security related passes involving entry to and from facility including airside.
About You:

Minimum Qualifications / Experience:

  • Successful attendance of AVSEC 1 & 2 training course
  • High School Certificate
  • Valid unrestricted UAE driver’s license essential
  • At least five years’ experience in a similar role
  • VIP experience desirable

Job-Specific Skills:

  • Leadership skills
  • Detail oriented methodical approach to solving/performing tasks
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work under pressure
  • Pride in performing to the best of own ability
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you are not contacted within 30 days, your application has been deemed unsuccessful.

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.