I am a highly knowledgeable skilled and dedicated Security Manager /Forensic Investigator with a solid track record of corporate security operations, crime prevention and investigations.
Professional expertise implementation of strategic security programs that provide operational excellence.

Experience

  • Regional Security Manager

    at Nedbank Ltd

    February 2019 - at Present

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    • Implementing the overall corporate physical security strategy and all physical security programs, policies and procedures within the region. • Contributing in the development of physical security policies and coordinating planning and response procedures with Nedbank Group’s Security Risk, Business Continuity and Crisis Management teams. • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders such as SAPS, SABRIC and other Banking/Financial Forums regarding mutual security concerns. • Monitoring and investigating concerns with security on a continual basis and identifying proper applications to mitigate areas of risk. • Conducting Security Assessments and Risk Analysis(SARA) of campus(corporate) buildings, bank branches, Off-Site ATMs and physical security equipment. • Site Risk Analysis and Risk Assessment. • Contract Management • Conducting training and Security Awareness to the branch staff. • Security projects management and monitoring.

  • Security Specialist

    at Experience Delivery Company(EDC)

    December 2017 - December 2018

    Gauteng

    • Developing overall security operations for EDC’s client The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) campus. • Preparing, coordinating and conducting security training courses and site risk assessments. • Standardizing, coordinating and managing responses to incidents as needed to address potential threats. • Liaison with various stakeholders; i.e both internal and external including partnerships with law enforcement agencies. • Development and Implementation of physical security policies to ensure they follow applicable regulations, best practice standards, and the strategic imperatives of the organisation. • Developing, implementing and monitoring strategic, comprehensive security program to ensure appropriate levels of security, safety, privacy and recovery of company assets, including investigations, loss prevention, physical facilities security management. • Overseeing executive protection activities. • Managing CCTV Surveillance and Access Control Management Systems.

  • Chief Protection Official

    at Prasa/Metrorail

    December 2003 - December 2016

    Gauteng

    • Co-ordination, management, supervision and advice to Senior Management on effective security management systems and solutions, within the business scope. • Developing and implementing Security Policies, Protocols and Procedures. • Managing security budget. • Attending meetings with other Business Units Managers (BUM) to determine the business operational needs. • Planning and coordinating security operations for specific events. • Emergency Response and Evacuation Planning. • Conducting Corporate Crime Investigations. • Managing security service providers. • Managing national security systems and monitoring network. The business was responsible for at least six (6) routes and about 44 train stations nationwide.

Education

  • Safety and Security Management

    at Academy of York

    2017 - 2018 (1 year)

  • Higher Certificate in Criminal Justice and Forensic Investigations

    at University of Johannesburg

    2017 - 2017 (1 year)

  • Introduction to the Internal Audit Process

    at UNISA

    2013 - 2013 (1 year)

  • Security Coordination & Management

    at ARC Training

    2012 - 2012 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Crime Prevention & Security Design

    at ARC Training

    2012 - 2012 (1 year) Gauteng

  • Risk Management

    at College SA

    2010 - 2011 (1 year)

  • Forensic Investigator

    at College SA

    2009 - 2010 (1 year)

  • BTech Security Risk Management

    at UNISA

    2001 - 2010 (9 years)

  • Crime Prevention Management

    at Witwatersrand University

    2009 - 2009 (1 year)

  • PSIRA

    at PSIRA

    1995 - 1995 (1 year)

Languages

  • English Elementary

  • Zulu Elementary

  • Xhosa Elementary

  • Southern sotho Elementary

  • Swati Conversation

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