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Assistant Security Manager at Lekki Freeport Terminal


Lekki Freeport Terminal, part of the CMA-CGM Group, is the only Container Terminal Operator in Nigeria’s only deep seaport, namely Lekki Port.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Assistant Security Manager (Local – within Nigeria)

Location: Lagos Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Position Summary

  • This position is to coordinate security operations through implementation of the security architectural plan initiated by the GM/Head of Government Relations & Security as guided by the ISPS Code.

Major Accountabilities (IPE Factors: Impact & Innovation)

  • Support the GM/Head of Government Relations & Security in the terminal’s ISPS accreditation and acts as the LFT Alternate PFSO.
  • Follow up on fraud prevention, detection and investigation within the terminal and associated areas.
  • Reviews and adjusts deployment of security personnel and technology for perimeter and traffic control within the concession area as guided by the GM/Head of Relations & Security.
  • Interpersonal working relationship with team in other departments of LFT and third-party contractors.
  • Compile, Maintain security files and records.
  • Coordinate the implementation of a secure working environment for all employees, contractors and visitors at the terminal as initiated by the GM/Head of Government Relations & Security.
  • Maintain a network of contacts within the security industry locally in Nigeria.
  • Maintain up-to-date information and knowledge on new developments in the area of Security.
  • Seek out best practices within the industry and internationally to ensure continuous improvement within the organization.
  • Represent the company with government organizations related to security in order to ensure a mutual understanding of the Company’s goals and requirements, and to work in a cooperative partnership with local resources as guided by the GM/Head of Government Relations & Security:
  • Perform other related duties as required from time to time by the GM/Head of Government Relations & Security.

Reporting And Scope: (IPE Factor: Knowledge-Teams & Breadth)

  • Direct reports – LFT Security Supervisors
  • Senior reports – GM/Head of Government Relations & Security

Critical Qualifications / Skills / Experience: (IPE Factor: Knowledge)

  • University Degree or Higher Degree and Security Certifications.
  • Familiarity with international standards for Health, Safety, Security and Environment or similar national standards and regulations.
  • Must possess effective negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Must possess leadership skills to direct others in regular and emergency situations.
  • Good interpersonal, networking and communication skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ relevant work cognate experience in the Container Terminal Industry.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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