Conduct country/region Security Risk Assessments to determine risk levels for personnel and operations.
Develop a set of procedures – annual Country Security and Emergency Action Plans – in line with FHI360 organizational policy which include minimum security guidelines and protocols for Nigeria.
Support the operations and oversight of a Security Management Team and closely advise the Country Director and Headquarters Global Security on security situations in Nigeria.
Supervise subordinate security staff to include (1) Regional Security Coordinator, (~3) Security Officers and up to (~30) Security Focal Points. Establish and sustain close working relationships with managers and field-based personnel to exchange security information and provide advice.
Liaise closely with partner organization and subsidiary organizations’ security staff to provide insight, guidance, and support.
Ensure the full implementation and enforcement of these security guidelines.
Supervise the technical aspects of the award and supervision of the guard force contract to ensure service quality.
Supervise conduct of office and residential security surveys; recommend appropriate measures for FHI360-owned and managed property.
Collect, collate and analyze security threat information.
Provide timely situation assessments and recommendations for action during security incidents.
Prepare daily and weekly security reports covering significant security-related incidents and provide analysis of how each event impacts the overall safety and security of personnel and operations.
Prepare and deliver security briefings for movements throughout the region
Prepare security reports to update personnel on major security developments and their potential impact on operations.
Establish productive liaison with security departments at other INGOs, UN, diplomatic missions, USAID’s Partner Liaison Security Operations (PLSO) and vendor security information providers.
Contribute security plans and costs to new project proposals, maintaining security involvement in all ongoing and prospective FHI360 operations in Nigeria.