Head of Physical Security

  • Revolut
  • London, UK
  • Jan 14, 2020

Job Description

ABOUT THE TEAMThe rapidly-expanding People Operations department plays a crucial role in Revolut’s development as we grow into a major international business. Our goal is to ensure that our 1000-strong team are operating at their best, in a well-structured, high performance environment.People Operations is a business-critical department that will give you exposure across the company and enable you to play a big part in Revolut’s drive to be the biggest financial services company on the planet.
ABOUT THE ROLEWe are looking for an experienced Head of Physical Security to protect our people, assets and information and ensure adoption of our security policies. The ideal candidate must demonstrate technical knowledge of digital security, whilst physically protecting Revolut. You must have experience in working in a similar senior role and have a strong risk assessment, technical and leadership ability and an industry presence.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING• Develop and lead a Physical Security program• Build the strategic direction of the function, and take authority and responsibility to develop, implement, and execute the operational and tactical goals to meet strategic goals• Utilise and streamline security technologies including Video Surveillance, Access Control, Incident Management Systems and Security Operations Centre to an advanced level• Manage security standards, policies, procedures, best practices and training• Continually elevate the impact of protecting Revolut’s people, assets and reputationImplement policies and procedures to mitigate risk to people, assets and reputation• Collaborate with the business to pre-empt, identify and evaluate opportunities that carry a significant risk to Revolut• Manage and report performance metrics on program effectiveness• Impart innovation and creativity into strategic plansRoot cause analysis, industry benchmarking, survey evaluation and data interpretation• Communicate technical and non-technical information in an audience-appropriate manner• Proactively promote the output of the functions to the wider business• Ensure the performance and availability of the function is sufficient to deliver all services• Take risks and champion new ideas
WHAT YOU’LL NEED• Senior experience in Physical Security• Technical experience in security disciplines and Information Security requirements within Technology• Advanced knowledge of emergency/disaster management, physical security, critical incident management, risk management and business resiliency and continuity • Strong track record of thinking strategically and executing tactically • Experienced in change management and scaling organisations • Experience in vendor management• A presence in the industry, such as speaker/public engagements • Excellent working relationships within the community