British American Tobacco (www.bat.com) is a market leading, global organisation with a long, established history and a bright and dynamic future. Thanks to our people we have continued to deliver growth and exceed expectations in an increasingly complex and challenging marketplace.
Our aim is to become the leading tobacco company in each of our markets by providing excellent products with confidence and responsibility expected of global consumer brands.
Job Title: Chief Security Officer Ibadan Factory
Job number: 17578BR
Appointment type: Permanent
Job purpose and key deliverables
British American Tobacco has an exciting opportunity for a Chief Security Officer to join our team in Ibadan.
The purpose of the Chief Security Officer is to provide world class security support service to BAT Factory Operations with the aim of creating and ensuring a secured environment for the day to day business operations of British American Tobacco Nigeria Limited. The CSO will advice, coordinate and implement action plans on a range of security issues with respect to Factory Security, Company Fleet, Leaf Operations, Primary and Secondary Supply Chain (Ports Operations, Security of Logistics Routes, Finished goods security, and Warehouse Security, Tax Stamps Security) and the general operations of the factory including all aspects of personnel security and company information security.
Working at BAT
British American Tobacco is all about freedom of choice — whether it’s our people or our products. Combined with our entrepreneurial spirit, it’s what’s driven our phenomenal success. We started trading tobacco over a hundred years ago. Today, we’re a multibillion dollar company with more than 200 brands in our portfolio. With robust positions in each of our regional markets, our future looks equally bright too.
There’s no doubt our industry is controversial — we’re the first to admit that. But rest assured, we take a responsible approach to our trade. In each of our markets, we observe every local law regarding tobacco (in many cases going further through our own voluntary code). Not only that, we treat our farmers fairly, invest in the environment and help to sustain local communities.
We also excel at developing our own people into leaders of the future. As a firm with a high-performance culture, we’ll expect a lot from you. But we’ll support you every step of the way to help you deliver. If you’re passionate and ambitious, rapid career progression is a reality here. And because we’re such a large firm (we employ more than 55,000 people worldwide), there are plenty of exciting opportunities for you to develop a truly extraordinary career.
Min Required Experience: Not Specified
Min Qualification: Not Specified
Desired Courses: Not Specified
- Experience in providing customer service in a security support service and active follow ups, ability to demonstrate a good awareness of relevant business security activities.
- Evidence of working and engaging with customers, good analytical and planning skills, flexibility and ability to deal well with ambiguity and having a proactive approach, with experience of looking for and preparing solutions in your previous roles.
- Good interpersonal and communication skills is also required.
- Able to exert influence in order to reach a solution.
- A good knowledge and experience in commercial security within the FMCG sector.
Some knowledge or experience in crime trend analysis and a general knowledge on criminology.