Public affairs, regulatory and legal

Deputy Security Operations Officer UK (East)

Imagine a future where you’re a part of a team where your views and inputs are not only welcomed, but are actively encouraged, and appreciated

Join us in this role where you’ll develop, oversee, and manage security requirements and related projects in compliance with industry standards, regulators, and legislation across your area of responsibility. You’ll work both onshore and offshore, using your creative and problem-solving skills. You’ll develop and manage your operational security responsibilities, using a proactive information-led approach to security risk management. You’ll also share and deliver innovative and proportionate solutions to key stakeholders while taking the lead in developing a positive security culture.

Welcome to Global Security
You’ll be part of UK Security Operations where you, together with your colleagues, will support and advise the Head of Regional Operations (East) on security related matters, incl. threat analysis and both legislative and regulatory compliances. As a team, we work together to support and encourage your efforts and effectiveness within the team and the wider organisation. We’ll support you in your endeavours.

You’ll play an important role in:

  • supporting and advising the Head of the East of UK Operations or Facility in addition to their line management on security related matters
  • taking the lead in conducting physical security threat and risk assessments, as per facilities within your area of responsibility
  • producing, updating, and implementing the site-specific security plans, instructions, SOP’s, and guidelines in accordance with legislative, industry, regulators, and ISO standards
  • taking the lead in conducting physical security gap analysis.

To succeed in the role, you:

  • have graduated from a law enforcement or civil protection academy or possess a relevant master’s degree and have considerable service within an operational security risk management environment
  • can manage contractors and vendors along with internal and external stakeholders
  • can deliver on our targets, such as security projects, cost, KPIs, and security and safety standards
  • know how to provide input and drive continuous development within the security area, aiming for best practice, ensuring a duty of care
  • can ensure alignment with Group Real Estate and Workplace Management colleagues and other relevant stakeholders
  • can support and implement our global concepts and guidelines with respect for local adaptation and culture.

Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.

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Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.

Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.

If you need to request any adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process we're happy to discuss alternative arrangements.

Please note that you’re expected to do some traveling in relation to your work, as you’ll travel across the whole of the UK, and occasionally across Europe as this role covers the East of UK and supports the UK wide operations.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.