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Security Officer

Average: 2.7 (88 votes)


Umwalimu SACCO is looking for inspired innovators, dynamic self-driven, and highly creative personalities to collaborate with Umwalimu SACCO in taking it to the next level of success. If you feel you have what it takes, we would like to hear from you.

Please pick one or more positions that speak to you on the list below and send us your applications via email at  no later than 28th May 2020. Put the job title you are applying for e.g. “IT Audit Manager” as the subject of the email.

Interested candidates should submit soft copies of the motivation letter, CV, and copy of required notarized degrees and other important documents. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the exam and interview.



Key Result Areas




Reports to: Director of Operations 
Department: Operations

Age Limit: 35

Education & experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Security Management, Diploma in security management, Training certificates in security matters of a bank is an added value
  • At least 2 years as a Security Officer in a reputable organization.

Skills & knowledge

  • Professional training in Security, Safety
  • Professional training in Procedures and Investigations preferred.
  • Basic Knowledge of Computer use (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Key responsibilities

  • Development, implementation, and management of the security policy for the organization including but not limited to 
  • Security administration including management of Security Access Systems, Guards, CCTV, and Alarms.
  • Asset Protection including Facilities, Premises, and Staff.
  • Conduct interviews and Investigations of internal Security matters
  • Act as the organization’s contact person with law enforcement officers
  • Conduct security risk assessments for the organization
  • Creation and management of a safety program including emergency procedures.
  • Security crisis management
  • Training staff on security and safety
  • Perform any other duty as may be assigned by the Supervisor
  • Preparation and roll out of a well-documented security policy that is clear and understood by all
  • Ensuring security to employees, SACCO’s assets and premises and all other stakeholders
  • Ensuring compliance with the regulator's standards on matters of security and compliance with other legal requirements on security including fire disaster preparedness
  • NB: These vacant posts are opened to external as well as internal candidates.

Done at Kigali 8/5/2020



Director of HR & Administration