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Close Protection Officer - G4S Cameroon Plc

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Job Reference: G4S/TP/2357128/114167
Number of Positions: 1
Job Category: Security/Protective Services
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive Market Related Package
Location: Yaoundé
G4S Region: Africa

G4S Business Unit:Cameroon, Gabon & CAR
Closing Date: May 20, 2018
Package Description: Remuneration and benefits will be commensurate with the seniority of the role and in compliance with company remuneration policy and practice.

Job Introduction:

G4S Cameroon seeks to appoint Close Protection Officers to protect individuals or groups from risk of violence or kidnapping, or any situation which could be harmful to the client. They work with a wide range of people including politicians, heads of industry, royalty, film and music celebrities etc., in compliance with legislation, G4S policies and procedures.

Role Responsibility:

  • Protecting clients from threats of physical violence, for example from terrorists, political opponents, stalkers or over-enthusiastic fans 
  • Checking out premises before clients arrive 
  • Planning and research to identify and prevent potential threat or disruption 
  • Keeping constantly alert to react to threatening situations 
  • Accompanying clients on business and social visits 
  • Driving clients to and from venues. 
  • You could specialize in residential security, making sure the client's premises are secure.
  • Alternatively, you could be train to be a chauffeur specializing in defensive and evasive driving techniques.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Quick reactions
  • The ability to work as member of a team, and also the confidence to act on your own initiative
  • Good powers of observation and the ability to recognize potentially dangerous situations
  • Discretion and commitment to client confidentiality
  • Calmness under pressure
  • The ability to adapt and improvise in response to situations
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Decision-making and planning skills
  • Good written and spoken communication skills.
  • Bilingual in French and English is advantageous
  • Good Communication skill.
  • Successful completion of a secondary School level.
  • Valid Driver’s licence.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates, but Cameroonian citizens will have a distinct advantage.

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Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.