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Security Assistant II - Dollow



For Somalia Residents Only

World Vision is an International Relief and Development organization, whose goal is to achieve long-lasting benefits in the quality of life for vulnerable children and their families, displaced persons and communities. World Vision Somalia Program wishes to invite applications from highly competent dynamic, self-driven and results oriented Somalia Residents to fill the following vacancy to be based in Dollow Office.

Security Assistant II (Dollow)

Purpose of the position:

The position holder will assist the Operations Manager and Security Advisor to keep abreast of the security environment. Facilitate the planning of implementation of security training. To provide on-going support to Operations Manager in the promotion of security awareness. Assist the Operations Manager ensure compliance with Core Security Requirements, developing implementation plans for security enhancement, undertaking routine drills/trainings and controlling inventory and state-of-readiness of security assets.


Major Responsibilities:

  • Promote security awareness with staff;

  • With the assistance of Security Advisor, facilitate training of staff in security related issues;

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of security enhancement plans;

  • Provide security context information for a number of different reports;

  • Ensure security related materials are in place, in working order, their use understood by staff and that they are inventoried.

  • Monitors guard force performance.

  • Ensure up to date and relevant context monitoring/reporting.

  • Ensure a safe and security aware working environment.

  • Ensures awareness of Core Security Requirements and adherence to security related plans.

  • Ensures security related training is disseminated.

Other Competencies/Attributes:

  • Demonstrates well-developed interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as negotiation skills

  • Must promoted and adhere to set security standards- must “walk the talk”

  • Ensure a gender perspective in the scope of work

  • Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience

The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:

  • Educational level required: Secondary Education preferred;

  • Experience: 1 to 2 years of experience in a job that requires analysis and/or extensive interaction with government/security stakeholders;

  • Ability to articulate in written and spoken English

Working Environment / Conditions:

  • Work environment: Office-based with frequent travel to the field

  • Travel: 10% Domestic/international travel is required.

  • On call: Immediately