Head of Protection Services
This role offers the opportunity to relocate to one of the most dynamic and diverse regions in the Mid-Atlantic US. Many of the world’s leading organizations have selected the metropolitan Washington DC area as their location of their headquarters for just this reason. The DMV boasts world-class cultural and educational opportunities in addition to the top entertainment venues and dining experiences. The region is centrally located and has direct commuter connections to major Each Coast cities. It is also known for its many outdoor activities and offers easy access to many local parks, mountains, and beaches. While there are plenty of attractions to keep you in the National Capital Region, it is a major transportation hub and a perfect departure point for world travelers when they want to head out of town.
Our client is one of the most recognized names in the financial services industry. They partner with corporations, governments and providers around the world supporting the highest standards. A strong commitment to the betterment of global communities is evidenced through their research and philanthropic entities. They are equally focused on the well-being of their employees who they view as an integral part of the organization’s leadership in their field. A strong career growth initiative offers learning and global job advancement opportunities, and they regularly turn to their employees for insight into programs that support the development and inspiration of their teams.
This is a new position within the organization’s Enterprise Security group and is focused exclusively on protection services. This is a great opportunity for someone who has designed and run an executive protection program either in the private or public sector, has transitioned into Corporate Security and who now wants to progress their career with a large organization. You will develop and head a global EP strategy that includes risk assessments, contingency planning, and policy development. This role offers a trusted and discreet intelligence professional the opportunity to develop relationships at the highest levels both within the organization and with external agencies. You will also see the world through extensive travel both in the US and abroad.
The dynamic yet confidential nature of this role requires a security professional who can discreetly and effectively direct and influence protection efforts. You must be skilled at analyzing and assessing both future and situational risk, and your demeanor will be one that engenders trust. Strong strategy planning experience together with access to both law enforcement and government agencies will support your ability to stay current with best practices and emerging threats. It will also be critical to have cultural sensitivity and awareness as you travel globally, work with a diverse team and head the organization’s protection initiatives.
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