Deputy Team Leader, MOZAMBIQUE.

Employer: Control Risks
Location Pemba, Cabo Delgado, Mozambique
Engagement – Rotational, 6 weeks on, 6 weeks off

Job Purpose
The Deputy Team Leader provides armed protection security for this client contract in Mozambique. They are responsible for maintaining the highest standards of team presentation and capability to the client. They are to be fully compliant with Control Risks’ SOPs at all time and works with his colleagues to deliver the best possible service to the client.
Tasks and responsibilities
} Demonstrates client etiquette, discipline and Control Risks’ low profile approach;
} Possesses up to date knowledge of threat and key issues in Mozambique.
} Conducts Vehicle and Dismounted Contact and Immediate Action Drills.
} Possesses competent Navigation skills including map, compass and use of GPS.
} Competent in the use of all communications systems both vehicles mounted and hand held.
} Able to be fully conversant and comply with Rules of Engagement and Use of Force.
} Maintains competence in these skills through regular formal assessment.
} Conducts effective administration to include vehicle maintenance, equipment husbandry/accountability and reports and returns.
} Assists in the conduct of risk assessments and operational planning.
} Issues orders to team members and briefs clients in line with SOPs when required.
} Conducts venue and route recces and produces reports.
} Command the team and issue direction to clients.

Knowledge and experience
} Minimum 12 months APT experience.
} Minimum 4 years military / police experience.
} Minimum 2 years commercial experience in a hostile environment
} Fluent in English
} To be able to deploy immediately / no notice period

} Experience managing operations for O&G clients.
} Experience managing local guard force.
} Experience working for Control Risks in Southern Mozambique.
} Fluent in Portuguese

Qualifications and specialist skills
} If not from a country where English is the official language, the candidate will provide proof (dated within the last 2 years) of language ability based on the British Council Language Exam board.
} Valid and in date SIA Frontline Close Protection Certificate accredited by OfQual
} Valid and in date certificate for FPOS-I Level 4 and/or FREC Level 3
} Police Certificate / DBS or CRB
} Military records
} HECPO qualified preferable.
All employees are expected to display behaviours reflective of our company values: Integrity and Ethics, Collaboration and Teamwork, Commitment to People and Professionalism and Excellence.

All employees are expected to display behaviours reflective of our company values: Integrity and Ethics, Collaboration and Teamwork, Commitment to People and Professionalism and Excellence

How to apply
If your qualifications, experience and aspirations match our requirements please email a covering letter and C.V., stating ‘Application – Deputy Team Leader’ as the subject title of your email application and flag it as highly important to:
Along with your CV please send through the following qualifications;
– Sia License
– FPOS-I / FREC / AoFAQ certificate
– Close Protection Certificate
– Passport and passport photo
– Police certificate
– Confirmation on whether you speak Portuguese
If the qualifications meet our criteria I will then arrange for to conduct a short phone screen interview with you. Your CV will then be passed to our management team for final sign off, at which point we will confirm the next steps.
Due to a high demand I cannot guarantee a response to all candidates, I’ll be in contact should we wish to shortlist your application.

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