Security Manager- The Willard Intercontinental

Employer
IHG
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
**Description:** Do you see yourself as a **Safety & Security Manager** ? What's your passion? Whether you're into sports, shopping or karaoke, at IHG we're interested in YOU. At IHG we employ people who apply the same amount of care and passion to their jobs as they do their hobbies - people who put our guests at the heart of everything they do. And we're looking for more people like this to join our friendly and professional team. This role will manage the Security function to provide a safe and secure hotel environment for our guests and employees. An American institution, the Willard InterContinental is located in the heart of the nation's capital on Pennsylvania Avenue, near the White House, the Smithsonian museums and the downtown business and theatre districts. With a rich historic legacy, the Willard is the Washington DC hotel of choice for heads of state and leaders of the world's business, cultural, social and political sectors. The hotel's 335 well appointed large guestrooms include 41 elegant suites. Dining options include the Cafe du Parc, a popular French bistro with seasonal outdoor seating, and the Occidental Grill & Seafood, traditional Afternoon Tea in Peacock Alley, the classic Round Robin Bar and 24 hour Private In-Room Dining. There is over 20,000 square feet of Conference and Banquet space and the hotel hosts events ranging from intimate meetings to luxurious weddings. The Willard InterContinental combines heritage, sustainability and luxury with contemporary comfort and the latest technology. The Safety & Security Manager is responsible for the daily activities of the security department; to determine the security and safety requirements necessary to ensure that hotel property, employee and guests are protected against theft, crime and threats on a 24 hour per day basis. You will establish procedures to prevent/minimize the loss from theft and other safety risks and maintain audit reports and records on all loss and safety incidents and implement system or procedure enhancement from information learned during the investigations. The Manager will train/educate employees on current safety issues to ensure compliance with all Company loss control policies and current security and safety regulations and develop and conduct training for general managers, security officers, owners and line level employees in the area of safety, security and fire protection. He/She will arrange and provide special security services for special events and executives as requested and may perform other duties as assigned and may serve as "manager on duty" as required. **Qualifications** Requirements include some college or vocational training, plus four years of hotel or related security and safety experience and/or military/law enforcement experience, including supervisory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification in safety and training and/or licensed as a Security Officer or Law Enforcement Officer may be required. Certified CPR, First Aid instructor and training in law enforcement techniques desired as well as working knowledge of local laws, investigation methods, OSHA requirements and fire codes and life safety codes. You may be required to work nights, weekends, and/or holidays. In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which may include healthcare support, dental, vision, disability and life insurance support, and a matching 401k plan. Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as access to a wide variety of discount programs and the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself. So what's your passion? Please get in touch and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG. IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans. **Job:** _Hotel General Management_ **Location:** _DC-Washington_ **Requisition ID:** _R130428_