Regional Security Manager

  • Job Reference: 00032537-1
  • Date Posted: 25 January 2021
  • Location: Shoeburyness, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Executive Positions, Government & Defence

Job Description


At QinetiQ, we’re dedicated to defending sovereign capability, protecting lives, and securing the vital interests of our customers.

We are a company of over 6,000 dedicated people providing technological and scientific expertise that helps our customers protect, improve, and advance their vital interests.

We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. We provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. Working across every aspect of the life cycle of critical equipment and infrastructure, providing services and products that address our customers' most pressing challenges; our breadth and depth of experience spans many markets and industries.

The full benefits package includes – Contributory pension scheme, share incentive plan, private medical insurance, private dental insurance, childcare vouchers, holiday vouchers, other leisure discounts, etc.


We are a world-leading security and technology service provider who have invested billions of pounds in their services working with the most high profile clients on the most cutting edge projects. This role is available as the company is expanding.


We are looking to appoint a regional Security Manager for the East of England to support the Head of Physical Security in exploiting growth opportunities and managing threats in an assured and optimal way, by creating and maintaining a positive security environment and culture. You will optimise Security to add value and protect the brand, enabling QinetiQ to retain its trusted position with its investors, customers, employees and regulators. You will operate with a focus which enables the organisation to exploit growth opportunities in an informed manner and so optimise profitable revenue generation. You will also ensure the integrity of the company in terms of security operations and personnel, guaranteeing compliance with requirements of Corporate Security Policy, HMG Security Policy Framework and other customer security requirements, including international.

The Regional Security Manager will be viewed as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Security (both internal and external), and to support transformational change in QinetiQ, proactively managing security risks and threats.


The Regional Security Manager will be delivering a security service in support of The Head of Physical Security across sites in the designated geographical area of responsibility, compliant with the requirements of the HMG Security Policy Framework, QinetiQ Operating Framework and LTPA contractual requirements.

You will be maintaining and reviewing the security status of QinetiQ assets in line with the company’s Operating Framework.

The Regional Security Manager will be providing all aspects of security support to the business, permitting it to operate appropriately in a highly regulated environment in line with the company’s Operating Framework.

You will provide specialist security advice on all aspects of security that relate to business activities and bids.


You must have experience of Physical Security (i.e guards, gates, rooms etc).

The Regional Security Manager must have experience working at a management level which will include strong stakeholder management skills.

You should have experience working in a regulated environment if outside of defence (i.e pharma, financial services etc).


We look for outstanding technical people, creative and analytical thinkers, decision-makers, influencers, and excellent communicators. Join us today.