Security Manager, North Sea

Job Profile SummarySitting within RC&S, Intelligence, Security and Crisis Management (ISC) is the overarching function which delivers geo-political insight, emergency management support and security protection to all bp businesses. The security function works to risk assess identified security threats and lead security barriers to ensure bp’s business activity can be conducted securely, wherever the opportunities arise.The Business Security Manager’s (BSM) role exists to deliver leadership and oversight, risk management expertise and specialist security advice to all sites within the North Sea region in order to ensure security is properly implemented in accordance with bp’s requirements.Within bp, this role is viewed as the first level of leadership and as such, the BSM will provide management and direction to all Business Security Representatives (BSR) within the North Sea region and help to ensure the delivery of an outstanding security function. In addition to normal security duties across the North Sea the BSM will be an integral part of the UK & Europe Regional Leadership Team and there will be opportunities to lead on projects which have a regional and up to global level remit.Key Accountabilities:The BSM will be a leading member of the UK & Europe Regional Security Leadership Team (RLT). In particular to craft and drive the development of security policy, solutions and projects across the region and to take the lead on security projects which the Regional Security Senior Manager (RSSM) will from time to time delegate as the need arises.Take the lead on wider security issues across the North Sea (NS) region. In particular, to provide management oversight and reporting of security issues which occur across the region, which may be relevant to bp operations and to be an active member of the NS SVP’s Leadership Team.Lead the security input on critical projects across the NS region. In particular, to work with teams delivering projects, including Workplace Modernization and ensure the appropriate bp security input and oversight.Provide leadership and management of the Business Security Representatives (BSR) at each site within the NS region. In particular provide detailed technical security advice to ensure the required barrier strength is maintained and risk is mitigated in accordance with risk appetite.Coordinate information exchange with the BSRs in relation to security threats across the offshore and onshore environment. In particular to facilitate interaction with the ISC Intelligence Managers and other sources of information in order to develop a detailed understanding of the threat picture which applies to the NS and other bp’s businesses across the region.Deliver Security Risk Management for all applicable sites and business activities across the North Sea. In particular to work with the BSRs and assist with and supervise the completion of Security Risk Assessments and associated management plans, in order to help build provide data for the bp security risk picture.Deliver day to day assurance across the North Sea sites. In particular to undertake self-verification visits to all bp NS assets and partner suppliers at Heliports, Airports and Marine Bases supporting BP offshore Installations to ensure compliance with bp security standards.Provide security leadership and technical expertise to all businesses in the group, where there is no BSR. In particular, to work closely with those business units that do not have a dedicated security manager or representative and to ensure the relevant security processes are implemented and working in line with bp policy.Primary contact for the North Sea Business with responsibility for collaborating closely with the police, Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) and the Department for Transport Maritime Transport Security and Resilience Division (MTSRD).Job AdvertDesirable Criteria:A bachelors degree or equivalent combination of qualifications and experience.Ablity to speak and write English to a native standard with an emphasis on persuasive writing.A minimum of eight years’ experience leading all aspects of multiple sites across a national level business;Expertise in risk management and conducting risk assessments and quickly adapting to the requirements of new or developing situations requiring assessment;Comfortable participating in site and national level leadership team meetings and influencing the discussion;Experience in developing policies, protocols, and conducting training to ensure preparedness with a flair for implementing innovative solutions;Able to conduct critical investigations with discretion and compassion;Experience of interacting with senior level managers, successfully influencing discussions, seeing the bigger picture and proposing innovative solutions to problems;Understanding of budgets, producing an argument to support expenditure, & capital project management, and be able to deliver these at pace in collaboration with many collaborators;Experience working with local and national enforcement agencies and have an understanding of Scottish Law and Order from a Policing perspective, or a willingness to learn;Knowledge of security priorities for UK Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) and similar knowledge of the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code (ISPS) or a willingness to learn.Any Knowledge of security strategy and implementing physical, personal and technical security measures, or a willingness to learn; would be considered highly desirable.Experience of working with facilities management teams to be responsible for security service delivery. OPITO Basic Offshore Safety Induction & Emergency Training (BOSIET) with HUET & CA-EBS or willingness to complete it; would also be considered highly desirable for this positon.Note: This role is based in Aberdeen at bp’s North Sea Headquarters and offers flexible working conditions with a blend of core hours at home and in the office.At bp, we provide an extraordinary environment and benefits such as an open and inclusive culture, a great work-life balance, tremendous learning and development opportunities to craft your career path, life and health insurance, medical care package and many others!Diversity sits at the heart of our company and as an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender and gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application and interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employmentReinvent your career as you help our business to meet the challenges of the future. Apply now!”EntityRegions, Cities & SolutionsJob Family GroupHSSE GroupRelocation availableNoTravel requiredNegligible travelTime TypeFull timeCountryUnited KingdomAbout BPREGIONS, CITIES & SOLUTIONS Being part of regions, cities and solutions (RC&S) means bringing together the best of bp to build enduring relationships ‎with regions, countries, cities and corporations around the world. Together we can provide innovative, integrated ‎and decarbonised energy solutions at scale to help the world reach net zero and improve people’s ‎lives.Working within RC&S you will be:• providing a single 'face' and a joined-up approach to managing key political, business, community ‎and country stakeholders – working closely with our other bp entities• delivering intelligence, security, crisis management and geopolitical insights across all of our businesses• driving excellence and consistency in how we establish and manage all of our non-operated ‎joint ventures (NOJVs)‎• identifying and delivering new integrated energy solutions to help decarbonise countries, cities and ‎corporations by bringing together capabilities, products and services across our platform and with our ‎strategic partners, creating value greater than the sum of its parts

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