Officer, Security

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Officer, Security

  • Post Date:October 7, 2022
  • Views 49
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  • Career Level Officer
    Experience 5 Years
    Gender Male
  • Industry Energy
    Qualification Bachelor Degree
    Salary As per Organization Salary Scale
  • Number of Opportunities 1
    Vacancy Number 10046754
    Location Kabul
Job Description

About Aga Khan Education Services:

Aga Khan Education Services (AKES), an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), is one of the largest private, not-for-profit, non-denominational educational networks in the developing world to improve the quality of life of the communities. Through the provision of ECD, formal (K-12) and non-formal education programs, AKES seeks to enable all children and students to acquire both knowledge and the essential wisdom needed to balance that knowledge and enable them to attain the highest fulfilment.








AKES Afghanistan (AKES, A) started its operation in Afghanistan in 2004. Ever since, AKES, A has been providing quality ECD and non-formal education programs that benefitted thousands of children and students living in marginalized areas. Currently, AKES, A is operating in 6 provinces namely Kabul, Baghlan, Kunduz, Balkh, Samangan and Badakhshan reaching to over 25,000 children and students through one Central Office in Kabul, three Regional Offices and several Area Offices.

AKES, A is determined to establish the Aga Khan Early Learning Resource Center (AKELRC) in Kabul in 2021. The AKELRC will be a flagship ECD program serving as the national AKDN ECD Resource Center for early years and family programs in the country. The AKELRC, upon becoming a center of excellence for government, development partners and the private sector, will continuously create traditional and alternative professional development tools, resources, and opportunities for ECD teachers and practitioners at the national level. Finally, the AKELRC will move up the AKES, A ECD program expansion and program reform agenda through providing technical and programmatic support to a wide network of ECD centers (through Hub and Spokes Model) in eight provinces of Afghanistan.

Job Description:

  • act as a focal point for collecting and reviewing security information and reports and its proper dissemination to the CO staff and FMOs and providing advice accordingly.
  • Assist HoFM with the preparation of situational analysis, briefings, contingency response advice, and updating the safety and security policies and procedures.
  • ensures that all staff are regularly and adequately briefed on the security situation and the procedures to be followed.
  • Provide weekly security briefings for the CO-based staff and regional FMOs.
  • Inform the HoFM and FMOs of any security issues and update them about the security measures.
  • Provide clear instructions to the staff on taking security measures to ensure their safety and security.
  • Conduct security briefings to new employees joining at the respective region and give them orientation on security precautions and protocols.
  • develop and implement risk-mitigation strategies, as well as review standard operating procedures in accordance with risk analysis.
  • Work as a capacity-building provider to all the security-related staff of the CO and Regions and provide security-related training as and when required to all the watchmen.
  • Produce clear reports from physical security assessments and make recommendations.
  • Provide security clearance to central office staff during intra-region or inter-region travel.
  • Conduct a security risk assessment of the targeting/operational areas, new geographic areas, events, and routes.
  • create an environment of learning for the watchmen, center operations in charge/operations assistant, and assist them in promoting their knowledge of safety and security.
  • During emergencies or unwanted circumstances, the security officer should react wisely and instantly and follow adequate procedures in order to counter the emergency, and make sure the relevant line of authorities are immediately informed of the emergency.
  • reports all suspicious activities, including surveillance efforts around AKES facilities, to the HoFM.
  • Provide daily security reports to the NCC and HoFM.
  • Investigate and analyze security incidents, prepare security incident reports using the standard incident report format, and advise on prevention and corrective measures.
  • Maintain local security information trees and disseminate security flash alerts and advisories to staff as and when required.

Job Requirements:

  •  Bachelor’s in safety management, law and business administration
  •  Intermediate level of English
  •  At least 3 – 5 years of experience in the field of safety & security.
  •  Fundamental computer skills (office package)
  •  Supervision and Facilitation Skills
  •  Excellent written and oral communication skills

Submission Guideline:

Please submit your application through this link: no later than October 15, 2022.

  • Ensure to upload your CV and Cover Letter in one file.
  • Do not upload any un-necessary documents unless you are asked to do so.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Aga Khan Education Service, Afghanistan’s recruitment and selection procedures reflect our commitment to equal opportunity, child safeguarding and safeguarding of beneficiaries against abuse, bullying, exploitation, and all other sexual and non-sexual harassments.

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