Job Vacancy For Head of Security

The University of Media Arts and Communication (UniMAC) invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following position: Head of Security

Duties and Responsibilities shall include but not limited to the following:

• Develop procedures to ensure physical safety of employees, students and visitors
• Develop and implement security policy, standards, guidelines and procedures
• Ensure security is maintained and updated
• Create workplace violence awareness and prevention programmes
• Liaise and maintain relationships with the appropriate offices of the institute, the Police and other security agencies, on matters bordering on the security of the institute
• Develop emergency procedures and incident responses and investigate security breaches
• Conduct audits to identify weaknesses in security operations of the institute
• Develop risk management assessments
• Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time

Qualification Required & Experience

• Possess a Master's Degree in Peace and Security or relevant equivalent qualification
• Must not be below the rank of an Assistant Registrar and must have served in that rank for at least 4 years OR
• Must be of the rank of Assistant Commissioner of Police or its equivalent in the Ghana Armed Forces/other analogous Security organisation
• Duty conscious and have the capacity to manage crisis situations
• Sober with maturity and drive for sound and impartial judgement and
• A good communicator with good inter-personal skills

Remuneration: Conditions of service are as applicable in Government of Ghana subvented Universities

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Prospective applicants are requested to submit their application, curriculum vitae, copies of certificates and a vision statement for the role in no more than five hundred (500) words to the following address:

The Registrar
University of Media, Arts and Communication
P.O.Box GP 667,

Applications can also be submitted electronically to the following email address:

Closing Date: 12 July, 2024