Job Vacancy For Security Officer



The Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences, Ghana's premier learned society seeks an experienced and highly motivated Security Officer.

Job Description

• The Security Officer will be responsible for securing the GAAS premises and personnel by patrolling property; monitoring and inspecting building, equipment and vehicles

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

• Secure premises and personnel by patrolling property and monitoring movements to and from the premises during office hours
• Inspect buildings, equipment, and access points to guard against theft, property damage, violence, infraction of rules, intrusion, etc.
• Prevent losses and damage by reporting theft, unauthorized persons, illegal or suspicious activities, unusual occurrences
• Complete reports by recording observations, information, occurrences
• Establish cordial relationships with personnel in all departments
• Perform any other duties assigned by the Executive Secretary

Qualification Required & Experience

• Applicant must possess a minimum of WASSCE/SSSCE/GCE Ordinary Level /General Business Certificate Examination with credits in five subjects including English Language and Mathematics
• Any additional certification in a security related area from a recognized institution will be an added advantage
• Must have at least two years of relevant experience
• Vigilant, alert and always aware of one’s surroundings
• Honesty and integrity
• Physically and medically fit and within a healthy weight range
• Good interpersonal and communication skills (oral and written)
• Integrity and the ability to act responsibly and ethically
• Good manners and comportment
• Must not be more than thirty-five years of age by close of December 2021

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

All applications should be addressed and emailed to the honorary secretary:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 17 September, 2021