Security Supervisor

Lakeside Shopping Centre, Essex
Salary: £10.01 /hour

Job Description

Security Supervisor – Retail

Working for Amberstone Guarding as a Retail Security Officer, you will be based in our clients department store in Lakeside Retail Centre. The job is inclusive of some loss prevention tasks such as risk reviews and client auditing as well as prevention and detection of theft.

Benefits of working with Amberstone Guarding:

  • Permanent positions
  • SIA Licence – Company pays for renewal
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Child Care Voucher Scheme in operation
  • Simply Health cover scheme
  • Investing in employees through continuous development plans
  • Perkbox incentive scheme


The post holder will be responsible for maintaining a professional standard of security in House of Fraser Lakeside and manage a team of 10 retail officers.

Hours:50 hours per week over 5 days.

Salary:£10.01 per hour.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Patrolling the shop floor and deterring criminal activity
  • Scheduling
  • Apprehending shoplifters
  • Liaising with the Store Management and Local Authorities
  • Performing compliance checks
  • Completing colleague and contractor searches
  • Completing vulnerability checks on departments in the shop

Essential Criteria:

  • Valid SIA licence
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Strong Retail experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Smart appearance
  • Ability to handle conflict situations in a professional manner

Applicants must be able to provide a full 5 year checkable work or back to school history.

Due to the large number of applicants that we receive if you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have been unsuccessful.

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