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About the Role:
Anglia Ruskin University Security Section has responsibility for the safety and security of students, staff and visitors across our three campuses. We’re seeking an individual to join our team at our Cambridge campus working 37 hours per week.
As the first point of contact for security and access related enquiries, you’ll be interacting with students, staff and visitors. Working with our Safety & Security Officers, you’ll provide them with support and will be responsible for directing incidents, monitoring and managing systems, alarms and car park access through the remote barriers. You’ll write incident reports, update logs and other duties associated with the smooth running of the security operation at our University.
You’ll be organised, capable of working under pressure with experience of working in an environment where confidentiality is paramount. With excellent communication and interpersonal skills, you’ll be customer focussed, able to multi-task and be capable of working without supervision. You’ll also be IT literate with sound knowledge of Microsoft Office and will be willing to be trained in the use of other systems.
Informal enquiries can be made to David Robinson, Security Operational Duty Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Find out more about working with us.
We have an agile working culture and offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our staff and students and expect all staff to share this commitment.
We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
We particularly welcome applications from women who are under-represented this area.
We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
In accordance with the UK Government’s immigration points-based system, this post does not meet the characteristics of a skilled job including salary criteria to be eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route.
Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working
For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.