Jobs Career Advice Signup

Send this job to a friend


Did you notice an error or suspect this job is scam? Tell us.

  • Posted: Feb 16, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The Fairmont Norfolk is a historic hotel in Nairobi, Kenya and is owned by the luxury hotel chain, Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. The hotel has 170 rooms, 4 restaurants, and consists of 5 main blocks, each ranging from 1 to 2 stories high. The hotel has a signature Tudor style of architecture that has been maintained since its original construction.
    Read more about this company


    Security Manager

    Security Manager

    The Security Manager is responsible for the general safety and security of Hotel property, guests and colleagues in compliance with corporate Safety & Security standards.

    What is in it for you:

    • Employee benefit card offering discounted rates in Accor worldwide
    • Learning programs through our Academies and the opportunity to earn qualifications while you work
    • Opportunity to develop your talent and grow within your property and across the world!
    • Ability to make a difference in the local community through our Corporate Social Responsibility activities, like Planet 21 

    What you will be doing:

    Reporting to the General Manager, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following: 

    • Is responsible for the discipline of the officers and being overall in charge of the operations of the Safety & Security department.
    • Takes a lead role in emergencies.
    • Is responsible for overseeing the activities of the department.
    • Is responsible for planning and carrying out the plan for security at special events or for V.I.P.s.
    • Is overall responsible for investigation of all incidents
    • Is responsible for designing and implementing a strategic plan for the Safety & Security department, every year.
    • Conducts weekly, documented inspections of the hotel listing any safety or security infractions and ensuring these are corrected by the time of the next walkthrough.
    • To support the financial objectives of the hotel through proper and efficient management.
    • To prepare the overall Security budget and ensure that budget allocated is used wisely.
    • Is able to form and maintain productive relationships with outside parties- Local Police, Fire Brigade, county and national government and Foreign country Embassies.

    Your experience and skills include:

    • Minimum 5 years of experience as Security Manager, preferably in a hotel or travel industry environment.
    • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills required.
    • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel.
    • The successful candidate will be an extremely organized, detail-oriented, professional, and a self-motivated team-player with excellent interpersonal skills.
    • University education preferred.
    • Certified First Aider and fire marshall
    • Working knowledge on current OSHA and relevant legislation.

    Your team and working environment:

    Fairmont The Norfolk Hotel has played a leading role in Kenya’s colorful history, and continues to be Nairobi’s finest and best-known luxury hotel. The town and later the modern city of Nairobi grew up around Fairmont The Norfolk hotel, which boasts 170 guest rooms and suites, and still has its own private tropical gardens. The hotel is still the traditional starting point for safaris and the Lord Delamere Terrace is modern Nairobi’s most famous meeting place, where drinks and light meals are served continuously from morning until midnight.
    Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
    We are an inclusive company and our ambition is to attract, recruit and promote diverse talent.
    Why work for Accor?
    We are far more than a worldwide leader. We welcome you as you are and you can find a job and brand that matches your personality. We support you to grow and learn every day, making sure that work brings purpose to your life, so that during your journey with us, you can continue to explore Accor’s limitless possibilities.
    By joining Accor, every chapter of your story is yours to write and together we can imagine tomorrow’s hospitality. Discover the life that awaits you at Accor, visit  

    Method of Application

    Check out the salaries of Fairmont The Norfolk HERE

    Interested and qualified? Go to Fairmont Hotels & Resorts on to apply

    Build your CV for free. Download in different templates.

  • Send your application

    View All Vacancies at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Back To Home

Subscribe to Job Alert


Join our happy subscribers

Send your application through

GmailGmail YahoomailYahoomail