Regional Security Operations Lead
GWS Segment
Gebäudemanagement, Risikomanagement
Singapore - Singapore

CBRE is seeking an experienced Security Operations Lead to join our Singapore team supporting one our clients operating within the investment banking and financial services sector. The role will be focused on achieving the highest level of safety and security for our client’s assets.  This person will be responsible for managing and directing security operations across the client’s regional portfolio and will include matrix management of the account in-Country Security Leads throughout the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.


The role will take a leadership position to ensure a coordinated delivery approach across the client’s Security Operations:
  • Support the account, and the account leadership, in achieving compliance, commercial and quality objectives around security operations, including manned guarding and control room operations. 
  • Implementing and executing Security services delivery in assigned countries, including related operational duties and instructions in accordance with the Client’s policies, standards, and procedures, to allow for the business operations, systems, and processes to proceed with minimal disruption.
  • Develop, implement the tactical delivery of strategic security initiatives and projects, in conjunction with client Corporate Security team.
  • Develop & maintain strong relationships and rapport with key internal stakeholders and external partners. 
  • Support and contribute to the account business continuity planning ensuring timely response to incidents to minimize business disruption.
  • Provide subject matter expertise in security operations and solutions.
  • Assist to plan, budget, procure, implement, and manage physical security operations.
  • Manage key supplier relationships across the APAC region.
  • Assist to develop operating procedures and key documentation.
  • Regular operational and Service Level Agreement (SLA) performance review meetings with Country Security Leads and Security Vendors.
  • Develop, manage, and issue regular program status reports.
  • Liaison with internal or external auditors for security and compliance audits.

  • Post Graduate Degree in Criminal Justice, Security, Law Enforcement, Business Management or equivalent education or experience.
  • 7+ years of progressive experience managing corporate security operations.  Banking / Finance Sector and APAC regional experience are highly preferred. 
  • Knowledge of regional operational security delivery, including access control and video surveillance technologies.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals regarding physical security.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills, including attention to detail and the ability to create and deliver presentations.
  • Experience in vendor contract management and budget negotiations, as well as possessing a well-established network within the security profession.
  • Ability to exercise strong leadership during incident response.
  • Ability to promote collaboration and cross-cultural cooperation.
  • Skilled in developing metrics and in conducting security related trend analysis.
  • Ability to develop and deliver security awareness training programs.
  • Ability to travel within the assigned region as needs arise.