Location: Cape Town

Our Transport client is looking for an experienced Transport Risk and Security Manager to join their Cape Town team.

Designation requires travelling.




  • Maintain and manage a governance framework and a strategy for investigations within the Business.
  • Manage all Security related matters / incidents and ensure compliance on the latter within the business.
  • Continuously assessing the risks and threats to the business and establish early warning intelligence pertaining to geographical and human threats (strikes, local protests etc.)
  • Ensure effective and prompt response to Client’s requests on matters requiring investigation.
  • Conduct investigations effectively and with intense attention to detail.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant Legislative Acts and Security standards.
  • Support and advise the Branches / Sites on the Security processes across the business.
  • Ensure that Security staff have been trained sufficiently to operate effectively and efficiently and have the SOP’s signed and acknowledge by all Security officers.
  • Manage the security on site.
  • Maintain a positive and workable relationship between Operations and the Risk Department
  • Managing losses, claims and shortages in conjunction with other departments to mitigate the latter within the business on a daily basis
  • To present, manage and control future, more cost-effective strategies and or innovations to mitigate risk within the business.
  • To respond to any eventuality during or after hours
  • To manage and control CCTV systems and controllers
  • To conduct weekly route, branch, and vehicle audits
  • To be able to build and maintain an extensive intelligence network




  • Previous SAPS experience will be required.
  • A Diploma / Degree in Security or Risk Management will be an advantage.
  • At least 5 years experience in a managerial role.
  • Registration with PSIRA Grade A.
  • Ability to liaise with various stakeholders such as SAPS, Metro / Traffic Departments, External Service Suppliers, and other Security / Risk entities.
  • Proven investigation and report writing experience, preferably SAPS Detective Experience
  • Must be able to work after hours, weekends & Public Holidays.
  • Must be willing to travel extensively
  • Stress tolerant and confident.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s Licence.

Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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