Head Security

Job Title: Head Security

Reports to: Human Resource Manager

Vacancies:  One (1) Positions.

Age 30-45 years.

Job Purpose:

Assess security risks and threats to the organization, and develop security strategies for mitigation.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee and direct all security functions at the Institute.
  • Submit monthly security reports and updates on the Institute`s security status.
  • Coordinate & supervise other internal security officers.
  • Enforce security procedures to safe guard the Institute’s assets & properties.
  • Execute guard duties in liaison with contracted private security.

Qualifications Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of a Diploma.
  • At least Five (5) years of professional experience in the security field.
  • Military or Police background will be an added advantage.
  • Professional knowledge in IT security or Public Space Surveillance/ CCTV.
  • Knowledge of Law enforcement, and Camera Interpretation.
  • Capacity to work under minimum supervision.

How to Apply:

Applications with typed CVs, copies of academic transcripts & certificates should be sent to the address below:

Human Resource Manager.

Uganda Industrial Research Institute (UIRI)

P.O. Box 7086, Plot 42 Mukabya Rd, Nakawa Industrial Area


Dead line not later than 28th February 2022 at 5pm.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Job Purpose: Responsible for assessing security risks and threats of the organization, and develop an overall security strategy for mitigation.