Security Manager - TRYP by Wyndham Dubai

Location
Dubai (Emirate) (AE)
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Ref
1702151
Sector
Hotel
Job Level
Management

OUR BRANDS

Wyndham Hotel Group is the world’s largest and most diverse hotel company, encompassing approximately 8,000 hotels and 679,100 rooms in 73 countries. From the award-winning upscale offerings of its namesake Wyndham Hotels and Resorts® brand, to the distinctly familiar properties of its globally recognized Dolce, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8® ,TRYP by Wyndham® and Howard Johnson® brands, Wyndham Hotel Group prides itself on providing guests, owners and franchisees with exceptional customer service, great value and the most lodging choices around the world.

OUR HOTELS - TRYP by Wyndham®

For every country on your bucket list, TRYP has locations in the world’s hippest cities, from Berlin to Barcelona, New York City to São Paulo and coming soon to Dubai in June 2017.  Each of our TRYP hotels is nestled in the heart of the city, giving you walkable access to the downtown hubs so you can experience an authentic life abroad. Business travelers will revel in our comfortable settings and plentiful amenities, families will find our family room setups too much fun, and all of our guests will enjoy immediate access to the best of culture and nightlife.  Combine with our attractive deals and travel packages, and discover the best the city has to offer at TRYP.

The TRYP Experience

Our passion for our guests is only equal to our passion for our cities. Our global locations put you in the heart of our cities and we invite you to explore and discover the best that the city offers. Our local and connected TRYPSTERS will guide you to the most authentic experiences available – from great local cuisine to fabulous nights on the town. We want to wine you, dine you, recline you, and WiFi you.

TRYP by Wyndham Dubai – Opening June 2017

With 650 guest rooms including 24 suites, the four-star TRYP by Wyndham Dubai is currently planned to be the largest TRYP by Wyndham hotel in the world! Located in the heart of the Al Barsha South business district, the hotel will be within easy reach of attractions including Mall of the Emirates and Palm Jumeirah. Hotel facilities will include designated meeting space, a spa, gymnasium and a variety of food and beverage outlets including a tapas restaurant and all-day dining restaurant, as well as a coffee shop, lounge area and bar.

What will you be doing as Security Manager?

The Security Manager is responsible for the effective and efficient operation of the security department. He/she ensures the security of the building and safety of the guests and TRYPsters, preventing accidents and incidents and liaising with relevant government agencies. You will protect the hotel assets and guest’s property from theft and damage using an intelligence-led approach to security. You will provide leadership for security guards and maintain a disciplined regime to ensure minimum standards are maintained, while educating other departments on how security is everyone’s responsibility and how you, as a security function, can assist each department. You drive hotel safety drills, planning and executing them, reviewing what went well and what could have been done better and adjusting tactics. You will build, maintain and develop relationships with external partners such as the police, civil defense and other security services. You would also be responsible to ensure compliance with Wyndham Hotels rules and regulations for the reporting and investigating accidents, thefts, property loss, unlawful activities, ensuring suitable investigation files are maintained.

What are we looking for?

  • At least 5 years of experience of corporate security/law enforcement/hotel security/military
  • Someone who values independent thinking
  • Creativity and intelligence
  • Progressive experience in managing a large team
  • Communication skills are key
  • Extensive working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of CCTV and access control a definite benefit
  • Strong knowledge of local laws, investigative methods and fire safety
  • Effective conflict resolution and problem solving skills
  • Multilinguistic
  • Previous experience in a similar role added advantage but not essential

Disclaimer

In some locations around the world, Wyndham Hotel Group manages hotel properties on behalf of a third party owner. At many of those properties, the Hotel owner is the actual employer, and Wyndham Hotel Group performs recruiting and hiring functions on their behalf. I understand and agree that, by applying through this site, I may be applying for a position with a company other than Wyndham Hotel Group where Wyndham Hotel Group is serving as the management company and will not be the actual employer.