Close Protection and Facilities Officer

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Job Description


GB News: Britain’s News Channel.
Freeview 236, Sky HD 512, Virgin Media HD 604, YouView 236, Freesat HD 216, YouTube, mobile, & DAB + radio – news, opinion & debate for all the UK

About the job

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Ensuring the safety and security of media personnel, equipment, and locations
Conducting risk assessments and developing security plans
Responding quickly and effectively to threats or emergencies
Providing physical protection to high profile individuals and public figures
Maintaining situational awareness to detect and deter potential threats at the studio site
Maintaining confidentiality and discretion regarding client information and movements
Media back-watching with reporters and camera crew on location. Willingness to deploy at short notice

Skills / Experience

Level 3 Close Protection Qualification
Level 3 First Person On Scene (FPOS) or Level 3 First Responder Emergency Care (FREC)
SIA Close Protection Licence
Previous Military/Police experience desirable
Experience working with high profile/celebrity clients
Excellent communication Skills
Excellent Situational Awareness


DBS Check up to date
Willingness to carry out facilities tasks at the studio site as and when required. This will not impact on your protective posture or the security of the site.
Ability to interact confidently and professionally with a wide range of people.
Customer-facing presence and attitude when working at studio site

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