Join our Team –  Night Duty Manager – National Operations Centre – Chatham 

Are you looking for a role where you can really make a difference? A role where you will need to work to your own initiative with great attention to detail?

We are currently recruiting for a Night Duty Manager who will need all of these qualities and more to really advance in this role and make it their own, while ensuring all business needs are met.

What is the role?

Reporting to the National Operations Centre Manager, the Duty Manager’s  role will be to carry out daily tasks specifically set out by the management. The Duty Manager should always be aware of the ever changing security environment and should take steps to make themselves coherent with new/updated procedures and processes.

National Operations Centre is a service provider of Control Centre facilities, currently providing the following services:

•  Contact Centre for front line security staff, emergency services, alarm monitoring stations, and
existing or potential clients requiring reactive services.
•  Client Helpdesk.
•  Remote CCTV Monitoring Station 

Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Drive the collaborative working environment between the NOC and Operational functions of the
  • Work to agreed internal KPIs to deliver excellence in service standards out of hour
  • Maintain adherence to all client KPI service agreements out of hours
  • Assist the NOC Manager in reviewing new processes and updating current procedures
  • Manage the implementation of all company operating systems in and out of the NOC
  • Manage and grow the relationship between service partners & suppliers to ensure consistent service
    deliverables to our clients
  • Adhere to requested deadlines
  • Liaising with Mobile Supervisors to ensure all Response obligations are undertaken within shifts
  • Proactively manage, retain, and develop, long term relationships within client accounts and
    recognising opportunities for business development    
  • Maintain adherence to all client KPI service agreements out of hours 
  • Demonstrable track record of leading and managing teams to a Management Level 3 Qualification or equivalent

What experience, skills and experience do I need? 

  • Knowledge of the Security industry
  • Proven management experience within a Contact or Control Centre environment
  • Possesses a deep understanding of the business objectives and processes that determine success.
  •  Friendly presence and helpful attitude; excellent interpersonal skills, and ability to Manage a team as
    well as working alone when required. 
  • Proven track record of identifying new business opportunities and upselling business offer to current
    clients and suppliers.
  • Excellent telephone skills. Previous customer service experience strongly desired
  • Previous experience in both Staff investigation and disciplinary/grievance processes, managing
    absence, capability and ensuring team wellbeing, with an understanding of Equality, Diversity and
  • Business acumen – entrepreneurial skills- experience of managing client and customer relationships. 
  • Maintain adherence to all client KPI service agreements out of hours

  Personal Attributes

  • Excellent communication, written and verbal, showing a strong command of the English language
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • High level of self-motivation and problem solving
  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  •  Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages
  •  Flexibility
  •  Organisational skills
  •  Positive attitude

*please note this is an advert and is not the full job description and person specification , if you require the full job description please email 

Why work for us?

Well apart from joining our friendly team we offer Uniform, SIA Licensing savings scheme, Cycle to Work Salary Sacrifice Scheme, 5.6 weeks annual leave including Bank Holiday’s, Pension and Life Assurance subject to qualifying service.

Perkbox – Working in partnership with Perkbox, all employees are offered a range of benefits, from retailer discounts, cinema tickets, wellness and gym membership and many other fantastic benefits for you to enjoy. *available after 6 months service.

Who we are:

Ward Security provides security services solutions to a range of UK businesses. Security services include: CCTV security systems, property management, guard dog security, key holding services, security guard patrol services, response alarm systems and more.  We also offer security approved qualifications training through our Training Academy.

With over 1000 employees operating nationally we seek the best talent to uphold our vision to be the most trusted Security Partner in the UK.

Ward Security recruit, train and reward the very best staff, complemented by the latest technology and communications to ensure the highest levels of security and Client service.

We will need your current CV and you can upload this on your online application form and send this to quoting the Job Reference.


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Ward Security are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Ward Security is pleased to announce that it has become a Recognised Service Provider working alongside the Living Wage Foundation. This achievement means Ward Security meet the standards set by Citizens UK and Centre for Civil Society for good practice by providers of personnel under contract.

Ward Security is an approved HABC Training Centre to deliver security recognised training qualifications in:

  • Level 2 Working as a Security Officer in the Private Security Industry
  • Level 2 Working as a Door Supervisor in the Private Security Industry
  • Level 2 Award for Working as a CCTV Operator (Public Space Surveillance) in the Private Security Industry

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