Security & Loss Prevention Mgr

AFL Telecommunications LLC - Duncan, SC

AFL provides industry-leading fiber optic products and services across the globe. Our company was founded in 1984 with a single fiber optic cable and now we manufacture over two thousand products, employ over 5,000 associates and consistently generate annual sales in excess of a billion-dollars in revenue. With our commitment to professional growth and employee development, let AFL “Connect” you to your next career opportunity!

Job Summary

The Security and Loss Prevention Manager is primarily responsible for developing, managing, and monitoring the security processes and systems globally. The scope includes evaluation, development, and implementation of operational policies and procedures. The position will ensure that the environment in the organization is safe for employees and visitors.


Travel Security, Weather Impact and Medical Support:
Leverage the International SOS program for both domestic and international travel
Identify and educate travelers on risks associated with planned travel
Actively monitor travelers and advise if security or weather issues develop
Support travelers with medical needs

Site Security Systems:
Develop and maintain minimum expectations for physical assets such as site access, types and locations of cameras, image retention, access to restricted areas, communications and power redundancy, and visitor programs
Provide guidance and support on systems to maintain minimum expectations

Property Loss and Risk Management:
Understand monitoring systems, as well as the needs for property protection, including what types of fire suppression is best for applications.
Consult with the insurance engineering team
Coordinate training, inspection, and emergency management programs with facilities and EHS resources

Remote Employee Security / Accessing Remote Worksites:
Develop, implement and maintain expectations for safe access to work areas that are not under our control such as private dwellings and commercial and retail facilities
Education programs for employee safety and security while working in remote worksites
Set expectations and parameters for employees that work alone

Violence in the Workplace / Active Shooter:
Develop and implement a full program consisting of training, onsite response resources, site evacuation and notification processes

Vehicle Management:
Monitor and provide systems and support to ensure security of vehicles and contents
Work with fleet team and different business units to ensure compliance with federal and local regulations and safe vehicle operation
Crisis Management / Business Continuity
Assist with crisis management, pandemic planning, and other business continuity programs, maintenance, and implementation as required

Security Issues of New Markets/Geographies:
Assess risk, gather intelligence and develop plans as new geographies are considered and added to projects for employee safety and emergency support
Personal Qualities

Excellent communication and training skills
Strong leadership skills
Proactive and tactical
Analytical and strategic

Bachelors degree plus 5+ years of experience in similar role or Associates degree and 8+ years of experience in a similar role required
Previous experience in a military or law enforcement profession preferred
Proficient with Microsoft Office programs
Working Conditions

Global travel will fluctuate as needed to support program implementation