Assistant Security Manager Job in Kenya

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Assistant Security Manager Job in Kenya

Kenya Development Corporation (KDC), is a premier Development Finance Institution (DFI) incorporated on 27th November 2020 following the merger of Industrial & Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC), IDB Capital Ltd (IDB) and Tourism Finance Corporation (TFC). The Corporation’s mandate is to promote sustainable socio-economic development by providing development finance, infrastructure finance, business support and advisory services to medium and large-scale industries, infrastructure projects and commercial undertakings in target sectors in Kenya and elsewhere.

As part of our strategic realignment we believe that attracting and retaining the right people is essential to the realization of our corporate goals and therefore must have in place, world- class human resources.

KDC therefore invites applications from qualified professionals for the following positions:


Job Purpose

The Security Officer is responsible for maintaining safe and secure environment for KDC staff and property.


  • Develop and implement Policies and Procedures relating to safety and security in the Corporation,
  • Ensure compliance with approved safety and security policies to safeguard staff, visitors and general public using KDC premises,
  • Co-ordinate the monitoring, detection and deterrence of crimes in KDC premises,
  • Carry out investigations on security breaches to conclusion liaising with relevant authorities for appropriate action,
  • Reporting on any security incidents to all concerned parties,
  • Co-ordination of investigations by Government
  • Provide advisory to enhance security and general day to day oversight of the security services provided by the private security firms,
  • Undertake the lead role in Safety and Security Incident Management,
  • Provide intelligence on all matters of safety and security,
  • Prepare and submit periodic safety, security and intelligence


For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have;

  • A minimum of eight (8) years’ experience in relevant work in the Public Service or in the Private Sector with at least four (4) years’ experience in a supervisory role;
  • Bachelor’s Degree in social Science, criminology or any other relevant field;
  • Master’s degree in social Science, criminology or any other relevant field;
  • Must have a certificate in management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks Certification in security Management
  • At least five years of demonstrable experience in security management in a medium to Large;
  • Candidate must have trained/worked in the Government security
  • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution

How to Apply

Detailed application instructions are available on the KDC website under the careers section. The applications should be received by 16th December 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Kenya Development Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution – Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons living with disabilities. Therefore, Women, Persons Living with disabilities, the Marginalized and the Minorities are encouraged to Apply.

Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification. 

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