- Singapore - St James Power Station Headquarters
Dyson is a technology and engineering pioneer and currently operates in the categories of Floorcare, Environmental Control (“Air Multiplier” bladeless fans/heaters/humidifiers/purifiers), Lighting, and Professional (“Airblade” hand dryers). Dyson began 27 years ago with James Dyson and a handful of engineers questioning everyday products, thinking differently and making them better.Dyson invented the world’s first bagless vacuum with Root Cyclone™ technology, and also the bladeless fans with Air Amplifier™ technology. Currently, Dyson holds 4,550 patents and patents holding, and have a team of over 2,000 engineers and scientists. Dyson also holds a Queen’s Award for Innovation.
Dyson vacuum cleaners are now available in 70 countries worldwide, and on average one machine is sold every 5 seconds. 90% of our machines are sold overseas, this was 30% just 10 years ago. Dyson was recently awarded the Queen’s Award for International Trade, which reflects the company’s growth over the last few years. We are now the world's number one vacuum cleaner manufacturer by value in the UK, US, Western Europe, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, and Australia.
“That’s really what Dyson is all about – new thinking to solve everyday problems.” - James Dyson
About the Role
The Country Security Manager, Singapore (CSM) will be the focal point for all security-related activities and incident response for Dyson’s premises and operations within Singapore. The position leads the Security Operations Team (including approximately 34 security personnel) in securing Dyson’s main premises in Singapore Technology Centre (including Singapore Advance Manufacturing/Warehouse and all other assets. The role will necessarily require the individual to actively monitor emerging and existing threats to the business and to realise Group Security strategic programs and processes within Singapore to mitigate those threats. The CSM also coordinates support, whenever necessary, from other areas of Dyson Group Security (including Security Training, Insider Risk, Information Security, Profit Protection and Technical Security). The qualified candidate will report directly to the Regional Security Manager, APAC.
Develops, aligns, and maintains all aspects of the Singapore Security Operations programme
Leads all members of Singapore Security Operations team (Shift Leads, Shift Officers, Relief Officers, Day Officers)
Oversees security provisions for the all-Dyson sites and new projects within Singapore.
Supports the Regional Security Manager (APAC) in aligning with the wider Dyson Security Strategy, taking the Group and Regional strategies, and shaping them to the specific needs of the Singapore Dyson environment
Coordinates with all stakeholders (internal and external) to ensure that Singapore security provision is fit for purpose, continually meets the needs of the organisation, is well understood and that accountability is clearly defined
Assists in the delivery of relevant security awareness campaigns to drive cultural change in the organisation regarding security best practice
Develops external communication links between other relevant Singapore businesses and government agencies to share intelligence/information regarding criminal and any other activity which could affect the business
Works with the Technical Security team to plan and ensure the technical security provisions for Singapore sites are fit for purpose, fully operational and well maintained
In consultation with Regional Security Manager, develops change projects and programmes to address specific security issues. Leads/supports in the governance of those projects and programmes - drive delivery, monitors progress and unsticks issues and blockers
Supports and challenges other Dyson departments on their progress towards security objectives. Identifies and supports the delivery of action plans to address shortfalls
Develops security-based performance reports covering Dyson’s main Singapore premises that contain key performance indicators to support the activity
Accountable for all Singapore sites Major Incident Management planning/training, providing leadership during major incidents
Constantly drives positive behaviours (aligned with Dyson Code and Values) amongst all members of the Singapore Security Operations Team
Maintains a flexible vision of the future
Builds positive partnership skills through effective communications
Manages a diverse range of stakeholders and in doing so, ensure all needs are qualified, understood and provisioned in a proportional and cost-effective manner
Realises strategic business planning objectives through to very tactical level delivery
Continually assesses existing systems and approaches, rationalising where necessary and implementing new, more efficient methods and cost-effective solutions where appropriate.
Must have sound judgment and discretion
Willingness to take initiative and make continuous improvements
Able to maintain composure in a demanding environment and cope with a high degree of change and growth
Understand diverse stakeholder and job requirements and independently determine what tasks need to be accomplished
Demonstrable experience of operating effectively in a fast-paced commercial environment
Strong understanding of industry-specific legislation and compliance requirements.
Subject matter expertise in physical security systems and technology, including surveillance/detection systems, access control systems, control room environments, alarm monitoring, counter-surveillance, drone technology, radio procedures
Proven experience with intellectual asset protection/security related area
Demonstrable work experience in a global, multi-national organisation
Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.
At Dyson, it's about more than our machines. We recognise that our success comes from our inventive people. We believe in including everybody and supporting you on your journey with us
We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.