Deputy Team Leader (2IC) , Iraq

Location Basra, Iraq 
Rotational (8 weeks ‘on duty’, 4 weeks ‘off duty’) 

Job Purpose 
The Deputy Team Leader provides armed protection security for this client contract in Basra. He is responsible for maintaining the highest standards of team presentation and capability to the client. 

Tasks and Responsibilities 
Demonstrates client etiquette, discipline and Companys’ low profile approach; 
Possesses up to date knowledge of threat and key issues in Iraq. 
Conducts Vehicle and Dismounted Contact and Immediate Action Drills. 
Possesses competent Navigation skills including map, compass and use of GPS. 
Competent in the use of all communications systems both vehicles mounted and hand held. 
Able to be fully conversant and comply with Rules of Engagement and Use of Force. 
Maintains competence in these skills through regular formal assessment. 
Conducts effective administration to include vehicle maintenance, equipment husbandry/accountability and reports and returns. 
Assists in the conduct of risk assessments and operational planning.  
Issues orders to team members and briefs clients in line with SOPs when required. 
Conducts venue and route recces and produces reports. 
Is able to command the team and issue direction to clients. 

Knowledge and Experience Essential 
Minimum 12 months APT experience. 
Minimum 4 years military / police experience. 
Minimum 2 years commercial experience in Iraq. 
Fluent English speaker and writer. 

Experience managing operations for O&G clients. 
Experience managing local guard force. 

Qualifications and Specialist Skills 
SIA licence 
CP qualified by accredited provider 
MIRA qualified 
If not from a country where English is the official language, the candidate will provide proof (dated within the last 2 years) of language ability based on the TOEFL testing process with score of 110 or above or the IELTS of 8 or above. 
HECPO qualified preferable. 

All employees are expected to display behaviours reflective of our company values: Integrity and Ethics, Collaboration and Teamwork, Commitment to People and Professionalism and Excellence. 

How to apply 
If your qualifications, experience and aspirations match our requirements please email a covering letter and C.V., stating ‘Application – Deputy Team Leader' as the subject title of your email application and flag it as highly important to: by 28 th November 2015.