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Security Officer - £22.5K

Full-time – Central Cirencester


Our client, Gardiner Haskins is currently looking for a full-time (39 hours) Security Officer.


As a Security Officer at Gardiner Haskins, you’ll be more than a Security Guard. You'll be a crucial part of the team covering a range of duties at their store in central Cirencester. You will ensure the safety of their customers and staff, the physical security of the building and assets including key holding, whilst providing excellent and professional levels of customer service. Gardiner Haskins pride themselves on delivering customer service excellence in a safe, secure and friendly environment.


This is a varied role where you will interact with employees, customers and visitors. Your role will include greeting visitors and contractors, ensuring they adhere to the required security protocols, conducting regular employee searches, patrolling and securing the premises and dealing with security related incidents. With a keen eye and a confident and calm approach you could look forward to an interesting career where no two days are the same.


As an experienced security professional, you will be able to demonstrate the following:


Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

Excellent customer service

Support to the store management team and a visible uniformed presence/deterrent on the sales floor

Assertiveness and confidence when dealing with challenging situations

Capability to work on your own initiative as well as being a team player

The ability to monitor and use CCTV

A pro-active, can do attitude


You will need to be aged 18 or over, SIA qualified, possess a current DBS certificate and have previous experience as a security officer, preferably in a busy retail environment. You will be a confident communicator, be assertive and compassionate under pressure, with the drive and commitment to provide a friendly and professional service.

You must be flexible and available to work on a varied shift pattern which will include days, evenings and weekends. Join Gardiner Haskins and you can also enjoy real career variation and satisfaction with a well-known, established, local independent Company.


If you are interested in applying for this position please email your CV & covering letter to recruit@partnersinhr.co.uk



Closing Date: 18th October 2019