Location: São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Job type: Full-Time
Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
Contribute to improving security performance in the organization. Support business by applying in-depth security knowledge to offer solutions and advice. Assist in the delivery of security risk assessments, security plans, and ensure effective risk management through excellence in security measures along ABB’s value chain.
Individual contributor using in-depth knowledge to execute complex or specialized projects/challenges often thinking independently to challenge traditional solutions. Comprehensive knowledge of related disciplines in the organization. Works independently, applying established standards, and instructs or coaches other professionals.
The role has contact with ABB stakeholders ranging from the Business president, Business Managers, country staff as well as any ABB employee and/or subcontractor. It will also liaise and represent ABB in contacts on Security issues with customers, suppliers, governmental and non-governmental stakeholders.
Collects, analyzes, and reports on performance, utilizing Corporate Sustainability key performance indicators (KPIs).
Performs and documents regular operational security audits and inspections.
Tracks, assesses, and reports on emerging security trends and related legislation.
Supports managers to ensure that area of responsibility is compliant with security standards, regulations, and guidelines.
Contributes to effective risk management of security-related issues in the business by providing advice on key business decisions to the respective organization.
Drives behavioral change to continuously improve security performance through coordinated Group-wide performance improvement programs and initiatives.
Supports the sharing of best practices and applies Group standardized processes to deliver consistent security support within the respective organization.
Communication and Engagement:
Engages external (e.g. customers, suppliers, relevant authorities, and other stakeholders) and internal stakeholders in order to report on, raise awareness and gain commitment on ABB’s security efforts and performance and obtain objective feedback.
Cooperates with other functions and business partners to improve security measures.
Supports implementation of annual plans and the implementation of security objectives (in alignment with the ABB Group Sustainability strategy) within the respective organization.
Reviews and leads incident investigations within their own area of responsibility.
Carries out root cause analysis and advises on corrective actions.
Contributes to and/or plans and executes security-related projects.
Develops and reports on project objectives.
Manages project resources such as manpower, financials, and other relevant factors.
Master's or Bachelor's degree or equivalent practice from military or police academy or equivalent practice and experience of security management.
Experience within national police, armed forces or intelligence services or with international security organizations and consultancies.
Experience with emergency management planning, security program auditing, and risk management.
Proven ability or experience in handling and managing critical, sensitive, and/or complex matters in a confidential and professional manner.
Demonstrated experience with advising and influencing senior and first-line management.
Ability to work and effectively prioritize in a decentralized work environment. Capable of working at a senior level in a matrix and global organization.
Experience of working in a corporate environment / Corporate Security experience strongly preferred.
Demonstrated skill in incident management and crisis response methodologies
Knowledge of industry standards for security management
Ability to travel up to 45%, occasionally on short notice.
Excellent leadership, interpersonal and collaboration skills
Demonstrated project management skills.
Demonstrate computer skills to include work with access control systems
Professional certifications such as CPP, PSP, CFE, or PCI are desirable
Fluent written and spoken English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
More about us
Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.