Position title
Principal Security Officer

Kenya Seed Company Limited, established under the Companies Act, 2015, is a Commercial State Corporation under the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Irrigation. Its primary mandate is to produce and market top quality certified agricultural seeds.


i) Assist in formulation, implementation and review of the Company’s security policies, plans and security guidelines.
ii) Establish adequate security measures for staff, visitors and assets within all Company facilities.
iii) Ensure adherence to security requirements and procedures in all Company facilities.
iv) Provide direction and guidance in security threats and trends and advise on any new regulatory requirements;
v) Conduct timely audits of the Company Security.
vi) Establish and nurture good stakeholder relations in the management of the security function
vii) Monitoring surveillance equipment.
viii) Liaising with relevant government agencies in investigating fraud, theft incidences.
ix) Coordinate traffic in Company facilities.
x) Undertake periodic reviews of observations in occurrence books.
xi) Ensure cases are prosecuted and recoveries made.


i) Bachelor Degree in any of the following disciplines: - Criminology, Political science, Security Management or any other relevant and equivalent qualifications from a recognized Institution.
ii) At-least 8 years relevant work experience, three (3) of which must have been in Supervisory role
iii) Previous experience in disciplined forces will be an added advantage.
iv) Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution
v) Working knowledge in Computer applications.
vi) Good Communication skills.
vii) Ability to work for long hours including weekends and public holidays.
viii) Must have valid driving license.
ix) Fulfill requirements of Chapter Six of Constitution.

Employment Type
Full-time, Permanent & Pensionable
Job Location
Nairobi, 00100, Kenya
Base Salary
Ksh.Competitive Per month
Date posted
December 14, 2022
Valid through
December 20, 2022
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