UK-Med Register: Security Manager

Can you ensure the safety and security of our humanitarian health teams as they deploy to deliver humanitarian assistance?

Role: Security Manager

Remuneration: £3,500 to £4,025 monthly gross (dependent on experience)

Hours: Full-time.

Duration: Minimum of 6 to 8 weeks at a time (longer availability is highly desirable).

Location: Internationally/any of the UK-Med response including Ukraine and or to various field offices.


UK-Med is a frontline medical aid charity. Born of the NHS, we’ve been working for over 30 years.

We are recruiting for Security Managers to join our register; This is NOT a Close Protection (CP role) our ideal candidates will ensure effective safety and security arrangements are in place for the UK-Med teams in various locations and to lead on strategic and operational management of safety and security for UK-Med.

They will design, draft and disseminate overarching safety and security plans and crisis management plans and attendant structures, and will advise country teams on security management processes.

They will bring significant security expertise developed through substantial experience working in the humanitarian sector, including in insecure environments.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, along with a friendly working environment and the opportunity to make a real difference through an influential role in humanitarian programming.

You will be determined, high performing, compassionate and collaborative, as well as being committed to learning and supporting others to learn.  Language skills will be an advantage.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits along with a friendly working environment and the opportunity to make a real difference through and influential role in humanitarian programming.

At the same time UK-Med tries to provide feedback to applicants and share with them where they have fallen short in the competitive process, it may be very difficult to provide individual feedback.

To apply:

We strongly recommend that you read the Candidate Information Pack – Security Manager – Register – March 2023 before applying for this role.

To apply, please submit your CV through our Online Jobs Portal as soon as possible.

This vacancy will close as soon as we have received enough strong applications.  Please apply as soon as possible, and no later than Friday 7th of April 2023.

UK-Med is committed to safeguarding of our personnel and beneficiaries and has a zero tolerance approach to sexual exploitation and abuse.  We conduct thorough vetting before any appointment is confirmed.

UK-Med is committed to the principles of diversity, equality, and inclusion.  We strive to provide an inclusive and supportive environment where employees feel respected and supported to be able to fulfil their potential.

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