Zambia Sugar Plc
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Security & Emergency Response Manager - 1

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Zambia Sugar Plc., a large agro-industry which is part of Illovo Sugar Ltd, is the leading sugar producer in Zambia. Its main activities are the growing of sugarcane, the production and marketing of sugar and other sugar downstream products. The Company has a permanent employee base of 1 700 employees and offers medical, educational, sport, recreation and other social facilities on the Estate in Mazabuka. The recently expanded Nakambala Sugar Mill area comprises approximately 28 000 hectares of irrigated sugarcane. An approximately 17 000 hectares of the planted area is owned by Zambia Sugar Plc.; and the balance of 11 000 hectares is owned by fourteen commercial Growers and three small-scale grower entities whose affairs are managed by the Estimated Recoverable Crystals (ERC) Committee comprising membership from Zambia Sugar Plc. and the Growers.

The Company now invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following positions:

Main responsibilities

To provide and maintain security and emergency Management services to the Company.

Advising Management on matters relating to Security and emergency management

To ensure that interests and assets of the Company are protected at all times.

Coordinating the emergency management, disaster preparedness and response plan in accordance with relevant regulations and development of preparedness, response and recovery plans

Preparing and maintaining the budgets for the section and monitoring expenditure to ensure it is in line with the budget

Ensuring that the money in transit from the Bank to Nakambala Estate and vice versa is safe

Preparing monthly operations reports

Coordinating with other local agencies such as City councils and Fire Brigades to facilitate planning, preparedness and education of emergency and crisis management

Overseeing security investigations

Developing educational and community outreach programs and working the business and community groups that handle emergency situations.

Ensuring efficient labour optimization and that overtime is controlled and is within the budget

Developing and implementing security policies and procedures

Develop and implement preventative measures against accidents, thefts and other risks


Degree in any Social Science or Degree in security/ Law enforcement

At least five years’ experience in Security, emergency response management and investigations

Essential knowledge in Police Military

Fire Fighting or crisis Management duties, law and investigations

Essential skills

Interpersonal skills

Analytical skills

Excellent written and verbal communication

Excellent surveillance and emergency response skills

How to Apply

Candidates who meet the above qualifications and specifications should apply enclosing their detailed curriculum vitae and copies of educational and professional qualifications, contact address, and phone numbers to the undersigned:

The Director - Human Resources,

Zambia Sugar Plc,

PO Box 670240,


Application deadline
18 Dec 22:00