Zambia Sugar Plc
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Security and Investigation Officer

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The position reports to the Security and Emergency Response Manager. The incumbent will be responsible for contributing to prevention of security and crime incidents thorough investigations of past/present security related incidents.


Compiling and submitting to the Security Manager daily and monthly security reports, including crime statistics to produce proper crime mitigation and control measures.

Compiling and submitting on time monthly reports on status of all criminal, sexual offences and gender-based violence cases referred to police from Illovo.

Administer bunches of investigations of thefts, drugs, gender protection and all related corporate frauds and cybercrimes.

Compiling and submitting on time investigations report s to the Security Manager, HODs and line management for all investigated cases.

Engaging surrounding community leaders to ensure a sustainable and peaceful coexistence with Illovo and coordinate trainings to promote community intelligence collection.

Collecting and analyzing data of community policing issues and recommending strategies to enhance engagement with the community

Keep updated of all legal changes that can affect criminal investigation procedures.

Do analyses and evaluations of potential recruiting of informants as well as to explore other information sources.

Take part in joint security operations and required diligences for the recovery of stolen items and arrest of potential suspects.

Assisting the Security Manager in carrying out investigations on threats, whether overt or covert that are directed towards Illovo business interests.

Interview and recording of witnesses and suspects statements in relation to various security and safety incidents

Preservation and custodianship of evidence at incident site and where applicable identifies witnesses to the incident by acting as first responders thereto.

Generate mitigation measures for existing threats to the business.

Conducting investigations by attending to tip off anonymous cases which need input from the security department and submitting reports to relevant managers for appropriate action.

Assisting in prosecution of company cases by giving all evidence and forensic information in court and during internal disciplinary inquiries

Building a network of informants for intelligence gathering for proactive crime management.


Grade 12 Certificate

Bachelors’ Degree in Criminology, Law, Military, Security Management or similar

Zambian Police/Military Service Training a must

Minimum 8 years’ experience in criminal and corporate investigations

Good communication skills

Ability to interpret and apply new information to situation/Team player/ Honest/High integrity

Report and Statement writing skills/ witness interviewing skills

Computer literacy

Application deadline
23 Feb 15:00