Director Of Safety And Loss Prevention Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Executive Profile

Ambitious management professional who creates strategic alliances with organization leaders to effectively align with and support key business initiatives. Builds and retains high performance teams by hiring, developing and motivating skilled professionals.

Skill Highlights
  • advanced computer applications
  • security and facility systems administration
  • departmental management
  • team building (coaching and counseling)
  • security, safety, LP planning
  • risk management
  • OSHA/safety compliance
  • public speaking
  • budgeting
  • internal/external theft investigations
  • personnel training
  • interviewing/interrogation techniques
  • extensive leadership experience
  • strong communication skills
  • business operations expertise
  • human resources support
  • budgeting expertise
  • Employee relations
  • Self-motivated
  • Customer-oriented
  • Self-motivated
Core Accomplishments

Staff Development:

  • Launched well-received program of professional development courses for all staff.
  • Mentored and coached employees resulting in a 42% increase in productivity.

Project Management:

  • Initiated loss control and shrink reduction strategies which resulted in less than 1% of inventory losses.

Human Resources:

  • Spearheaded new employee screening/background interviewing to increased retention/reduce dishonesty.
  • Reduced employee accidents/workman's comp claims by developing effective training/awareness programs

Operations Management:

  • Developed product protection strategies to reduce shrinkage/trained employees to prevent direct/indirect loses
  • Handled all functions related to safety/asset protection/physical security for all past and present employers.
Professional Experience
11/2011 to Current Director of Safety and Loss Prevention G4s | Fredericksburg, VA,
  • Accountable for asset protection, safety and the physical security of the business.
  • Directly advise the senior vice president and other top officials on all security related matters.
  • Spearheaded grand opening of new business complex, resulting in a 48% increase in revenue.
  • Hired, managed and trained a team of 25 asset protection associates.
  • Strengthened business by leading implementation of shrink reduction and safety awareness programs.
  • Accountable for performance evaluations, recognition/disciplinary actions and staff scheduling.
  • Accountable for the administration of company's building automation, fire protection/security systems
  • Accountable for the development and implementation of the emergency evacuation plan
  • Develop and award RFPs for security, safety, facilities and maintenance
  • Client contact for the security contract service provider
  • Liaison to all local, state and federal authorities on behalf of the company
09/2009 to 11/2011 Security Account Manager Spreetail | Nevada, MO,
  • Accountable for hiring, training, staffing, scheduling, client services, and problem resolution.
  • Spearheaded improvement of all security performance
  • 35% increase in dishonest employee apprehensions and prosecutions.
  • Managed team of 45 security and loss prevention officers.
  • Provided direct support to client and enforced all business initiatives and standards.
05/2004 to 09/2009 Safety and Loss Prevention Manager Leidos | Jacksonville, FL,
  • Accountable for the prevention of loss and safety of a high volume retail business (65 million annually).
  • Managed team of 16 loss prevention and safety professionals.
  • Spearheaded cross-functional initiative to achieve below 1% shrink results.
  • Reduced number of employee and customer accidents by 34%.
  • Strengthened company's business by leading implementation of team development and awareness.
  • Enforcement of policies and procedures.
  • Detection of dishonest customers, employees and vendors.
06/1999 to 09/2004 Senior Security Manager Merck-Medco Pharmaceuticals | City, STATE,
  • Accountable for all physical security related concerns to include emergency response and apprehension.
  • Security representative for the company's Six Sigma project management and startup team
  • Project lead for installation, commissioning, and quality assurance for fire protection/security systems
  • Security SOP development and implementation.
  • Hired, staffed and trained security personnel to function in new facility.
05/1988 to 06/1999 Army Staff Sargent/Military Police Patrol Supervisor US Army | City, STATE,
  • Army Reserves and Active Duty
  • Served overseas in Germany; completed two tours of duty in Bosnia Herzegovina.
  • Lead combat patrols, security escorts, RECONs, and weapon confiscation missions.

Associate Professional: University of Maryland Europe

  • Taught 2 college courses to soldier's while deployed in Bosnia; received excellent reviews.

Police Patrol Supervisor: Baumholder, Germany/Ft. Hood, TX

  • Supervised the day to day police patrols and emergency response operations on base.
Professional Development
Expected in Masters | Criminal Justice/Security Management University of Phoenix, Phoenix, AZ GPA:
Expected in VA Police Officer Certification | VA Police Academy Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy, Salem, VA GPA:
Expected in Advance Training | Advance Interviewing/Interrogation Wicklander/Zulawski, Parsippany, NJ GPA:
Expected in Bachelors, Administration of Justice and Military Science | Criminal Justice Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA GPA:

Physical fitness coach and trainer (specializing in optimal health and mental clarity), Advanced computer applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, Adobe: Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, Muse, etc.) Employee coaching and counseling, Client services, Sales, Team building, Loss prevention and safety planning, Shrink reduction, Internal and external investigations, Problem solving and resolution, Project management (Six Sigma - Green Belt), Public speaking, Risk management, OSHA Compliance, SOP development and publication, Wicklander/Zulawski advanced interviewing and interrogation techniques, Security systems application, commissioning and administration.

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School Attended
  • University of Phoenix
  • Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy
  • Wicklander/Zulawski
  • Virginia State University
Job Titles Held:
  • Director of Safety and Loss Prevention
  • Security Account Manager
  • Safety and Loss Prevention Manager
  • Senior Security Manager
  • Army Staff Sargent/Military Police Patrol Supervisor
  • Masters
  • VA Police Officer Certification
  • Advance Training
  • Bachelors, Administration of Justice and Military Science