Job ID: 5314
Updated: Feb 14, 2020
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Category: Administrative Management
About Kirkland & Ellis
Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a preeminent, full-service law firm with offices around the world and a staff as diverse as the practice areas we support. Our clients range from Fortune 100 companies to medium and small corporations, financial institutions, and private equity firms. Known for our commitment to excellence, Kirkland strives to provide superior service to our clients as well as our fellow employees. From Information Technology to Human Resources, Paralegal Services to Business Development, Kirkland offers non-attorney professionals challenging careers in a variety of functional areas. Whether starting or growing your career, Kirkland can offer a performance-driven culture filled with bright and innovative teams of co-workers.
Essential Job Functions
At the direction of the Physical Security Manager, the Physical Security Specialist will be responsible for implementing the design, administration and maintenance of the integrated security systems across all office locations.This includes the FW access control platform, video management system, intrusion system, visitor management, and other related technologies and equipment.This position will learn the operations of each office location, work closely with the local Operations team and Security Governance to identify solutions, and collaborate with various business partners (e.g. IT, Facilities) on systems implementation.The standard hours for the position will be Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., however this role requires coordinating with offices in North America, Europe and Asia, and some flexible working hours are required.
Qualifications & Requirements
Education, Work Experience, Skills
The selected candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Criminal Justice Administration, Security, or Business Administration or the minimum of 7 years of equivalent experience in a corporate environment.
Candidate must also possess the following skills:
Certificates, Licensures, Registrations
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