NBC Universal Manager, Security Operations in Glendale, California

Job Number 32899BR

Job Title Manager, Security Operations

Business Segment Operations & Technical Services

Sub-Business Global Security Operations

Posting Category Facilities

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province California

City Glendale


The Manager, Security Operations is a member of the NBCUniversal Global Security Team and will be responsible for the security of the DreamWorks Animation campus and other associated DWA locations, talent movement and corporate buildings. This role will manage the overall DWA security program and provide a secure and safe campus for all productions, employees and visiting guests. This role will also support corporate needs, by nurturing close partnerships with many internal executive leaders and external vendors.

Here what you’ll do in this role

  • Ensure a safe and secure work environment for all DreamWorks Animation employees, contractors and visitors, following and enforcing all NBCUniversal Corporate Security policies

  • Liaise with local, state and federal law enforcement, government agencies and investigators for all security emergencies and incidents on the DWA campus

  • Respond timely to all security emergencies and incidents, with accurate documentation, while following all NBCU security processes and procedures

  • Analyze and review any crime and incident trends for the DreamWorks Animation locations, surrounding residential and metropolitan areas, as well as any relevant national or international trends, to appropriately plan security operations

  • Manage all ancillary Security systems including but not limited to, access control and CCTV system.

  • Develop partnerships with relevant cross-functional executive leadership throughout the company for increased business knowledge and proactive security prevention

  • Review security related insurance claims and incident reports with relevant public and private organizations

  • Assist the Corporate Environmental Health and Safety team by tracking events and reporting incidents

  • Liaise with all internal departments and 3rd party project managers, as they relates to construction or events on the DWA campus

  • Serves as point person in the event of an emergency or incident affecting the DWA campus

  • Provide assistance, guidance, consultation and coordination to other NBCUniversal departments, especially Human Resources, Finance, Legal and Facilities

  • Provide security oversight and planning of DWA film releases/red carpet events and assist with other Universal Pictures events


Basic Qualifications

If this sounds like you, we can’t wait to meet you!

  • You have a minimum of 10 years of experience in a law enforcement or related role with a proven track record of professional success

  • You have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a supervisory role, providing coaching, work assignments and feedback to subordinates

  • You have a minimum of 1 year of experience managing a large 3rd party vendor budget including invoice review or relevant work experience

Desired Characteristics

Bonus Points if this describes you

  • You have strong verbal and written communication skills working with all levels within an organization

  • You work independently to deliver exceptional results among multiple priorities

  • You have previous entertainment or media experience

  • You have previous experience managing a large campus with many types of buildings/facilities, including but not limited to traditional office space, production facilities and parking structures

  • You understand and have experience with security systems

  • You possess a valid State of California Concealed Weapons Permit

  • You have a Bachelor's degree in a related security, public policy or criminal justice field

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