Account Manager - Security Industry

Job Description


Job Title: Account Manager - Security
Location: Rockford, IL
Environment: Office and Field

Pay Rate: $62,400/ year
Bonus - $1500 retention bonus – this would be a full pay out upon 90 days of good standing employment.

Who is GardaWorld?

GardaWorld is the world’s largest privately-owned security services company. We protect our clients’ staff and assets, wherever they are in the world. We offer different schedules, diverse work assignments spanning multiple industries and career advancement opportunities. We encourage diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. GardaWorld Security Services is looking for an Account Manager to fulfill different assignments for our clients.


Security Services Account Manager
GardaWorld Security is seeking an Account Manager in Rockford, IL located near the Chicago-Rockford Airport. In this role, you’ll oversee day-to-day security operations for an assigned account, handling personnel management, client relations, training, payroll, scheduling, and problem-solving. As the world’s largest privately owned security services company, GardaWorld protects clients’ staff and assets globally. We offer diverse schedules, industry-spanning assignments, and career growth opportunities, promoting diversity as an equal opportunity employer. Join us as an Account Manager to take your career to the next level in the security industry!

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Career advancement opportunities.
  • Full-time flexible scheduling options include weekdays, weekends, days, and evenings.

Security Officer Scheduling and Coordination
  • Efficiently schedule security officers, ensuring optimal coverage.
  • Respond promptly to client and officer needs.
  • Coordinate security patrols as necessary.
  • Handle incoming calls professionally.
Client Representation
  • Be the positive face of GardaWorld.
  • Advocate for client needs with precision and goal-oriented thinking.
  • Motivate success in day-to-day tasks.
Relationship Building
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with clients and employees.
  • Serve as the liaison between GardaWorld, the client, and our assigned staff.
Operational Excellence
  • Supervise day-to-day security service delivery to the client, maintaining the highest standards.
  • Regularly meet with the client to address issues, provide updates, and communicate needs.
Team Leadership
  • Participate in hiring selections, orientation, training, and ongoing development.
  • Foster a positive and motivated team environment.
Accuracy and Compliance
  • Ensure 100% accuracy in payroll and billing processes.
  • Maintain full compliance with federal, state, and local regulations related to the assigned account.
  • Maintain full compliance with all contractual requirements.
Emergency Response
  • Swiftly respond to critical situations, demonstrating sound judgment and effective decision-making.
  • Documentation and Procedural Adherence
  • Read and write detailed incident reports.
  • Enforce client procedures, regulations, and standards consistently.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age as required by applicable law or contractual requirements.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of security experience, including leadership roles.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Detail-oriented and committed to excellence.
  • Ability to adapt to changing situations.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulations and emergency protocols.