Head of Profit Protection and Risk Management - Support Centre

Location Birmingham
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Job ref: 081718
Published: about 1 month ago

The Job

  • Monitor and analyse data related to incidents of loss or theft, identifying trends to develop and implement loss mitigation strategies.
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders, in particular working closely with the Heads of Department and Regional Trading Directors, to share intelligence, identify threats and address areas of vulnerability.
  • Develop and maintain robust loss prevention policies and procedures aligned to industry standards, regulatory requirements and business strategy.
  • Develop and implement branch training programmes to educate colleagues on security measures and best practice.
  • Support profit protection actively across the branch network, delivery hubs and the Selco distribution centre
  • Monitor surveillance systems and security equipment to ensure effectiveness.
  • Stay up to date on industry trends and innovations and recommend enhancements and improvements.
  • Liaise cross functionally to update and manage the Business Risk Register
  • Manage a team of field-based profit protection specialists and office-based support team to achieve the Selco profit protection strategy.
  • Utilise the field-based teams to conduct regular audits and assessments of security protocols and procedures.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with external partners such as security firms, CCTV monitoring companies and out of hours services.
  • Prepare regular reports and presentations on profit protection activities, performance and outcomes.
  • Act as subject matter expert for the business on security, risk and legal & regulatory compliance.
  • Undertake any additional projects that may be required as defined by the Senior Leadership Team or Grafton Group
  • This post is subject to receipt of satisfactory references. 
  • Candidates to be aware that this is a hybrid position with a mixture of office based (Wythall), field and home working.
  • All employees are expected to be flexible in their duties and responsibilities and may be asked to perform other duties which reasonably correspond to the general character of their job and their level of responsibility.  
  • All employees are expected to maintain confidentiality of data and information that is sensitive to Selco, in line with Company policy and the GDPR Act (2018)
  • All employees are expected to maintain personal and professional development activities to meet the changing demands of their role / business. 
  • All employees are expected to adhere to the Company’s Equality & Diversity policies.
  • All employees are expected to take a proactive approach to maintaining their own and others health and safety.
  • All employees should adhere to the Road Transport legislation / policies.
  • Proven experience in a senior profit protection role is essential. 
  • A track record of developing and embedding effective strategies and processes.
  • Experience conducting corporate investigations and interviews. 
  • Experience writing investigation reports and statements.

What can I expect in return?

At Selco, the opportunities for professional growth and development are immense. We actively support internal advancement through a fully developed and supported career path, with plenty of training opportunities along the way.

We also offer a huge range of company benefits, including a competitive salary, profit-based bonus scheme, free health cash plan, share save scheme, holiday buying, thousands of retail discounts and offers, a company pension scheme, Cycle to Work, free life Assurance and company car/allowance.

About Us

Fancy developing your career with the UK’s fastest growing builders’ merchants? We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic and ambitious individuals with a ‘can do’ attitude to help us serve the nation’s tradespeople.

We won’t pretend it’s not hard work and at times a challenging environment however you’ll be working with some great people and in return we offer a first-class rewards package.

We’re growing year-on-year with no signs of slowing down. With new branches opening their doors nationwide, this is your chance to be a part of our exciting journey and build your career with Selco.

We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer and are committed to creating a work environment that is diverse, inclusive and welcoming to all. Our aim is for Selco colleagues to be a true representation of all sections of society. We are committed to the Health and Safety of our Colleagues being our top priority.