Stand Together is seeking an entry-level professional interested in building their skillset in Security! We are looking for a customer-focused Security Access Control Coordinator to assist in managing existing security protocols and developing and implementing improvements upon them for our community at our headquarters in Arlington, VA. You will be the first response and primary point of contact for our customers when it comes to security access control of the facilities. In this role, you will collaborate with a small team of dedicated professionals who are responsible for ensuring the security of our employees, partners, and volunteers as they work to promote a free and open society. This role will provide an excellent opportunity to learn, innovate, and achieve meaningful results in the field of security.
Your Responsibilities Include
Keeping the community up to date on security for headquarters including training new employees on security procedures and conducting small group sessions as needed
Managing access control databases, ensuring data accuracy and performing operator-level system maintenance
Assisting in the conduct of forensic investigations and preparing both written and oral assessments
Developing innovative security solutions to meet existing and emerging customer needs
Providing prompt and professional support to customers, colleagues, and business partners
Assisting in the development and performance of small group training sessions and materials
Knowledge and Skills You Bring to the Organization
1+ years of professional experience
Strong organizational skills and ability to manage competing priorities
Meticulous attention-to-detail, data entry or data analytics experience preferred
Customer-focused and solutions-oriented
Strong written and oral communication
Ability to operate with discretion, built trust, and apply independent judgement when needed to inform security protocol
Standout Candidates May Also Bring
Experience with Genetec Access Control software
Experience managing vendor relationships, to include initial vetting, proposal development, execution supervision
2-3 years’ experience in the security field
Experience as a front desk attendant
Stand Together helps social entrepreneurs supercharge their efforts to help people improve their lives. We connect them with passionate partners and the resources necessary to make a greater difference. Through our philanthropic community, we tackle some of the nation's biggest challenges so that every person has the opportunity to realize their extraordinary potential. Stand Together partners with people from diverse perspectives and backgrounds—including people in education, business, community non-profits, and public policy—to accomplish more together than any of us could on our own.
Working at Stand Together is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® prepares individuals to innovate, improve, and transform while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its clients and supporters and fulfillment for its employees.
We believe that diversity in experiences, perspectives, knowledge and ideas fuels creativity, broadens knowledge, and helps drive success. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and strive to treat all employees and applicants with honesty, dignity, respect and sensitivity. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of color, race, religion, religious creed, sex, gender or gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, ancestry, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy (including medical needs which may arise from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), military and veteran status, genetic information, marital or familial status, political affiliation, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.