Bodyguard Coordinator


Date limite: 28 Octobre 2019

Description du poste:

  • Lieu: Conakry
  • Salaire: GNF FG84,451,468 - GNF FG84,451,468


The Close Protection Unit (CPU) Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Regional Security Officer (RSO) with supervising, managing, and administering the CPU program. CPU Coordinator is responsible for providing a safe and secure environment for the conduct of foreign policy. The CPU Coordinator manages, organizes, directs, and implements all aspects of Post's close protection program. The CPU Coordinator reports directly to the Assistant Regional Security Officer (ARSO).

Qualifications and Evaluations


EXPERIENCE: Incumbent is required to have a minimum of (6) years of experience in a protective security related field such as private/commercial personal security details, law enforcement, and military or security program management. Of which, the incumbent is required to have (3) years of experience in a supervisory or management capacity.

JOB KNOWLEDGE: CPU Coordinator requires a valid driver's license, ability to conduct and understand basic arithmetics, the use of spreadsheets, word processing and presentation software. In-depth understanding of Microsoft Power-Point, Word and Excel is required. CPU Coordinator routinely designs PowerPoint presentations for the middle and upper management within the organization.

Education Requirements:
  • Completion of secondary school is required.


LANGUAGE: Level 4 (Advanced Knowledge) Speaking/Reading/Writing French and English is required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Must have basic computer knowledge and typing skills. Must possess a valid drivers license. Ability to manage the work of others in a team environment is required. Program management skills and organizational ability is desired. Regularly utilizes Adobe Acrobat Pro, Ariba, ILMS and myServices software.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.


All applicants under consideration will be required to pass medical and security certifications.

Benefits and Other Info

Benefits: Agency Benefits:

Locally Employed Staff, including Members of Household (MOHs), and Third-Country Nationals (TCNs), working at the U.S. Mission in Conakry, Guinea may receive a compensation package that may include health, separation, and other benefits.

For EFMs, benefits should be discussed with the Human Resources Office.

The pay plan is assigned at the time of the conditional offer letter by the HR Office.

Other Information:

HIRING PREFERENCE SELECTION PROCESS: Applicants in the following hiring preference categories are extended a hiring preference in the order listed below. Therefore, it is essential that these applicants accurately describe their status on the application. Failure to do so may result in a determination that the applicant is not eligible for a hiring preference.


  1. AEFM / USEFM who is a preference-eligible U.S. Veteran*
  3. FS on LWOP and CS with reemployment rights **

How to Apply

How to Apply:

All candidates must be able to obtain and hold a Medical and security clearances.

To apply for this position click the "Submit Application" button. For more information on how to apply visit the Mission internet site HERE

Required Documents:

Please provide the required documentation listed below with your application:

  • Residency and/or Work Permit
  • Passport copy
  • secondary school certificate
  • proof of citizenship
  • DD-214

Next Steps:

Applicants who are invited to take a language or skills test, or who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email.

For further information - the complete position description listing all of the duties, responsibilities, required qualifications, etc. may be obtained by contacting the Human Resources Office.

Thank you for your application and your interest in working at the U.S. Mission in Conakry, Guinea.