Close Protection Officer

  • Category: Security, Security
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £4,500 per month on a self-employed basis, 7 days a week.

Role Details

Are you an experienced Close Protection Officer with a Military or Police background looking for a permanent role?
Are you available immediately?
Are you within easy commutable distance to Mayfair?

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Close Protection Officer on behalf of our Client, a UHNW family from the Middle East, on a full-time basis to manage the ongoing security of one of their key family members.

Due to the sensitive nature of the role, further details will be supplied at the interview stage.

Ideal Candidate

  • Experienced Close Protection Officer with at least five years' experience managing the security of a UHNWI, with a Military or specialist Police Firearms background
  • Discreet, professional, well spoken with a warm and friendly personality
  • Ideally, holding an FPOS-I or equivalent medical qualification
  • High level of fitness, calm under pressure, a fast and effective decision maker who has excellent communication skills, and respectful
  • Background and ID checks along with deep search vetting
  • Holds a valid standard or enhanced DBS certificate
  • Full, clean driving licence


Base salary £54,000 per annum on a self-employed basis, working on a shift basis seven days a week with quite a lot of paid time-off when the Principal is out of the UK. You'll need to be flexible with your timings and availability, usually from 1 or 2pm to 10pm and possibly 3 days a week from 8.30am to 4.30pm.


Apply with your up-to-date CV in Word format. Alternatively, call us for a confidential discussion.

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