Careers

Our team is expanding

The AKE International team is drawn from a variety of disciplines, including former military, law enforcement, commerce, academia and intelligence. Ranging from non - government organisations to multi-national corporations, our expertise covers the full spectrum of business risks from conception and planning to delivery.


Instructors

AKE International is currently accepting applications from suitably qualified and experienced security instructors for a variety of permanent and freelance positions.  Candidates should have significant instructional and consulting experience in delivering the following subjects:

  • Crisis Management
  • Security Management
  • Contractors on Deployed Operations (CONDO)
  • Hostile Environment Awareness Training
  • Travel Safety 
  • Protective Security

Essential Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office applications.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines in a fast paced and diverse environment.
  • Conscientious, motivated, innovative, flexible, enthusiastic and proactive.
  • Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule based on operational tempo.
  • Minimum of 7 years military, security services or commercial security experience.
  • Level 3 award in Education & Training.
  • Experience of delivering, coordinating, maintaining and developing new training material

Preferred Requirements:

  • Previous experience of managing complex tasks and operational deployments in challenging and hostile environments.
  • Experience working with media, NGO’s, oil and gas, mining or insurance industries in a risk management capacity.
  • A working knowledge of the risk management process, including the information cycle.
  • Project management experience.
  • Degree in security related discipline
  • Working knowledge of ISO 27001 and 31000.

Applicants should email a CV, short cover letter to enquiries@akegroup.com referencing 'Security Instructor'.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

*Please note AKE will only contact successful candidates*


Operations Manager (part time)

AKE International is accepting applications for the position of Operations Manager (part time) based in London or Hereford to provide operational support and coordination of security, crisis response and consultancy services to clients globally.

  • 9am till 5pm office based (London/Hereford) during weekdays
  • Evenings and weekends on duty 24/7

Essential Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office applications.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines in a fast paced and diverse environment.
  • Conscientious, motivated, innovative, flexible, enthusiastic and proactive.
  • Ability to maintain flexible work schedule based on operational tempo.
  • Military, security services or commercial security experience.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in the UK.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience delivering or coordinating security, intelligence, training and risk consulting services in the commercial environment.
  • Previous experience of managing complex task and operational deployments in challenging and hostile environments.
  • Experience working with media, oil and gas, mining or insurance industries in a risk management capacity
  • A working knowledge of the risk management process, including the information cycle.
  • Project management experience.
  • Working knowledge of ISO 27001 and 31000.

Applicants should email a CV, short cover letter to enquiries@akegroup.com referencing 'Operations Manager - part time'.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.

*Please note AKE will only contact successful candidates*


Please note we do not accept speculative applications


Recruitment fraud notice

It has come to our attention that fraudulent job offers are being made by persons claiming to represent AKE.  All of our vacancies are advertised on our website, and we will never charge a fee as part of the recruitment process. AKE will always contact you using the official AKE email address ending in @akegroup.com.