Chief Security Officer at Bacita Sugar Company


Bacita Sugar Company is a large-scale agricultural conglomerate focused on sugar and other food products based in Bacita town, Kwara State, Nigeria. It was established in 2021 to revitalize a moribund industrial facility. At the core of Bacita Sugar Company is the aim to secure planting, production, manufacturing and distribution of sugar and other agricultural-based products throughout Nigeria with plans of large-scale exportation. In addition to food production, Bacita Sugar Company is a potential free trade zone operating company that is involved in a variety of agricultural activities and investments.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chief Security Officer

Location: Ilorin, Kwara

Employment Type: Full-time

Reports to: CEO

Job Summary

  • The objective of this position is to ensure the safety of the company’s data, personnel and assets.

Duties and Responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities of the Chief Security Officer are as follows:

  • Safeguarding the company, its personnel and assets.
  • Building a comprehensive security programme for the company.
  • Identifying and reducing risks.
  • Ensuring that the company’s security policies comply with federal laws and legislations.
  • Presenting risk assessments and improved security policies to management team members.
  • Supervising the operations of any external Security outfit.
  • Developing, implementing, and maintaining security processes and policies.
  • Working with management to develop and implement an appropriate budget for security programs.
  • And any other responsibilities as may be required by the employer


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Safety Management, Information Technology Systems or a similar field.
  • 8 – 12 years of work experience.
  • Must be a retired military officer.
  • Must be residing or willing to move to Bacita LGA in Kwara State.


  • Highly ethical, discreet and pays attention to details.
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication Skills
  • Persuasive
  • Excellent knowledge of state and federal information security laws.
  • Ability to work under pressure, plan personal workload effectively and delegate
  • Ability to research and stay up to date with security trends, as well as changing government and state laws.
  • Proficiency in information management Systems.
  • Excellent Public Speaking skills
  • Exceptional managerial skills and ability to lead a team.


  • N100,000 – N350,000 monthly.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and Cover Letter to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email

Application Deadline  30th November, 2021.