Liberty Ltd
Regent Street
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Retail Security Officer

Country : United Kingdom United Kingdom

Region : London

County : Greater London


Category : Logistics

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Experience : Less than 2 years

Company presentation

Synonymous with the city its shop stands in, Liberty London is a brand driven by discovery. Born in 1875 from the adventurous and disruptive spirit of Arthur Lasenby Liberty, the brand has remained true to its heritage and is famed for its print, fabrics, and design. Liberty London continues to be associated with the world of arts and culture, building on its founder's legacy to seek out the new and the beautiful. Today, Liberty London is recognised for its cultural collaborations, inspiring curation, and directional design. The iconic Regent Street shop encompasses six floors of fashion, beauty, Little Liberty childrenswear, accessories and homewares - bringing together the world’s leading premium and luxury brands and housing them alongside its own Liberty London range.

Job description

Our Story:
More than a department store, Liberty is a movement; dedicated to discovery, animated by arts, culture, design and the pursuit of beauty. Today, Liberty London is famed for its original curation, directional design and celebration of craftsmanship. In the spirit of our pioneering founder, Arthur Lasenby Liberty, we remain unapologetically eccentric and committed to bringing good design to all.

The Role:
We are currently looking for a Retail Security Officer who is responsible for carrying out all relevant security checks around the department store - internal and external reporting loss, misconduct, dishonesty and monitoring a continuous and effective shop floor deterrent. The individual will need to be capable of identifying, and reducing external theft, pro active to report any incidents to the Team Leader or Team Manager.
This role is also required to assist Store Detectives and other Security team members in the apprehension of shoplifters in accordance with the Liberty policy and procedures. Being on your feet, patrolling the premises is required.

The Person:
The ideal candidate will have some experience within security, be customer focussed and able to maintain the Health, Safety and Welfare of both Staff and Customers alike. Good communication skills are key and a background in a similar role within retail security would be an advantage.


  • Report internal loss, misconduct and dishonesty.
  • Monitor a continuous and effective shop floor deterrent capable of identifying, and reducing external theft.
  • Report any incidents to Team Leader or Team Manager.
  • Assist Store Detectives and other Security team members in the apprehension of shoplifters in accordance with the Liberty policy and procedures.
  • Carry out all relevant security checks. (Internal and External)
  • Liaise with Police, writing police statements, provide evidence and attend court when required.
  • Carry out regular staff security checks and procedures.
  • Record all activity pertaining to shoplifters etc by use of patrols and CCTV system.
  • Maintain and record all incidents in the occurrence book.
  • To carry out tagging checks on a weekly basis
  • Keep an accurate record of all lost / found property
  • To be fully conversant with the alarm procedures both Fire / Intruder.
  • Make sure that forms such as Visitors, Cleaners, Contractors, Staff signing sheets etc are administered correctly.
  • Complete regular procedure for issuing and retrieving store keys.
  • Deal with all customer / visitors in a polite and courteous manner.
  • Carry out regular staff security checks and procedures (including locker and bag searches and staff purchase requirements).
  • Assist in security enquiries and report alleged security breaches.
  • Ensure completion of relevant procedures regarding store opening and closing.
  • Ensure compliance with Data Protection Legislation

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