Job area
Marcq-en-Barœul, France
Contract type
Permanent Contract

Job description

In order to support our growth, we are looking for a highly organized and detail-oriented Security Coordinator to join our team. This new position is to coordinate and for maintaining the safety and security of our entities and personnel. The candidate will have excellent communication skills, the ability to network and a sound knowledge of safety principles and best practices. In this context, and with a view to continuous improvement, the Security Coordinator interfaces with HSE departments at plant, project and site level.

Your mission will be focus on 3 parts :

Security at group level:

  • Develop and maintain security protocols and guidelines.
  • Coordinate with security personnel to ensure efficient and effective safety and security measures.
  • Conduct regular security audits and identify vulnerabilities.
  • Contribute to access control systems, security systems and fire protection systems.
  • Develop emergency response plans and ensure staff are trained on protocols.
  • Manage communication about security incidents.
  • Animate the network within the group.

Safe and secure equipment:

  • Contribute to risk analyses of engineering’s projects with stakeholders.
  • Conduct equipment safety audits and construction site safety visits to ensure compliance with safety regulations and industry best practices.
  • Review and approve safety equipment used for company operations.
  • Maintain knowledge of industry safety regulations and standards and provide. training to employees as needed.

Travel safety:

  • Develop and implement travel safety programs for all company employees traveling domestically and internationally.
  • Advise company leadership on travel safety and security concerns, including providing recommendations and guidelines for travel in high-risk areas.
  • Conduct, with travel safety network and partners, risk assessments for travel destinations, including researching and analyzing relevant data on local safety and security conditions.
  • Ensure the safety travel communication.
  • Participate to crisis cell.


You have :

  • A bachelor’s or Master’s degree in safety and security or related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in security management or a related field.
  • A strong knowledge of security & safety principles.
  • An excellent communication and interpersonal skills in English & French.
  • An ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • An ability to maintain confidentiality and exercise good judgment. 

Company description

A key global player in fermentation for more than a century, Lesaffre, with a 2,7 billion euro turnover, and established on all continents, counts 11,000 employees and more than 96 nationalities. On the strength of this experience and diversity, we work with customers, partners and researchers to find ever more relevant answers to the needs of food, health, naturalness and respect for our environment. Thus, every day, we explore and reveal the infinite potential of microorganisms.

To nourish 9 billion people, in a healthy way, in 2050 by making the most of our planet’s resources is a major and unprecedented issue. We believe that fermentation is one of the most promising answers to this challenge.

Lesaffre – Working together to better nourish and protect the planet.