S-RM is currently seeking to on-board Close Protection Officers on a sub-contractor basis to deliver security services for a Private Client based in London.

The role for which we are recruiting is a client-facing security management position that encompasses close protection, driving, residential security and provision of general security guidance and support to the principal.

The successful applicant will report directly to the S-RM Project Manager in charge of the project, however they will be required to work independently and use their own initiative to respond effectively to direct requests from the principal on a daily basis. The successful applicant will work on a back to back rotation with another CPO.


  • Close protection;
  • Driving and logistics management;
  • Management of vehicles;
  • Risk assessment;
  • Contingency planning;
  • Incident response;
  • Maintenance of technical security systems;
  • Development and maintenance of standard operating procedures;
  • Security consultancy, advice and guidance;
  • Reporting to S-RM and the Client.


The role will be based client side in London.


The qualifications and experience required to perform this role successfully are:

  • At least four years of British military or law enforcement experience;
  • Extensive experience in delivering security services to Private Clients / High Net-Worth Individuals and their families;
  • Proof of completion of a recognised and reputable close protection training course;
  • Valid SIA license;
  • Excellent written English and report writing skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Highest standards of client confidentiality and discretion.
  • Clear UK / EU driving license;
  • DBS certificate (within last 12 months).
  • Completion of a recognised and reputable first aid course (trauma preferred);
  • Advanced driving qualifications;
  • Strong working knowledge of the Central/North London area including route planning.

The successful candidate must have permission to work in the United Kingdom by the start of their employment.


To apply for this role, please email your CV to pcsrecruitment@s-rminform.com.