Director, Asset Protection

  • Company: Christian Dior Inc.
  • Country / Region : United States
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Retail
  • Experience required: Minimum 5 years
  • Reference No.: CDC03822
  • Date of publication: 2020.10.11

Position

JOB PURPOSE:

The Director of Asset Protection is responsible for protecting the retail stores and company assets within Dior Americas (US, Canada and Latin America). The Director of Asset Protection will build and oversee the Asset Protection program and strategy for the Region.  Main objective is to ensure the safety and security of our stores, ensure the zone is achieving company shrink goals, support inventories and manage investigations.  The Director of Asset Protection will work closely with the Retail Operations, Internal Control, HR and Legal teams to streamline processes around operations and risk management. The Director will lead safety awareness programs and trainings within the Americas as needed. The Director of Asset Protection is responsible for managing the retail security budget across the zone.


Profile

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Asset Protection

  • Inform leadership of potential security risks within our retail locations
  • Ensure security standards and procedures are followed
  • Complete operational audits to ensure compliance
  • Lead investigations within Dior Americas; attend court appearances on behalf of the company
  • Centralize security vendors selection and compliance
  • Implement and monitor internal controls and documenting any incidents that take place in the boutique
  • Ensure the protection of employees and maintain awareness of safety issues
  • Network with local law enforcement
  • Coordinate security and safety during events and other functions
  • Lead the Asset Protection Regional Managers team and the Sales & Stocks audit team

Training

  • Facilitate trainings to create awareness in our retail locations and advise them of Dior Policies and Procedures
  • Develop trainings to ensure utmost security in our Boutiques
  • Visit our Boutiques and roll out new trainings as needed
  • Champion all Asset Protection specific topics

Reporting

  • Provide weekly quantitative and qualitative reports/recaps on losses, recoveries, and violations of policy and procedures to business leader
  • Set-up a strong and efficient escalation process

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

  • Working knowledge of Security/Asset Protection affiliated equipment (C.C.T.V., Alarm systems and access control platforms)
  • WZ Certified, CFI Preferred
  • 15 + Years of experience in the field of Asset Protection/Loss Prevention
  • 10+ Years of multi store experience
  • Experience with leading and developing a team
  • Able to travel as needed
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