Career Opportunities

Retail Security Officer – Manchester

OSG Service Group are currently seeking Full Time and Part Time Retail Security Officers to join our team working at the Harvey Nichols store in Manchester city centre.

The successful candidates will receive a starting salary of £13.00 per hour.

OSG provide security and risk management services to the retail, manufacturing, education and public sectors.

We have supplied security services to the high end retail sector for over twenty years and as a result our retail client portfolio include some of the leading names in fashion, jewellery and beauty.


  • Maintaining a high profile, visible security presence
  • Being a polite and approachable security contact for customers and staff
  • Providing excellent customer service
  • Dealing with loss prevention issues
  • Deterring anti-social behaviour, theft and criminal activity
  • Working as part of an experienced security team
  • Writing statements and reports as necessary

Essential Experience

  • Applicants must hold a valid SIA Door Supervision licence due to the requirement to cover the store’s bar and restaurant. Unfortunately, we are unable to consider applications from non-licence holders.

Desirable Attributes

  • Officers are expected to have a smart appearance and will be dressed in a black suit, company tie, white shirt and black formal shoes
  • Well groomed
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Good communication skills
  • Has strong work ethics, honesty and integrity
  • Retail Security experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of SCONE is preferred

Working for OSG

  • As an NSI Gold accredited company we offer great working conditions, excellent training and ongoing support for our employees.
  • Our training program prepares individuals for working in a customer facing environment, combining a friendly reassuring presence with strong security awareness.


  • Full time to include weekends
  • Minimum of 40 hours per week
  • Overtime available


  • Salary of £13.00 per hour
  • Long Service Awards
  • 28 days annual leave per year inclusive of bank holidays (part time pro rata)
  • Company Contributed Workplace Pension
  • Retail Security Training provided
  • The UK’s largest Employee Discount Platform
  • 24/7 Mental Health Crisis Support and Counselling
  • 24/7 GP Telephone Support and Prescription Services
  • Specialist Medical Assistance
  • Gym Discounts
  • Access to Online Training courses

Employment Type:

Full-time, Part-time

Application Form

Interested? Simply complete the application form below and if successful you will be invited to an interview or one of our assessment sessions.

Do you have a current valid SIA licence?

How did you find out about us?

Which area do you live and wish to work?

What kind of security work are you looking for ideally?

What hours are you looking for ideally?

Are you looking for days or nights or either?

Do you drive AND have your own transport?


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