Close Protection Officer

  • Category: Security, Security
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Base salary £55,000 - £60,000 per annum on a self-employed basis

Role Details

Are you an experienced Close Protection Officer with a Military or Police background looking for a permanent role?
Are you available immediately?
Are you within easy commutable distance of Knightsbridge?

We are seeking to recruit an experienced Close Protection Officer on behalf of our Client, a UHNWI from the United Arab Emirates.

Due to the sensitive nature of the role, further details will be supplied at the interview stage.

Ideal Candidate

  • Experienced Close Protection Officer with at least five years' experience managing the security of a UHNWI, with a Military or specialist Police Firearms background
  • Discreet, professional, well spoken with a warm and friendly personality and above all must be flexible with availability
  • Ideally, holding an FPOS-I or equivalent medical qualification
  • High level of fitness, calm under pressure, a fast and effective decision maker who has excellent communication skills, and respectful
  • Background and ID checks along with deep search vetting
  • Holds a valid standard or enhanced DBS certificate
  • Full, clean driving licence
  • At least 6 feet tall, well dressed and can blend in


Base salary £55,000 – £60,000 per annum on a self-employed basis


Apply with your up-to-date CV in Word format. Alternatively, call us for a confidential discussion.

HCP Group are the UK's premier close protection recruiters, working with UHNW families, Embassies and businesses requiring professional individuals to manage their security on a permanent, contract and temporary basis.

We only recruit candidates with a proven track record, excellent references and those usually from a specialist military or Police background.

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