Announcement Details

Vacancy Announcement

  • Jan 25,2022
  • Night Security Guard
  • The Gambia Press Union (GPU) is pleased to invite suitably qualified candidates to apply for the vacant position of Night Security Guard.


    Background of GPU:

    The GPU is the umbrella body for Gambian journalists, registered with the Attorney General’s Office in 1979.  The Union’s mission is to promote press freedom and media professionalism as well as promote and protect the welfare and safety of media practitioners.

  • Key Responsibilities:

    The Night Security Guard is responsible for the provision of safety and security and related services that include, but are not limited to provision of protection/guarding duties, managing residential security to the premises of the GPU secretariat.


    Scope of Work:

    Provision of security services at night (12 hours) daily, six days a week, including public holidays.


    Education and Experience:

    ü  At least high school graduate

    ü  Minimum of one (1) year work experience, preferably in security service


    To Apply:

    Please submit your CV/Resume and cover letter stating your reasons for applying and how your experience and qualification are relevant to the job.


    Applications should be sent to: and copied to: - under the subject: Application for the Position of Night Security Guard. Only email applications are accepted and all applications must be copied to both emails.


    Deadline for application:

    9th February 2022 at 4pm.


    NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.