An Assignment Manager in the Private Security Sector is entrusted with the operational, training and administrative responsibilities of one or more security unit(s) deployed at site(s).Assignment Managers carry out site-specific threats and risks assessment, plan and organize security; help clients in developing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and site instructions. They are responsible for development of a security plan and deployment of manpower and equipment for executing a security plan. Assignment Managers assess the efficacy of security unit’s guarding operations, training standards and preparedness to deal with emergencies through security officers. Planning, training, deployment, administration, documentation, reporting and liaison are some of the important tasks of assistant managers. Assignment Managers should be intelligent, educated, experienced and capable of handling security operations at site(s). He should possess good communication skills and be able to liaise effectively with the clients and stakeholders. He should establish effective communication channel with site(s) in-charge to monitor security operations.