What is a security consultant?
Although there are all kinds of consultants like for computer, industrial and logistics, its function can be defined as a professional who helps companies identify and manage risks at all levels of the organization. Among other services, these professionals perform diagnostic safety, emergency management plans, security and information assets and critical infrastructure protection for nuclear power stations and airports.
Security Consulting – Crisis
Globalization, the increasing interest of Spanish companies beyond our borders and the current geopolitical situation, has made it necessary for us to require the support of consulting firms to develop their international projects. Advanced Security Tools are created with the aim of providing this support on national security assets. Over 25 years of experienced professionals, support the guarantee of success in situations of crisis or critical risk levels.
The importance or the reasons to recourse to a Security Consultant
1. New ideas: This occurs because the company or individual are immersed in conflict or have found that “on the outside” can recognize what the “main issue” and can with this advice, recommend, and suggest ways to solve it.
2. Increase Efficiency: To be effective in solving the problem, the importance of a consultant and his credits cannot be ignored. Every business seeks efficiency otherwise it will lose its competitiveness. It is important advice to not fully internalize and analyze the problem because the recommendations will not be immediately effective.
3. Diagnosing the Problem: This is the main activity of the Consultant and where all his skills and abilities lie. Defining the problem is simply to determine the factors that caused it. Be careful in defining the problem and not be confused with the symptoms. That is why companies require the presence of a consultant who is nothing but a person who knows how to diagnose the problem, reach the problem and knows the solution of the same design.
4. Find the Solution: Once you have found the causes of the problem, the other main point of the activity of the Consultant, is to know “the solution.” Therein lays the ability and creativity in designing the solution, since that is what is expected of him. It is also the work of the consultant to study, examine and analyze the options and alternatives that are presented and as a result will be able to present a course of action that allows you to reach a conclusion.
Conclusion: There is nothing more than the formal presentation of “their” solution. It must maintain a clear and logical structure, with professional style full of professionalism. It should contain the result of analysis of the situation and “individualization” of the problem and the solution arrived are based on facts containing contingency plans, policies and methodology to achieve the desired objectives.