Security Officer

Security Officer

Job Title: Security Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-01-14
Reference: V-38387
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2021 10:12

Job Description

The Role:

The Department is seeking to engage an experienced security officer to support the Security Team. Specifically, the Department is seeking an officer to work collaboratively with the Agency Security Advisor in: - updating or developing security policies, procedures and risk management strategies - develop and/or deliver both targeted and general security awareness training - supporting upgrades of infrastructure - working with Human Resources in developing/updating vetting policies and procedures to ensure the requirements of the PSPF are met. We are seeking a partner that can work with us to build our internal capability and provide expert security advice to our Executive, Chief Security Officer, Chief Information Officer and ICT and Security Team. The role can be delivered remotely in a flexible manner (including part time), with the officer being available at least one day per fortnight in the Office (Canberra) to work collaboratively with staff. 

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Capability and capacity to deliver the services and outputs.
  • Detailed understanding and experience in the application of: the Commonwealth Protective Security Policy Framework (PSPF), and o ASIO Technical Notes and supplementary guidance.

Location and Contract Term: Canberra based role, the Department will consider part-time/flexible working arrangements. Contract till 30 June 2021 (560 hours) with 2 x 6 month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role. A NV1 security clearance is mandatory for this role. 

How to Apply:

Applications close 27 January.

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information