+60d ago

APS 6 Protective Security Officer

Hays | Property

Base pay $65 - $75/hr
Temporary Standard/Business Hours
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Full job description

Your new company
A major federal government department requires an experienced and highly motivated Security professional to join the Protective Security team on a long-term contract.

Your new role
Reporting to the Assistant Director Security Operations you will be part of a small team responsible for the delivery of protective security services for the department. Duties will include:

  • Provide leadership and direction to agency’s employees on best practice security procedures using a risk-based approach
  • Assist in the development, implementation and delivery of security quality assurance reporting activities
  • Monitor, analyse and report to senior management on security risk to the department’s people, information and assets
  • Prepare security-centric policy, briefs, submissions, reports and correspondence for a wide range of audiences including the Minister, Secretary and senior management
  • Contribute to the outcomes departments security through quality decision making by maintaining an understanding and appreciation of the security landscape
  • Review security policy and procedures in accordance with whole of government frameworks

What you'll need to succeed

  • Demonstrated experience applying security measure in accordance with the Protective Security Policy Framework
  • Ideally have nationally recognised qualification in Government Security or similar, or ability to obtain the qualification
  • Baseline Clearance

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity to broaden your experience within a critical federal agency. The department values Quality, Agility and Professionalism whilst providing a flexible workplace where all employee's individualities and contributions are valued.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for a confidential discussion please contact William Ballam on 02 6112 7655 or email william.ballam@hays.com.au

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Market average based on all Security Officer jobs in Canberra ACT
Above avg. range
$65 - $75/hr
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Job details
Date posted
9 Apr 2022
Property & Real Estate
Security Services
Above avg.
$65 - $75/hr
Work type
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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