Job Details
  • Reference367299A_1608153757
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantIain Cameron

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Personnel Security Vetting Officer on a contract until June 2021, with potential extensions of 12 months.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking and coordinating security clearance vetting for locally engaged staff at Australia's overseas missions, in co-operation with the department's panel of outsourced vetting service providers;
  • Liaising internally and externally to commence, monitor, progress, undertake quality assurance and finalise security clearance processes;
  • Providing policy and related procedural advice regarding security clearance requirements as outlined in the Australian Government's Protective Security Policy Framework and the Security Framework;
  • Undertaking a variety of administrative duties to support client's security clearance processes, including developing reporting and assurance frameworks, working closely with the network to transition processes and developing innovative approaches to managing caseloads in online systems.

Our Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Certificate IV in Government (Personnel Security).
  • Strong oral and written communication skills;
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills;
  • Ability to work proactively and with minimal supervision.
  • Knowledge of the Australian Government's Protective Security Policy Framework.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have an NV1 clearance.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Iain Cameron on 02 6268 9931 or email for further discussion.