Intelligence Analyst

12170 Intelligence Analyst

Contractor
  • Contract start 3-05-2021 to 2 months, 2x 12 months extension options
  • Australian Citizen, Ability to obtain Baseline Clearance, Canberra role

Overview

The department gathers open-source intelligence on biosecurity, compliance and environment issues using specialised tools. A range of users across the department and external clients use these systems for monitoring daily media and other open-source information. This information is wide range including biosecurity pest/disease status across the globe, government initiatives and policy announcements impacting trade/market access and research etc. The work involves supporting the users and IT systems alongside pro-active web monitoring for timely collection, analysis and deciphering of intelligence to relevant areas.

The successful applicant will have a demonstrated history in media monitoring and intelligence scanning. An understanding of biosecurity issues affecting Australia’s imports and exports would be advantageous.