Jobs/Intelligence Analyst


Intelligence Analyst

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Friday, April 16, 2021


Agency / Department

Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$115 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory



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.


The job will include the following roles and functions:

  • Actively participating in open-source media monitoring to gather intelligence relevant to biosecurity and international trade
  • Developing and delivering one-on-one and group training on the use of intelligence analysis applications
  • Identifying, planning and undertaking research and analysis for various areas in the department
  • Understanding and utilising analytical tools and techniques for scanning the open-source web to develop intelligence products
  • Assisting with the management and administration of projects within the team
  • Contributing to and engaging in the development of the department’s wider biosecurity, research and intelligence activities
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders effectively
  • Designing, recommending and implementing business efficiencies which impact on the achievement of desired outcomes

Essential Criteria

  • Highly skilled web sleuth with good media monitoring/open-source information gathering experience
  • Ability to develop and conduct training activities/workshops including one-one/group sessions
  • Strong research and analytical skills with the ability to develop tailored intelligence products
  • Good liaison and negotiation skills with demonstrated ability to engage with stakeholders and build strong working relationships
  • Experience in IT technical, user testing and web-support
  • Ability to assist with project and/or contract management activities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to draft papers, briefings and other correspondence

Desired Criteria


Security Clearance

Not specfied but may be required



**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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