Privacy Officer - Australian Government - 6 Month Contract

Privacy Officer - Australian Government - 6 Month Contract

Job Title: Privacy Officer - Australian Government - 6 Month Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: $300 - $600 per day plus superannuation (flexible)
Start Date: 20th April 2020
Reference: 3123296
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2020 16:32

Job Description

Privacy Officer
Australian Government  (ACT/NSW) 
6 Months from 20th April 2020

Public Sector People are currently accepting applications for the role of a Privacy Officer. Applications CLOSE 7th April 2020.

The Privacy Officer will be responsible for:
  • Provide privacy advice (verbal and written)
  • Co-ordinating the handling of internal and external privacy enquiries, privacy complaints, and requests for access to, and correction of, personal information
  • Maintain a record of the platform’s personal information holdings
  • Assist with the preparation of Privacy Impact Assessments
  • Assist to write, update and execute the program and product’s Privacy Management Plan
  • Report, measure and document the program and product’s performance against its Privacy Management Plan
  • Work closely with key stakeholders on privacy related matters and across key government agencies
  • Contribute to the further development of the DTA's and taskforces’ privacy compliance maturity. 
  • Contributing to the development of policies, procedures and templates, by playing a key role participating in a multidiscipline Product Team and the larger Program
You MUST have Security clearance 

Essential Criteria:
  • Extensive experience as a successful privacy and legislation adviser
  • Demonstrated proven ability and examples of high-level advisory to product manager, on privacy and legislative matters and the delivery of related outcomes
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve privacy issues and legislative matters and prioritise deliverables, aligned to team goals and workflows
  • Experience working effectively in a multidisciplinary team
  • Desirable - Knowledge and working experience of Agile product development, particularly JIRA.
 If you are interested in finding out more about this position, please contact Bryony on 0481 708 966 or email your resume across to