Risk and Security Specialist

  • Location: Geelong
  • Statuses: Flexible; Full time
  • Exciting new role within risk management
  • Lead and influence diverse projects
  • Values centric organisation, flexible work arrangements

About You

The Risk and Security Specialist will be an expert within risk management, compliance and legislative obligations. An engaging collaborator, your history in bringing business improvements will be paramount to your success.

As the Risk and Security Specialist, you will challenge the status quo and seek opportunities for the organisation to grow and evolve. As someone who thrives on collaboration and the challenge of highlighting enhancements, your communication style and attention to detail will naturally influence others.

You will have a strong working knowledge of governance frameworks, risk mitigation and assessments and business continuity planning. Those with a keen interest in cyber security risks will be highly sought after.

About The Role

The Risk and Security Specialist plays a key role within the Governance team, and will responsible for the development of risk management plans in line with the our Strategy 2030. The role will work closely with the Cyber Security Lead to ensure compliance with the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018 (SOCI), maintaining an up to date register and monitoring changes to our risk profile.

As the role will work with key people leaders across the business, you will be responsible for reporting on risk management activities to senior management and support the ongoing emergency management process.

A role with autonomy, you will be capable to manage your time effectively and as such require a methodical approach to problem solving. The role will be key to ensure Barwon Water remains true to our core values to be accountable to our community and stakeholders.

About Us

Barwon Water is Victoria's largest regional urban water corporation, with more than 110 years’ experience in delivering world-class water, sewerage and recycled water services to our customers and community. More than just taps and toilets, we’re a pivotal player in the region’s ongoing social, economic and environmental prosperity.

We are committed to our people and provide flexible working arrangements in line with business needs.

We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the land on which we live and work, and we’re committed to building strong, meaningful partnerships with local indigenous communities. We celebrate diversity, and encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to apply for our career opportunities.

Why join us

At Barwon Water, we believe that every individual has something valuable to offer. We understand that the more diverse workforce, the wider the variety of ideas we bring to the table. Enjoy being part of an organisation that values results, personal and professional growth, workplace diversity and a balance between work and life commitments.

Does this opportunity sound like it might be a good fit for you?

Enquiries to Paul Jason, Risk Lead, on 0407 427 433.

Applications close Friday, 3 June 2022.

Apply now