Leadership roles in ASIO are integral to driving and delivering the Organisation’s mission to protect Australia from violent, clandestine and deceptive efforts to harm our people and undermine our sovereignty.

Leaders in ASIO are able to contribute to, and communicate the strategic direction of the Organisation. Their strong leadership credentials and ability to engender trust and respect will be complemented by exceptional judgement, a strong focus on results, the ability to solve complex issues and build organisational capability and a commitment to helping create a proactive and productive workplace culture.

The types of people who will excel in leadership roles at ASIO enjoy working in complex and challenging environments and are experienced leaders with a substantial record of achievement. They will need to be forward thinking, self-motivated, resilient and adept at building relationships in a complex and fast-paced environment.