ATIP Senior (Must have a Secret Clearance)

LocationOttawa
Job CategoryProfessional Consulting
SP-ID20563
Position TypeContract
Application Deadline December 31, 2019
Experience Required10+ years
Job DurationTemporary
Education RequiredN/A

MaxSys is currently looking for an ATIP Senior for our Federal Client.
Qualifications:
 
Education:
• Secondary school diploma is required
Experience:
• Must have an extensive understanding of the interpretation and application of the ATIP legislation, policies and regulations in order to perform typical duties such as:
1. Coordinating the activities of ATIP team members
2. Coordinating the preparation of sensitive or complex Privacy Impact Assessments
3. Coordinating the updating of departmental contributions to Info Source
4. Providing recommendations regarding the exemption or exclusion of sensitive information
5. Conducting, coordinating and managing consultations with various federal departments and agencies
6. Coordinating the defence of decisions on complaints submitted to the Information or Privacy Commissioner
7. Providing advice and guidance to senior management, departments and agencies
8. Performing detailed quality control on a wide variety of documents produced by ATIP teams, including requests, information disclosures, guidelines and workplace tools
• Will be required to apply and interpret the Access to Information Act and/or the Privacy Act and relevant codes of practice in order to process complex, voluminous and contentious requests (specifically review, research, analyze, make recommendations, prepare correspondence, and consult with all involved parties) in accordance with ATIP legislation, Treasury Board policies and guidelines and jurisprudence and providing expert advice, recommendations and guidance on the application of ATIP legislation (including strategies and approaches in processing of requests) to senior officials on ATIP related matters.  A minimum of 7 years experience within the last 10 years in a Federal departmental designated ATIP office** is required
• Will be required to mediate and negotiate the resolution of access to information and/or Privacy issues (e.g. negotiating with clients, the OPIs, OGDs, third parties, etc.), on timelines, scope of requests, and relevant ATIP exemptions and exclusions. The resource will be required to manage the administration and resolution of complaints and investigations by the Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada and/or the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada. A minimum of 5 years experience in a Federal departmental designated ATIP office** is required.  This must include 3 years in the last 7 years.
Duties may include, but not limited to:
The work to be performed will be related but not limited to:
• Coordinating the activities of ATIP team members
• Coordinating the preparation of sensitive or complex Privacy Impact Assessments
• Coordinating the updating of departmental contributions to Info Source
• Providing recommendations regarding the exemption or exclusion of sensitive information
• Conducting, coordinating and managing consultations with various federal departments and agencies
• Coordinating the defence of decisions on complaints submitted to the Information or Privacy Commissioner
• Providing advice and guidance to senior management, departments and agencies
• Performing detailed quality control on a wide variety of documents produced by ATIP teams, including requests, information disclosures, guidelines and workplace tools
Language: English
Security Clearance: Secret Level
 
If you meet all the above requirements, please send your resume today to Katherine Spallin at: 
k.spallin@maxsys.ca 
 
*Please note, only qualified candidates will be contacted and the position could be filled prior to closing date. Thank you.*