Security Information Officer


Petra Diamonds is a leading independent diamond mining group and an increasingly important supplier of rough diamonds to
the international market.
Reference Nr: PDSA213
Role Description: Reporting to the Security Information Coordinator, this role will collect, record and report information and
intelligence acquired from various networks for analysis to support the overall Security Information and Support objectives.
The role is primarily based in Kimberley, travelling will be required.
 Collect information/intelligence in line with standard intelligence practices and processes and develop an information /
intelligence collection plan.
 Recruit and develop networks in strategic environments.
 Identify areas of interest of focus in line with the Information/Intelligence objectives and strategy.
 Reporting of information/intelligence to the Security Information Coordinator.
 Accurately and comprehensively record all information/intelligence received on Security Database for analysis purposes.
 Utilise external stakeholders as required.
 Submit annual budget to the Security Information Coordinator for approval.
 Submit monthly reconciliations of finances to the Security Information Coordinator.
 Reputation and responsible mining:
 Identify and report aspects/risks potentially impacting the company’s reputation. Identify and report on control and standard
deviations, failures and inefficiencies for action and feedback.
 Identify and assist in efforts to address community grievances and potential threats to improving collaboration and
relationships. Assess social, political, environmental and economic environment as well as human rights issues and advice on
potential impacts to Petra and operations. Identify and report on control and standard deviations, failures and inefficiencies for
action and feedback.
 Identify and report employees and contractors involved in IDT & diamond theft activities as well as weaknesses in the diamond
treatment and recovery processes, which could be exploited for IDT to the Security Information Coordinator. Identify and report
on control/standard failures/inefficiencies and risk in diamond export and operations’ production processes for action and
 Participate in Information/Intelligence driven projects internally to address IDT and diamond theft.
 Collaborate with law enforcement agencies and external stakeholders in IDT and diamond theft related risk and projects in
collaboration with the Security Information Coordinator.
 Establish and maintain good working relationships and an effective / sound communication system with the Security
Information and Support Function.
 Ensure that all Information/Intelligence reporting is aligned with standards, guidelines and schedules.
 Takes cognisance of and adhere to Company policies, procedures and relevant legislation. Report on non compliance issues.
 Model behaviour that is consistent with the Company’s Vision and Values, Ethics, Human Rights, and Safety, Health and
Environment Vision and Values. Report on non compliance issues.
 Effective team player and effective self-management
Minimum Requirements:
 National Certificate Security Risk Management (NQF level 5) or equivalent.
 3 years Intelligence collection related knowledge and experience. SAPS crime intelligence or related fields preferable.
 PSIRA Grade B
 Certificate Intelligence and Analyses Techniques
 Computer Literacy and Microsoft Office Suite.
 Valid driver’s license.
Technical Competencies
 Having knowledge of the Criminal and Procedures Act.
 Apply security audit techniques, in order to identify security weakness.
Security Information Officer – Internal and External
Petra Diamonds Limited is one of the world’s
leading suppliers of rough diamonds and one of
the largest independent diamond groups by
resource. It’s a polished diamond we’re after for
this role – an individual that clearly outshines
his/her peers: | PETRA DIAMONDS SA (PTY) LTD
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 Demonstrate knowledge and skill with regards to crime investigation activities.
 Utilise system and maximise automation increased effectiveness.
 Having knowledge and skill of company procedures, policies, regulations and agreements.
 Demonstrate knowledge and skill with regards to security systems.
PLEASE NOTE: Petra Diamonds is currently aligning its organisational structure to the operational model therefore all job titles and
job profiles are under review. This may influence the grading of the position.
Petra Diamonds is an equal opportunity employer. Preference will be given to suitable candidates from the designated groups in line with
the Company’s Employment Equity Policy and Plan and internal candidates. Pre-screening, profile testing, on mine assessments, medical
and security clearance form part of the recruitment and selection process. Short listed candidates will be required to attend a panel
interview. Employment of the successful candidate is subject to the aforementioned criteria.
If you are already employed by Petra Diamonds, please submit an authorised Internal Application Form, your résumé, qualifications and ID when
Please complete an application form (available on and forward, together with
your résumé, SAPS certified qualifications and ID, to by 13 June 2021. Please note, applications
must be sent to the correct e-mail as indicated. Incomplete application forms and documentation will not be considered.
Correspondence will be limited to short-listed candidates only. Petra Diamonds reserves the right not to fill this position.
If you have not heard from us within 30 days of the closing date, please regard your application as unsuccessful.
Please note that Petra Diamonds does not at any time require any form of payment for recruitment purposes. If you are approached in this
regard, you should report the incident immediately via one of the following hotlines:
Toll Free: 0800 007 247; Phone Call: +27 31 571 5573; Fax: +27 31 560 7395; Email:; Post: KZ 138, Umhlanga
Rocks, 4320; Website: