*14 Month Fixed Term Contract*

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Snapshot

As DeepMind continues to grow, we are seeking an Intelligence and Due Diligence Manager (FTC) to join our Global Security team. We’re looking for a very hard working and driven individual who wants to be part of an outstanding team, in an inspiring and collaborative environment. With a people-first approach, this role would suit someone who thrives in fast-paced, changing environments.

About Us

We’re a dedicated scientific community, committed to “solving intelligence” and ensuring our technology is used for widespread public benefit. We’ve built a supportive and inclusive environment where collaboration is encouraged and learning is shared freely. We don’t set limits based on what others think is possible or impossible. We drive ourselves and inspire each other to push boundaries and achieve ambitious goals.

We constantly iterate on our workplace experience with the goal of ensuring it encourages a balanced life. From excellent office facilities through to extensive manager support, we strive to support our people and their needs as effectively as possible.

Our list of benefits is extensive, and we’re happy to discuss this further throughout the interview process!

The Role

During your contract as an Intelligence and Due Diligence Manager, you will closely collaborate with members of the Global Security team and other teams at DeepMind and across Alphabet. You will report to DeepMind’s Global Security Operations Lead. You will manage and drive forward DeepMind’s Intelligence and Due Diligence Programmes, with an aim to mitigate potential risks and threats to DeepMind's people, assets, operations and reputation. Through close partnerships with Legal, Policy, Strategic Partnerships and Pioneering Responsibly, you'll lead the nascent Due Diligence Programme, supporting third party risk management initiatives to mitigate potential risks and threats. In the role, you will also lead the Intelligence Programme, responsible for the development and delivery of tactical, operational and strategic threat research and intelligence services. You will work closely with collaborators and vendors to increase awareness of DeepMind’s threat landscape, set expectations for results from many different teams, keep track of success of parallel efforts, identify key roadblocks and work collaboratively in cross-functional groups.

The ideal candidate will have experience in intelligence and third-party risk management techniques, analysis and problem-solving. You have strong interpersonal skills and are a great teammate. You are flexible in adapting to changing requirements and able to cope with and reduce ambiguity. A demonstrated interest or experience in artificial intelligence or emerging technologies is a plus.

Key Responsibilities

  • Scale and manage DeepMind’s new Due Diligence Programme and the team coordinators
  • Lead DeepMind’s Intelligence Programme and provide leadership to a team of analysts
  • Provide custom tactical, operational and strategic intelligence reports/briefs for peers and senior collaborators
  • Manage new and existing vendor/supplier contracts, to include budgets, purchase orders, and other administrative processes
  • Establish deep expertise on intel collection requirements; serve as a conduit between intel providers and intel consumers
  • Clearly and concisely articulate complex incidents and situations to a range of collaborators, from operational staff up to ExCo
  • Provide support and participate in incident management as required

About You 

In order to set you up for success as a Intelligence and Due Diligence Manager at DeepMind, we look for the following skills and experience:

  • Master’s (preferred) or Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g. political science, security studies, history, intelligence) or equivalent practical experience
  • In-depth and relevant work experience in analytical fields, such as due diligence, risk, intelligence, threat analysis, business intelligence/analysis, competitive/market intelligence/analysis, crisis management, or business continuity
  • Experience managing teams of analysts, supporting individual growth and professional development, as well as creating a healthy and collaborative team environment
  • Strong writing and communication skills, including experience drafting intelligence assessments and delivering verbal briefings on a breadth of topics to different audiences
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills, with a proven track record to work successfully in cross-functional teams, including with senior collaborators
  • Experience preparing intelligence or risk analysis reports
  • Experience working with third-party providers, vendor or contractor teams, and managing budgets, purchase orders and invoices
  • Ability to thrive under tight deadlines and work autonomously
  • Experience assessing, analysing, and resolving complicated issues, and distilling that complexity into concise, practical concepts
  • Experience working with highly confidential information

 

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