The incumbent assists the RSO in performing a variety of investigative and security liaison functions. Daily supervision and tasks shall be assigned by the post RSO or his/her designee. The RSO Security Liaison is responsible for assisting the RSO in establishing and maintaining effective liaison with host nation security and law enforcement elements to include government, police, airport, and businesses.

Major Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to

– Assist RSO in maintaining liaison with local law enforcement and security agencies
– Provides routine formal and informal reporting on security/law enforcement issues with the host country.
– Assist in maintaining effective liaison with host nation security to coordinate protection of U.S. government facilities and personnel. This includes travel throughout the country to provide support to Chief of Mission trips.
– Assist in security coordination for visiting U.S. government dignitaries, to include liaison with host nation security for protection and administrative requests.
– Serves as a liaison between RSO and U.S. Federal Law Enforcement Agencies having protective responsibilities and with local Russian authorities in support of official U.S. protective operations (DSS and USSS, etc.).
– Assist RSO in security planning for major events, with a focus on host nation support and coordination requirements.