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Information Security Risk Consultant

Job Title: Information Security Risk Consultant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Geelong
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Salary: 2 x 12 months contracts, Attractive day rates
Start Date: 2019-09-13
Reference: JO-1909-533961
Contact Name: Ali Andrewartha
Contact Email: ali.andrewartha@talentinternational.com
Job Published: September 13, 2019 10:10

Job Description

Your brand new role working for this Victorian Authority will see you be a part of the Program Delivery Practice where you will be accountable for the identification, assessment and reporting on information security and technology risks across all projects and business solutions. Undertake security threat assessments for technical and GRC 

Key accountabilities
  • Provide specialist technology risk consultancy and thought leadership to manage the Information Security and Technology risks
  • Influence senior leaders in Risk, IT, Project Managers and Business to deliver appropriate risk reduction activities
  • Champion strong governance of risks and issues throughout the project lifecycle 
  • Analyse all new products/services concepts and proposals
  • Lead and coach augmented resources, provide quality assurance and validate risk outcomes and recommendations
  • Maintain a strong understanding of current industry directions and best practice relating to IT controls, Cloud and third party management, information security and data protection and risk management 

Skills and experience
  • Extensive experience in risk management in complex technology environments including, cloud based solutions, Agile delivery, innovative solutions and transformational technology change
  • Experience conducting security threat assessments (technical and GRC)
  • Demonstrated ability to consult and influence senior executives across a multi-faceted workplace
  • Demonstrated ability to engage and influence external providers to deliver services that meet the business strategic outcomes
  • Strong understanding of contemporary IT solutions and security treatments
  • Demonstrated experience managing risk activities across the project life cycle.
  • Government or similar industry knowledge/ experience and advantage
  • CISSP, CISA certification or similar and advantage

To find out more about this role please contact Ali on 9236 7708, or apply now to secure an interview.