IT Security Manager

  • 07 Apr 2021
  • ACT
  • Contract
  • Initial 6 Month Contract with Extension Options
  • Well Know Consultancy Organisation
  • Min NV1 Clearance required
Our Client, a well know Consultancy is seeking to appoint an IT Security Manager to join the existing team on an initial 6 month contract with options to extend to 12 months and beyond dependant on business requirements and performance.
The successful IT Security Manager will capture and document risk, manage risk and develop security plans including ongoing execution of information risk management requirements with an emphasis on cyber and information security, audit, compliance and privacy. 
Scope of work:
  • Within the project be the Lead for defining use of security policies, practices, and standards that govern security functions associated with information technology systems, networks, applications, voice and data communications and computing services
  • Leverage information security experts and technology to support a secure infrastructure, secure applications, and maintain overall data security
  • Coordinate with internal Client security agencies to ensure correct security postures are adhered to
  • Monitor and analyse information security performance reports and escalate issues as needed
  • Capture risk mitigation controls and ensure they are documented ensuring clear and effective remediation steps are known
  • Report on significant trends and vulnerabilities
Selection Criteria
  • Australian citizenship and minimum NV1 clearance a must
  • Experienced in delivering Security and Risk Management solutions in a complex environments
  • Able to influence across all levels of the business and prepared to confidently engage in various forums
  • Commitment to delivering high quality outcomes
  • Ability to work in a team environment, participate in project meetings and engage with both business and technical stakeholders
  • Effective planner with efficient time management skills
  • ICT focused individual who understand CIOG’s ICT Security services and has experience working with complex IT projects with personal accountability for delivering to time and scope
  • Knowledge and experience in delivering Security Risk Management Plans, Statements of Applicability and Certification and Accreditation Plans within a federal government environment
  • IT background with experience or understanding in ISO 27001
  • Proven experience in Liaising with security vendors, suppliers, service providers and external resources
  • Proven ability to work effectively and confidently within a project team environment
  • Highly motivated and possess a proactive approach to progressing tasks
  • Relevant Qualifications or extensive experience in Information Security preferred