Associate Director - Cyber - Fed Gov, Defence
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Work type:Permanent Full Time
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KPMG's Management Consulting division is looking for individuals who are passionate about Cyber Security and risk to join their growing Cyber Security Strategy & Governance team in Canberra as Associate Directors on a permanent basis. This opportunity will require you to play an active role in growing KPMG's Cyber Security service line.
You will work closely with clients to evaluate their business strategy, understand their technology environment and provide recommendations to enable them to improve their ability to respond to Cyber risks and threats.
This role will focus on business development, client presentations or program delivery working with teams from across KPMG’s Management Consulting division to ensure we are able to communicate and deliver on the KPMG customer promise. You ideally support one or more capability chapters: Security Assurance, Security Architecture and Engineering, Security Program Management, or Cyber Software Engineering. Your day to day activities will include:
Developing your consulting skills in a range of technology services such as IT Architecture, Engineering and IT security, security strategy, security governance, security sourcing, and business resilience
Assisting clients in managing cyber risks in a way that enhances their ability to meet business objectives, stakeholder expectations and compliance obligations
Performing gap assessments between the security processes and operations of our clients against recognised global and domestic standards and regulations (e.g. ISM, PSPF, ISO27001, NIST)
Developing benchmarking reports to provide our clients with insight on where they stand when measured against relevant industry practices
Improving our clients' understanding and management of risk in technology through designing and implementing effective controls over technology assets
Expanding the security skills at the Senior Consultant and Consultant levels in the existing team through CISM and CISSP, ISO27001 like training
Leading junior staff to deliver the appropriate outcomes
You ideally should hold an NV1 clearance or above, or have the ability to gain government security clearance.
How are you Extraordinary?
At KPMG, we believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.
To be considered for this opportunity, your qualifications, skills & experience should include:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Solid knowledge of Government security principles, the ISM, DSPF, PSPF, ISO27001 and NIST
Solid presentation skills including an ability to articulate deeply complex technical issues to senior/executive/board level audience
Proven relationship building and maintenance skills
A background in IT consulting, IT audit, Risk Management or Cyber Security
Tertiary qualification (preferably technology, commerce or similar) and Post-grad qualifications such as CISM/CISSP. Our Directors mostly have Masters Degrees and some have PHd’s
Experience in sales, client delivery and team leadership with an ability to work across multiple teams, delivery groups and stakeholders
Demonstrated experience in management consulting or an industry role working across geographies would be preferred
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Advertised:16 Jan 2020 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close:31 Jan 2020 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
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