Cyber / Information Security Manager

Job Title: Cyber / Information Security Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 203003_1613184507
Contact Name: Rochelle Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2021 13:48

Job Description

My client, a global finance services company who provide asset-based financial solutions are currently recruiting for an Information / Cyber Security Officer to support their Asia Pac business. This is a newly created role and will be supported by the Global Information Security Officer who is based in Europe.

You will be responsible for defining and implementing the businesses Information / Cyber Security Program / Framework and support the organization in managing its Information / Cyber Security risks.

Your day to day responsibilities will include:

  • Define, implement and improve the security policies, standards and procedures.
  • Conduct security risk assessments
  • Manage security risks including informing management on the security risk profile and the security compliance profile of relevant business units
  • Advise management on necessary improvements and advise on control implementations
  • Develop a training program for awareness within the organization and specialist training for targeted groups
  • Establish metrics, reporting mechanisms and services, maturity models and a roadmap for continual security program improvements.
  • Coordinate and serve as primary point of contact for significant information security incidents
  • Keep abreast of information / cyber security trends and threats
  • Support management and IT Teams to navigate and interpret local regulations around Cyber security and Data security.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • A strong background in application, network and operational security and have worked with sensitive data in high-risk environments.
  • A deep awareness of the ins and outs of Cloud environments
  • Know most web application vulnerabilities and attack vectors
  • Be comfortable with complexity and will know how to build the right controls to manage and monitor complex systems in a safe a predictable way.
  • Love security and be interested in crypto.


  • Relevant education / certification of Information Security Management (e.g. CISM, CISSP, CISA)
  • Proven track record in Information Security, preferable completed with IT Risk Management, IT Audit and Operational Security experience
  • Substantial knowledge of Information Security standards and regulations (ISO27001/2, ISF Standards of Good Practice, PCI DSS, FIPS, HIPAA)
  • Strong communication, planning and organization skills
  • Strong influence, negotiation and persuasion skills
  • Quality driven and results oriented
  • A strong team player
  • Ability to travel is essential

If this sounds like the challenge you are after apply now, quoting reference 203003