Senior Security Risk & Audit Analyst

Job Title: Senior Security Risk & Audit Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 241221_1637276023
Contact Name: Nakita Huynh
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2021 09:53

Job Description

Our Client:

Our client has a dominant presence within the New South Wales Government, they are currently seeking a Senior Security Risk and Audit Analyst to join on an Initial 6 Month Contract.

About the role

You would be involved in:

  • Coordinate the risk management framework and processes to ensure security and IT risks are identified, assessed and managed
  • Design and operate risk and audit registers, documentation and other tools to facilitate effective risk, audit and compliance functions
  • Monitor, report and present risks, risk management performance, indicators and trends to effectively communicate the organisation's risk posture, impacts, and progress
  • Design, implement and operate risk and audit management improvements and initiatives to ensure a best in class and continuously improving security risk management function
  • Improving risk reporting and metrics approaches to better engage executive business leaders and support cyber security strategy development

To be successful for the role, you would ideally:

  • Proven experience in leading the governance, implementation and/or auditing of security standards and frameworks (e.g. ISO 27001:2013, NIST, ISM, Essential 8, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience in ISO 31000:2018, including assessment, advisory and risk register management in complex and diverse IT and security environments
  • Contemporary knowledge of trends and technologies relating to information security
  • Disciplined stakeholder coordination skills with the ability to negotiate, influence and lead working groups and consultations to achieve desired outcomes
  • Industry security and/or auditing certification (e.g. CISA, ISO27001 LA/LI, CISSP, etc.)
  • Experience in designing risk reports and operating risk tools/software is desirable
  • Quantitative risk management experience (e.g. FAIR, VaR, etc.) is desirable

If you are seeking the next step in your career, please APPLY NOW.

For any further questions or information, please contact Nakita Huynh on (03) 8080 7220 and quote job #241221