Associate Director - Cyber Security


Associate Director – Cyber Security Strategy & Governance

  • Immerse yourself in our inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Choose the way you want to work by embracing our flexible work arrangements
  • Collaborate with sector and technical experts to grow your knowledge and network

KPMG Australia is part of a global network providing extensive services across a wide range of industries and sectors. Our people collaborate, share their expertise and create innovation as we partner with clients to solve complex challenges, empower change, drive disruption and growth. We look for talented people with the potential to make an extraordinary difference for our clients, our firm and our communities.

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 Brisbane as Associate Directors on a permanent basis. This opportunity will require you to play an active role in growing KPMG's Technology, Risk and 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.

Your Opportunity

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. Your day to day activities will include:

  • Assisting the clients to manage 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. ISO27001, NIST CSF, APRA CPS234).
  • 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 technical penetration testing skills at the Senior Consultant and Consultant levels in the existing team
  • Reduce the reliance on key Managers and Associate Directors (within the existing team) to deliver technical consulting work.
  • Developing your consulting skills in a range of technology services such as IT strategy, governance, sourcing, security and resilience.
  • Leading junior staff to deliver the appropriate outcomes.

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 presentation skills including an ability to articulate deeply complex technical issues to senior/executive/board level audience.
  • 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
  • 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

 

The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion.

      


Associate Director – Cyber Security Strategy & Governance

  • Immerse yourself in our inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
  • Choose the way you want to work by embracing our flexible work arrangements
  • Collaborate with sector and technical experts to grow your knowledge and network

KPMG Australia is part of a global network providing extensive services across a wide range of industries and sectors. Our people collaborate, share their expertise and create innovation as we partner with clients to solve complex challenges, empower change, drive disruption and growth. We look for talented people with the potential to make an extraordinary difference for our clients, our firm and our communities.

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 Brisbane as Associate Directors on a permanent basis. This opportunity will require you to play an active role in growing KPMG's Technology, Risk and 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.

Your Opportunity

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. Your day to day activities will include:

  • Assisting the clients to manage 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. ISO27001, NIST CSF, APRA CPS234).
  • 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 technical penetration testing skills at the Senior Consultant and Consultant levels in the existing team
  • Reduce the reliance on key Managers and Associate Directors (within the existing team) to deliver technical consulting work.
  • Developing your consulting skills in a range of technology services such as IT strategy, governance, sourcing, security and resilience.
  • Leading junior staff to deliver the appropriate outcomes.

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 presentation skills including an ability to articulate deeply complex technical issues to senior/executive/board level audience.
  • 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
  • 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

 

The KPMG Difference

Our people are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics our people possess and we share and learn from each other.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBT+ workplace inclusion.

      

Are you viewing this job on LinkedIn? Click here to apply