Head of Information Security & Compliance

Location: Sydney
Area: CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $145,000 - $145,000 per annum

About the Role
Barnardos are looking for a full-time permanent Head of Information Security & Compliance for Barnardos Head Office based in Ultimo, 2007

This role offers a hybrid working model of office and remote based work.

The Head of Information Security & Compliance will be responsible for;
  • Identifying, evaluating, and reporting on information security risks in a manner that meets compliance and regulatory requirements, and aligns with and supports the risk posture of the enterprise.
  • Proactively work with business units to implement practices that meet defined policies and standards for information security
  • Serving as the process owner of all assurance activities related to the availability, integrity and confidentiality of customer, business partner, employee, and business information in compliance with the organization's information security policies.
  • Acting as an interface between the Management's strategic and process-based activities and the work of the technology-focused analysts, engineers, and administrators in the IT organization
  • Coordinating the IT organization's technical activities to implement and manage security infrastructure, and to provide regular status and service-level reports to management.
  • Managing highly technical staff as they work to accomplish company and personal development goals.
About You
As a Head of Information Security & Complianceyou will ideally have;
  • University degree in Computer Science or related discipline required.
  • A minimum of 7 years IT experience with 3 years of IT Security Management experience.
  • CISSP, CISA, CISM, or other relevant security-related designation(s).
  • Knowledge of computer networking concepts and protocols and network security methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Azure security concepts, IS Blueprints and application of security controls in an Azure and M365 architecture.
  • Knowledge of risk management processes (e.g., methods for assessing and mitigating risk).
  • Knowledge of cyber threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Knowledge of specific operational impacts of cybersecurity lapses.
  • Significant knowledge of and experience with legal and regulatory compliance standards such as PCI-DSS, ISO 27001/2, NIST, and ASD essential eight.
  • Experience with IT governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) management.
  • Experience in implementation of a cyber risk governance framework
  • Experience in management of external vendors at an account level and in controlling the delivery of vendor activities to the benefit of Barnardos
  • Strong experience in security monitoring, securitization and protection of sensitive data used across the organisation.
  • Strong cyber reporting experience.
About the Organisation
Barnardos Australia is one of Australia’s leading children’s social care agencies, focused on building relationships between children, young people, their families and the community. Over the next 5 years, Barnardos commits to supporting more vulnerable children to thrive through effective evidence-informed and research-based programs.

Applicants from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background are strongly encouraged to apply. 
Benefits of Working for Barnardos
  • Development through individual and group mentoring
  • Secondments, acting up and project work
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Cultural leave
  • A day off during NAIDOC week
  • Additional annual leave during Christmas/New Year break
  • Volunteer opportunities at community events and many more
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff are further supported by the Aboriginal Cultural Unit (ACU) and Barnardos Indigenous Group (BIG) to meet their cultural needs within the organisation. 

To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance and current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number) and for the ACT a Drivers History Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card and CYPS Check.
Vaccination for COVID-19 is a condition of employment and engagement with Barnardos.

How to apply:
To register your interest hit APPLY NOW and submit your Resume. For a confidential discussion please call Zoe Banbury 02 9218 2346
Applications will close on Tuesday 6th of December 2022 

Date Posted: 22/11/2022 03:15 PM

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