Develop a deep relationship with the client based on trust, delivery and execution in order to drive service excellence and ultimately sales.
Develop a thorough understanding of the client's business and IT Risk Management strategies; and deliver Cyber services accordingly.
Ensure capabilities are provided maximum opportunity to support account expansion goals.
Maintain a close relationship with the account team and support them in their dealings with the client.
Strive to become a 'Trusted Advisor' to the client, either providing expert technical advice themselves, or bringing in subject matter experts where appropriate from both within and outside.
Have a thorough understanding of all the commercial aspects of the Security business within the account.
Provide input to the client's security strategy and technical roadmap.
In the security governance role, the Security Officer should be aware of important operational issues including security compliance, and be the escalation point for significant security events, problems and incidents.
Bachelors or Masters Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineer, Technology or related fields.
Minimum 7 years professional experience in discipline in the realm of Information Security.
Balance of technical security knowledge and GRC experience.
Senior practitioner level experience with security environments.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects and task demands effectively.
Experience in auditing, interpreting and implementing security policy.
Ability to work successfully and constructively within a team of diverse stakeholders, business and technical.
Outstanding interpersonal skills.
Expert writing and communications skills.
CISSP, CISM preferred, but may be substituted with equivalent technical credentials and experience.
Ability to deal with complex problems, matrix management and ambiguity.
Security management in the appropriate industry.
Experience in working in a matrix environment, and ability to direct and influence others without being their line manager.