Senior Manager/ Director, Cyber



We are a specialist Advisory and Restructuring firm, committed to helping businesses improve performance, manage risk, and achieve stability and growth.

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McGrathNicol is a specialist Advisory and Restructuring firm, helping businesses improve performance, manage risk, and achieve stability and growth. 
We are seeking a highly experienced GRC Cyber professional to join our dynamic Cyber team in Brisbane.
Our Cyber & Technology team are experiencing significant and exciting growth.  We are trusted by our clients and are regularly called upon to support them with complex cybersecurity, data privacy, cyber incident, and forensic technology matters.  We are a hands-on team, working closely with our clients to help them plan and execute practical approaches to complex issues. Due to the nature of our work, we are also level-headed, particularly in times of crisis, and help our clients resolve often high-pressure situations.
You will play a pivotal role in our team, overseeing the delivery of Cyber Strategy & Risk engagements while providing mentorship to junior staff. Your responsibilities will encompass various facets of cybersecurity, including client relations, business development, risk assessment, compliance, and strategic planning.

Closing Date

  • 15- June- 2024

What will you do

  • Mentor and manage junior team members to ensure consistently high-quality project delivery.
  • Strengthen client relations through exceptional service and proactive business development efforts.
  • Identify and quantify gaps in cyber resilience, maturity, or capability within client organisations.
  • Develop and execute strategies and programmes to address identified gaps and enhance governance capabilities.
  • Evaluate and assess compliance with relevant standards such as ISO27001, NIST, CPS 234, or the ACSC Essential 8.
  • Establish cyber and privacy risk management and compliance programmes, including third-party oversight as necessary.
  • Prepare comprehensive reports, presentations, dashboards, visualisations, and deliver client briefings when required.

Who you are

  • Proven track record of effectively managing and mentoring junior team members.
  • In-depth understanding and genuine enthusiasm for the technical aspects of cyber, information security, and information governance & privacy, relevant certifications like CISSP, CISM, CRISC would be highly desirable.
  • Hands-on experience with Cyber Risk & Strategy projects, including safety and awareness programme implementation, security risk assessments, and incident response simulations.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and critical thinking skills.
  • Ambitious, driven, and determined to achieve results.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team, coupled with a strong work ethic.

What we offer you

  • We offer a dynamic environment where employees are rewarded for their hard work through our annual bonus program. Other benefits include excellent training and career development opportunities, and the opportunity to work in a social and inclusive team environment.


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Tags: CISM CISSP Compliance CRISC Governance Incident response ISO 27001 NIST Privacy Risk assessment Risk management Strategy

Perks/benefits: Career development Salary bonus

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: Australia
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