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Manager, Security Advisory Services (CONSULTANCY)

ANYWHERE, United States
  • Employment Type: Direct Hire

Our client, a global consulting firm specializing in cybersecurity, risk management and e-discovery, seeks a Manager, Security Advisory Services to join their expanding Proactive Security Services team. This group executes and delivers on all security advisory engagements for clients in the areas of risk, vulnerability management, governance, compliance, and more. The successful candidate will have experience developing and advising customized client security programs, conducting extensive reviews of threats, assessing IT network and security architectures, and formulating executive level recommendations.  As a Manager on the Security Advisory team, recent consulting experience with a large security firm is a must! Send resumes to [email protected].


Position Overview

  • Executes cyber security consulting engagements for various clients; ensuring timely progress, achievement of objectives and delivery quality
  • Assists with various practice client engagement pursuit initiatives, including the development of client engagement proposals
  • Assesses and investigates client IT security programs and environments via interviews and technical information analyses
  • Understands existing client processes and controls and associated risks with respect to electronic and non-electronic information security
  • Develops client security programs by reviewing existing programs; conducting comprehensive reviews of threats; evaluating and analyzing relevant data points
  • Advises clients as to controls necessary to strengthen or tune SIEM
  • Develops Information Security Plans and Policies, customized to client requirements and risk profile
  • Develops incident response plans and procedures, and advises clients on steps to achieve incident response readiness (logging and monitoring configurations, triage and escalation procedures, wider stakeholder liaison, etc.)
  • Advises clients on the implications of data privacy matters from a security perspective
  • Provides recommendations on IT solutions to help clients manage information security risk
  • Assesses IT network and security architectures as they relate to managing identities and access privileges, delegated administration models, workflow and access control models
  • Documents results of security risk analyses and formally presents to clients
  • Formulates executive level recommendations related to Information Security strategy
  • Understands current regulatory environment and related implications to security management compliance
  • Enhances team competence by answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members
  • Tracks emerging security practices and contribute to building internal processes

Candidate Qualities

  • Significant experience in progressively sophisticated roles in information security consulting, coupled with demonstrable experience in various Cybersecurity domains, including risk management, compliance, security strategy, security engineering, and/ or operations
  • Recent consulting experience with a mid to large size consulting firm/practice would be a plus
  • Strong, diverse technical background is a plus and truly exceptional oral and written communications skills
  • Demonstrates proven success in working in a team as well as independently and exhibit follow-through to understand root causes of issues
  • This position requires handling multiple engagements with overlapping deadlines. A demonstrated ability to write clear, coherent and precise reports on a multiplicity of complex technical issues is essential
  • A collaborative approach is a must, as well as the ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of technical and non-technical personnel
  • Travel is required
  • Security certifications (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC, OSCP) a plus

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