About the Position I am working with a large Federal Government department to find an IT Security Advisor. This is an initial 6 month contract however this is flexible if you are after a more short-term engagement. This role will be responsible for the leadership and management of IT Security, the main duties will include Representing our client to external agencies and others as the first point of contact on IT Security management issues. Providing advice on ICT security, through reviewing and ensuring a balanced approach to cyber risk and compliance against all relevant Commonwealth and industry best practice standards. Managing ICT security solutions required to protect our clients ICT environment. Developing and coordinating the strategic directions for the leadership and management of information technology security including maintenance of our clients Cyber Security Strategic Program. Managing risk based IT security assessments against the Protective Security Policy Framework and Information Security Manual, and work with System Owners to establish agreed mitigation strategies Leadership of staff in relation to the operations of the IT Security function. Due to the nature of the department and role, you will Be an Australian citizen. Hold an active NV2 security clearance (highly desirable) If this role is of interest to you, please APPLY NOW. For more information, please contact Aimee Goff on 02 6113 7520 or via email on aimee. goff @igniteservices .com Other information Company Ignite Salary AUD 0 - 0 per annum Type Contract no - Principals only. Recruiters, please don t contact this job advertiser. no - Please, no phone calls about this job! no - Reposting this message elsewhere is NOT OK. This is a contract job.