Cyber and Cloud Security Director | Build, Lead, Grow a Cyber Business

Posted 02 March 2022
Salary / RateAUD $280,000.00
LocationCanberra
Job type Contract
Reference32894
Contact nameRyan Naughton
Contact email r.naughton@verticalscope.com.au

Job description

Cloud Security Director, Associate Director or Principal with the RIGHT stuff, needed to build, lead, grow and manage this new Cloud Cyber Security business as part of Canberra’s largest cyber practice... this is the next BIG step in your career paying handsomely between $200,000 – $280,000 base + Variable Component + Super!

Working closely with the lead Partner for Cyber of this Management Consulting Firm, you will be responsible for building the Cloud Cyber security business and ideally possess strong expertise in growing business as well as the governance, risk and compliance of cyber and cloud security, particularly on the Azure platform. This new business will join 5 others in their Cyber Security Practice run by this Partner.

This is a unique opportunity to build and lead this Cloud Security business and work closely with the Partner who is widely regarded across the cyber industry as an influential, strong and generous leader, which is reflected across the whole cyber practice.

This newly to be established Cloud Security business is a long-term strategic business objective of the overarching firm, with substantial funding allocated to ensure success – this is an opportunity to drive and lead business change for the organisation’s clients and practice. This fully funded business has head count approval for this calendar year for between 30-50 new employees.

We are focused on finding the right leader to head up the Cloud Security capability, someone with a strategic mindset focused on long term growth, not just the next quarter.

You will have a successful history of building pipeline of work, strong business development skills, growing teams and business capability, strong networks and reputation across the cyber industry and Federal Government, as well as solid existing relationships that you can leverage.

You will become part of this global management consulting firm working across Federal Government, Cyber, and ICT, heading up this Cyber Cloud Security business, within the biggest cyber practice in Canberra!

Our client is seeking a high calibre, talented leader who shares their values and purpose of inspiring confidence and empowering change.

This is a full-time position, offering exceptional career pathways and a base salary of up to $280,000 per annum plus variable components!

You will:

  • Have broad knowledge of all aspects of Cloud technologies (Azure and AWS) and Cyber security
  • Strong business acumen and track record of building and leading business
  • Build a team of high calibre individuals
  • Drive business direction and growth through consultative business development
  • Contribute to a strong culture of innovation and growth
  • History of building high performance teams of made up of high calibre individuals
  • Drive business direction and growth through consultative business development
  • Contribute to a strong culture of innovation and growth

Our client is consistently one of the Australia’s highest rated employers, offering market-leading benefits including:

  • Highly attractive salary package including variable components
  • A culture of learning and career development opportunities
  • An environment of inclusivity, diversity and social awareness
  • A focus on wellbeing, with flexible work/life arrangements and health/wellbeing programs
  • Paid-for professional memberships
  • Financial/leave assistance for postgraduate studies
  • Career breaks and additional annual leave available
  • 20+ weeks of flexible paid parental leave
  • Potential for secondments across the globe

Our client understands that the cyber sector is continually evolving, and to remain at the top of the pyramid, their employees need to be the best in the business so unlimited and continuous training and development including certification is always on offer!

Does this sound like you? Learn more and APPLY today!

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Who are Vertical Scope Group?

VSG are an award winning, security cleared, ICT and cyber specialist with over 10 years’ experience providing end-to-end consulting, personnel contracting and recruitment services to Australian Government and corporate clients.

We are a proud member of the Defence Industry Security Program (DISP), the Recruitment, Consulting and Staffing Association (RCSA) and are 100% Australian owned and independent.

We are accredited and compliant, meeting or exceeding all applicable Australian and international recruitment and contracting standards.

We believe people are our greatest asset, we work with and support you throughout your career journey – feel free to contact us to see how we can assist.

Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.