Cyber & IT Risk Manager

$120000 - $140000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent bonus + benefits package + flex-working
09 Nov 2021
09 Dec 2021
Employer Sector
Accountancy Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

Cyber & IT Risk Advisory Services Manager | Professional Services | Up to $140,000 | Flexible-work

One of the biggest Professional Services firms is seeking a Cyber & IT Risk Advisory Services Manager to join their growing Cyber department in the southern part of the state of Connecticut. They require an experienced Cyber & IT Risk professional with strong interpersonal and supervisory skills.

Their growing Cyber & IT Risk practice provides huge career opportunities in an environment of the highest ethical standards and professionalism. They are committed to practising work/life balance and are big advocates for flexible working.


  • Managing engagements that assess the design and operating effectiveness of IT processes and procedures to meet client objectives, including alignment with frameworks and compliance with laws and regulations
  • Managing IT risk and security assessments to evaluate confidentiality, processing integrity, availability, security, and privacy concerns.
  • Leading engagements by managing junior staff and seniors to meet engagement commitments.
  • Advising and providing recommendations to senior management during engagements, pre-assessments, and gap assessments
  • Training and managing seniors and staff in critical IT security skills and audit methodologies
  • Managing and executing IT risk and security services in the following: (SOC 1,2, 3, SOX 404, NIST, CIS 20, ISO 27001, COBIT, PCI DSS, HIPAA, etc.)
  • Evaluating and defining client requirements for IT risk & security engagements
  • Defining scope and estimating engagement costs and details
  • Developing client relationships


  • 6 years of combined IT security & controls experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems / IT Security or related discipline
  • Demonstrated ability to document security and control issues, business impact, and management action plans
  • Strong background in IT Security control assessments
  • Knowledge of COBIT and COSO and Sarbanes Oxley legislation and impact, HIPAA, and other regulations
  • Strong background in technical security systems and environments
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and manage engagements along with ensuring deliverables meet work-plan specifications and deadlines
  • CPA, CISA , CISSP,  CISM, and IT Security-related certifications preferred

As well as a highly competitive salary, my client offers an attractive benefits package - you will receive a package that includes health, dental, and vision insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and transit benefits, as well as paid time off, a 401(k) plan with an employer contribution, and a profit sharing plan.

Please send over your most updated resume as soon as possible if you're interested, apply here.