A global management consultancy firm is seeking a Virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) to provide strategic cybersecurity guidance and leadership. In this role, you will be the go-to cybersecurity expert who excels in developing and implementing security strategies to protect sensitive information and ensure compliance across various client environments.
Serve as the primary point of contact for all cybersecurity-related activities for our clients, providing strategic oversight and direction.
Develop, update, and oversee the implementation of cybersecurity policies, standards, and procedures to mitigate risks and comply with regulatory requirements.
Conduct comprehensive risk assessments and audits to identify vulnerabilities within clients’ digital infrastructure and recommend remedial actions.
Design and implement cybersecurity frameworks tailored to the specific needs of each client, ensuring robust protection against cyber threats.
Lead incident response planning and execution, minimizing the impact of security breaches and ensuring swift recovery.
Provide cybersecurity training and awareness programs to enhance clients’ organizational security culture.
Stay abreast of the latest cybersecurity trends, threats, and technologies to advise clients on emerging risks and necessary precautions.
Foster strong client relationships through regular communication, reporting, and strategic advice on cybersecurity matters.
Bachelor’s or master’s degree in information security, Computer Science, or a related field.
Professional cybersecurity certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CISA) are highly desirable.
A minimum of 10 years of experience in cybersecurity, with at least 3 years in a leadership role.
Demonstrated expertise in designing and implementing comprehensive cybersecurity strategies and programs.
Proficient in various cybersecurity frameworks (e.g., NIST, ISO 27001) and regulatory compliance standards relevant to cybersecurity.
Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills, with the ability to assess complex information security challenges.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of effectively engaging with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
Salary: USD $200k (Negotiable)
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