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Principal IT Security Advisor

Victorian Government

Job Description

The Principal IT Security Advisor is responsible for overseeing IT security and the design and implementation of fit-for-purpose IT security solutions, policies, procedures and controls, in line with relevant frameworks, standards and obligations. The Principal IT Security Advisor is also responsible for the assessment of security risks and determining necessary security arrangements. Implementing and managing the security reporting framework, issues or incident management and regularly reports to senior and executive management at Family Safety Victoria is also a critical aspect of this role. Uplifting the organisation's security capability and capacity is an ongoing priority and proven technical skills along with strong interpersonal and communication skills are necessary.
Are you

* An IT security specialist who can provide high level IT security advice and guidance?
* Experienced in conducting security threat and risk assessments to identify risks that can be managed better?
* A great communicator with highly developed stakeholder relationship skills?
* Able to manage competing priorities in a complex environment?
* Adaptable, resilient, calm, and determined – ready to navigate the complex family violence sector landscape and remain focused on improving safety for all Victorian families?

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.
Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.
Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.
For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing
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