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Technology Risk Consulting - Senior Manager

Grant Thorton

Job Description

About Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading professional services organisations. We assist our clients to unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, forward looking advice.

We are looking for a Senior Manager to join our Risk Consulting team who will work closely with our clients to deliver practical technology risk solutions including areas such SOC-2 reporting (security, availability and integrity), cyber security, data risk / data governance, open banking accreditation, privacy and IT audit.

About the role

  • Oversee a diverse portfolio of existing technology risk projects including SOC-2, cyber security, data risk / data governance, GS 007, open banking accreditation, privacy and IT audit.
  • Leading and overseeing IT risk reviews against security frameworks such as COBIT, PCI-DSS, ISO 27001 and NIST
  • Assist in business development activities for clients including preparation of tender and proposal documentation
  • Client relationship management including planning, budget preparation and tracking, scope determination and value add
  • Coaching and developing a team of seniors/consultants/associates
  • Actively managing risk matters
  • Clearly articulating the risks and opportunities associated with IT to a broad range of technical and executive stakeholders
  • Ability to communicate and demonstrate a logical risk based approach to the review of technology
  • Providing clients with pragmatic recommendations to address areas of concern, risk or opportunity
  • This role will suit a results driven, team orientated professional with the following skills, experience and attributes:

Skills and Experience

You will bring to the role;

  • IT risk and security experience management experience in a private/public practice environment
  • Significant experience with auditing standards and industry frameworks such as SOC-2, GS 007, IIA/ISACA, open banking, COBIT, PCI-DSS, ISO 27001 and/or NIST
  • Strategic and commercial expertise
  • Ability to lead a high performing team
  • Ability to identify and manage and monitor risks in real time
  • A passion for providing exceptional service and delivery to clients
  • CISA, CRISC, CISM, CISSP or CA / CPA qualifications, or steps towards achieving these qualifications, will be highly regarded as will experience in a professional services environment
  • Ability to articulate your understanding of major IT systems and their deployment across organisations
  • Ability to work independently with a strong sense of ownership
  • Excellent written and interpersonal skills


At Grant Thornton, we encourage our people to bring their whole selves to work. We recognise, appreciate and harness our people's individual skills and talents. You will thrive in our down-to-earth yet entrepreneurial environment which empowers our people to succeed within a social work culture. We recognise the increasing importance of flexible work options and family friendly work practices in maintaining a diverse, adaptive and high performing workforce able to meet our current and future business needs.


  • Free annual gym membership.
  • Blended model of continuous learning approach that will see you develop personally and professionally.
  • Market-leading flexible working model.

How to apply

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