Add your resume and apply to jobs with your Glassdoor profile. Create Profile. Job. Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth.. The Senior Director position is within Ankura's Cybersecurity Proactice service line.. Responsibilities:. Evaluate Client's Cybersecurity Program based upon a recognized framework or regulation such as the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, HIPAA Security Rule, PCI Data Security Standard, ISO Standards, etc.. Develop a deep understanding of each client's organization to guide them in identifying, analyzing and addressing cyber related threats and risks. Lead and develop the strategy of the Cybersecurity practice. Work with Cybersecurity leadership team to develop and execute on BD plans. Assist in creating reusable material for the practice with scalability of the team. Lead multiple client engagements and manage project economics. Generate consistent and thorough documentation to support processes executed throughout the project lifecycle.. Develop, review, and edit information security policies and procedures and provide guidance to clients regarding best practices.. Develop and deliver recommendations, reports, and presentations based upon findings. Develop a prioritized security project plan tailored to each clients' environment. Provide input into client communications, both written and oral, throughout the lifecycle of the project.. Mentor junior grade colleagues to assist with their growth and professional development within the organization.. Supervise appropriate personnel including less experienced consultants, client personnel, clerical support, and others as appropriate.. Be an external advocate of the company and team to drive additional growth through recruitment. Qualifications:. Bachelor's Degree in MIS, CIS, Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Economics or Mathematics. 10+ years of prior consulting experience. Experience assessing against Security/Cybersecurity compliance and frameworks (ex. NIST, HIPAA, ISO, PCI, etc.). Proven ability to deliver solution strategies and implementations to clients. Strong risk management, project management and communication skills. Functional understanding of Network Architecture, Design, and Security Best Practices. Strong attention to detail, possessing problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical reasoning skills. Exceptional organizational skills, to include detailed note taking abilities. Team player who is comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment with minimal supervision. Ability to interact confidently with senior management, C-suite, and lawyers/partners. Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently. Ability to manage time and tasks around intense deadlines for clients who work in a time-sensitive 24x7 industry. Ability to travel, often with little notice. Frequently communicates with clients and coworkers and must be able to share information effectively. Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills. Flexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects in sometimes high-pressure situations simultaneously. Self-motivator with ability to work independently. Plan, direct, and coordinate work activities of others. Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location. The following additional qualifications are preferred, but not required:. EnCase, CFCE or CISSP, SANS, CISA, PMP, CISM, CISSP, and/or similar certification(s). Familiarity with NIST or ISO frameworks and/ or risk assessment methodology. Ankura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status. Associated topics: identity, identity access management, iam, information technology security, leak, protect, security, security officer, threat, violation
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