Job Details
  • Reference393893A_1655251760
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted21 days ago
  • ConsultantLeanne Porter

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a EL1 Governance Risk and Compliance on a contract for 12 months with potential extension.


  • Develop and participate in implementation of client initiatives focused on the reduction of technology risk, governance and compliance to policies and external regulatory compliance
  • Evaluating business and IT risks
  • Developing IT security standards, policy, procedures, and controls to manage risks. Improve client's security positioning through process improvement, policy, automation, and the continuous evolution of capabilities.
  • Evaluation information security threats and their impact clients IT environment
  • Lead the analysis of requirements and design of clients' information security posture, as well as Legal, Regulatory and Scheme security requirements.
  • Supporting the business in delivery of work streams for clients in compliance standards such as the PSPF, ISM, Agency Risk Management Frameworks and incident management disciplines.
  • Performing and investigating internal and external information security risk and exceptions assessments.
  • Documenting and reporting control failures and gaps to stakeholders. Provides remediation guidance and prepares management reports to track remediation activities.
  • Staying current on best practices and technological advancements and acts as a technical resource for security assessment and regulatory compliance.
  • Performing other related duties as assigned from time to time based on the business requirements

Essential Criteria

  • 3- 5 years' experience in IT Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Understanding of International and Australian GRC standards related to ICT preferred
  • Experience of risk management principles and associated methodologies
  • Ideally will have a CEH, CISSP, CISA or CISM qualification
  • Proven ability to make sound pragmatic decisions and judgements under tight timelines.
  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills with the ability to influence and drive change in a collaborative way both internally and externally.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Leanne Porter on 02 6268 9926 or email for further discussion.