Cyber Security Executive Cyber Security Executive …

in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Cyber Security Executive
Advisory Service Delivery Cyber Security Executive
Market leading growth in our Advisory Service Delivery team has created opportunities for new people to join the team, working in our Newcastle Service Delivery Centre . Cyber security issues are a key concern in the business world at the moment, with technical advances arising every day. This is a great opportunity to play a key role in helping financial service clients to improve their cyber security operations and give them the assurance they need to operate their business successfully and safely.

The Opportunity
The Advisory Service Delivery team is one of EY's fastest growth areas and we are based in a modern office in Newcastle city centre. We have an excellent opportunity for a Cyber Security Executive to join our Newcastle team. In this role you will be providing operational support in delivering Cyber Security related engagements to our FS clients, which will include providing technical advice on related topics and insights on latest market trends. You would be playing a key role in helping clients to improve their cyber security operations. Continuing expansion means we are looking for people who will thrive in a fast-paced environment, and enjoy working as part of different teams.

Your Key Responsibilities
As a Cyber Security Executive in our Advisory Service Delivery team, you will be working with global EY teams to deliver high quality work to our clients, which will primarily be from the financial sector. You will help our clients gain comfort by using your technical knowledge of Cyber Security risks and controls. You will work with the leadership team to speak directly with clients to provide them with advice and recommendations. You will have the opportunity to work on a range of Cyber Security projects to support clients to design and assess the effectiveness of their Cyber Security mechanisms.
Client Responsibilities:
  • Work effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress
  • Assist with the mobilisation of project teams and design of the processes to be followed
  • Support engagement management activities such as finance tracking, billing, resource management
  • Develop and maintain productive working relationships with client personnel, whilst building strong internal relationships within Advisory and across other services
  • Support bids and proposals for new projects and client opportunities
  • Assist in preparing reports and outputs that will be delivered to clients and other parties
People Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to people initiatives including training, buddying with new joiners etc.
  • Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills
  • Understand and follow workplace policies and procedures
  • Support the development of junior colleagues
Skills and Attributes for Success
  • History of working for large scale organisations
  • Knowledge in Identity and Access Management, Third Party Risk Management and IT Controls Testing
  • Creative, independent with good problem solving skills
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication and writing skills
  • Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment
To qualify for the role you must have
  • A strong academic background to degree level or equivalent experience in a directly related role
  • Solid IT and/or technology background
Ideally, you'll also have
  • Recognised (or working towards) professional qualification such as CISA, CISM, CISSP
  • Experience and understanding of Financial Services
  • Experience of coaching or mentoring junior team members
What We Look For
You'll be a trusted business advisor to our clients, specialising within the Cyber Security field, so they'll look to you to find, ask and answer the questions nobody else has asked yet and then develop and execute an effective service. If you're ready to take on a wide range of responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a difference, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers
We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you
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EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

About EY
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we're using the finance products, expertise and systems we've developed to build a b etter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we'll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
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