Managing Director - IT Assurance & Advisory


Location:

Melbourne

Date posted:

14 March 2019

Job reference:

RHESLS


Description

The Company


Robert Half Executive Search has been exclusively retained by a global consulting firm to appoint a Practice Lead to lead their growing IT Assurance & Advisory practice. With a culture rewarding those who are entrepreneurial, passionate and collaborative, it promotes an agile and flexible work environment. It is for these reasons that the firm has been consistently endorsed by FORTUNE and Consulting Magazine as an Employer of Choice, with the firm's reach extending across approximately 70 offices in 20 countries.


In this Melbourne based leadership role, you will be joining a firm whose Australian operation has been achieving double digit growth in recent years and continues to provide significant investment into its people, thought leadership and service offerings.


With a proven strategic and operational business model, you will have licence to build a team, grow the practice and operate within an agile entrepreneurial firm backed by a global parent renowned for thought leadership and expertise in risk consulting, technology, business process improvement, analytics, risk compliance and internal audit.


Should you be seeking a leadership role within an entrepreneurial workplace and within a team of highly qualified consultants which values integrity, creativity and qualitative outcomes, you are highly encouraged to express interest in this unique opportunity.



The Role


Reporting to the Australian Practice Lead, you will lead the IT Assurance & Advisory practice in Melbourne. Within the IT Assurance function, the firm assists organisations to understand their key technology risks, with offerings around IT internal audit outsourcing and co-sourcing. Within the Technology consulting practice, the firm provides leadership to CIO's around designing and implementing their IT Strategies and Digital Transformation agendas with advanced solutions in IT governance, security, data management, applications and compliance.


A strong leader, you will have the ability to build sustainable relationships across a range of industry sectors , delivering subject matter expertise across at least two of the areas below ;



  • IT Assurance

  • IT Governance, Risk and Compliance (including Technology Risk Frameworks/Methodologies and Standards such asSOC2/ASAE 3402).

    • May include industry-specific IT compliance standards



  • Cloud Computing Strategy and Governance

  • Information Security Management Standards (e.g. ISO27001, NIST)

  • IT Strategy and Transformation

  • Data Governance, Data Quality and Data Management

  • IT Program/Project Management and Software Development (Agile / DevOps preferred)

  • IT Operational Processes and Process Improvement (e.g. ITIL processes)



Your Profile


You will have extensive leadership and advisory experience at Senior Director/Partner level of a Big 4 firm or specialised consultancy, with relevant consulting and risk advisory experience within IT Assurance & Consulting, IT Governance and/or Technology consulting.


Your clear focus on practice leadership and business development within the markets you serve will be supported by an authentic, credible and ambitious approach, with a commitment to adding value to your clients.


Whilst specific industry alignment is not essential, it would be preferable that your IT Assurance and consultancy experience has been sourced within relevant sectors such as Mining & Energy, Healthcare, Government, Financial Services or Retail/ FMCG.


For a confidential conversation please initially apply to this advertisement, addressing your application to Lindsay Steinour (9691 3643)



Melbourne

Level 39
140 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
03 9691 3631
Customer & Service Delivery Lead | NFP |Northern Suburbs
Northern Suburbs Melbourne
Permanent
22 March 2019
Credit Controller
Melbourne CBD
Permanent
22 March 2019
Systems Administrator
SE Suburbs Melbourne
Permanent
22 March 2019
Account Manager
Melbourne CBD
Permanent
22 March 2019
Payroll Officer
Inner Suburbs Brisbane
Temporary
22 March 2019
Systems Administrator
Melbourne CBD
Permanent
22 March 2019
Financial Accountant
Southern Suburbs Brisbane
Project
22 March 2019
System Administrator | 6 month Contract
Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
Project
22 March 2019
Payroll Officer
SE Suburbs Melbourne
Temporary
22 March 2019
Engineering Manager | $160K - $180 K + Super
Northern Suburbs Melbourne
Permanent
22 March 2019
Accounts Receivable Officer
Northern Suburbs Melbourne
Temporary
22 March 2019
Group Financial Accountant
Perth CBD
Project
22 March 2019
Finance Administrator
Inner Suburbs Melbourne
Temporary
22 March 2019
Systems + Networks Administrator
Eastern Suburbs Melbourne
Project
22 March 2019
See more jobs >