Senior Security Consultant
The Department of Internal Affairs
Wellington, New Zealand
9d ago

At the Department of Internal Affairs, our purpose is to serve and connect people, communities and government to build a safe, prosperous and respected nation.

In other words, it's all about helping to make New Zealand better for New Zealanders.

The Senior Security Consultant works with DIA Branch's to develop and implement resilient and effective business services and solutions that are aligned with DIA requirements, legislation and government regulations.

They champion security by design, provide expert advice and lead the delivery of effective security outcomes across business services, investment and improvement opportunities.

The Senior Security Consultant will sit within the Information and Safety Group and report to the Manager Safety, Security and Risk The Information and Safety group is an exciting and interesting part of the Department and functions include Health, Safety and Wellbeing, Security, Risk, Privacy, Resilience, Recovery and Information Management

What you will do to contribute includes :

  • Provide strategic advice on all matters pertaining to security and safety management to key business stakeholders and technology partners
  • Provide leadership across selected portfolio or domain specialisation to ensure that improvements are made to the practices and methodologies supporting DIA Security and Safety capabilities.
  • Manage and oversee the delivery of appropriate and effective security outcomes and advice across these investments, at program and individual project level
  • Track developments and changes to business services and threat models, to ensure that these are understood by stakeholders and opportunities or risks addressed through effective planning
  • What you will bring includes :

  • Strong security consulting track record of successfully engaging with senior level management, business owners and executives
  • Comprehensive understanding of strategic and business planning aligned to security outcomes and the implementation of technology to accomplish business change
  • Ability to apply abstract concepts in innovative ways to solve business and technology problems.
  • Demonstrated capability to deliver high quality strategic business and technology planning artefacts that seamlessly integrate business demand and IT supply.
  • If this sounds like a challenge you would like to be involved in, and you are keen to be part of an evolving team, then we would very much like to hear from you.

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