Cyber Security Assurance / Audit Specialist (PSPF / ACSC ISM) Contract

  • 12+12+12 month contract – April Start
  • $125 – $157.80 per hour (inc-Super) – Capped
  • NV1 Security Clearance mandatory
  • Canberra City Address – 2/3 Hybrid

Our client, a very large, Federal Government Organisation, responsible for foreign policy, relations & trade, are Seeking the experience of a Cyber Security Assurance / Audit Specialist 12+12+12 month contract based in Canberra ACT.

Duties of the Cyber Security Assurance / Audit Specialist

  • Provide assurance on the department’s ICT controls effectiveness to manage organisational risks and enable the achievement of business objectives.
  • Provide a trusted and value-added service to continuously strengthen and improve the ICT risk management and control framework.
  • Provide advice to client business areas to understand, identify and document key controls to ensure key risks and PSPF compliance obligations and adequately managed.
  • Identify key processes and controls for key risk or assurance areas.
  • Effectively engage with 1st and 3rd Line of Defence stakeholders regarding risk and compliance assurance activities, including control testing, recommendation development and finding/remediation monitoring.
  • Coordinate and complete cross-functional assurance activities, including design and operating effectiveness assessments.
  • Monitor and track the completion of controls testing and assurance activities across the business.
  • Record all required tasks in Risk and Compliance Management System in ERDMS.

Skills and Experience Required

  • A sound understanding of the Information Security Manual and ACSC Essential Eight Maturity Model and industry cyber security frameworks.
  • Experience in information security audit, assurance and compliance roles.
  • Tertiary education and certifications in information security and ICT assurance and audit domains, such as the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), are beneficial (desired).

How to Apply

Please forward your resume to Ben Cousins at Recruitment Hive by clicking the Apply button, or email your resume to info @ RecruitmentHive.com.au citing Job ID: BC9163. Alternatively you may call Ben on (02) 6299 1006 (if you have an NV1 Security Clearance). Applications close 15/4/2024 however Recruitment Hive welcome late applicants to consider for future opportunities.


  • Date Posted:
  • Expiration date: April 18, 2024
  • Job Title: Cyber Security Assurance / Audit Specialist (PSPF / ACSC ISM)
  • Salary: $125 - $158