Technology Internal Audit Senior

Reference: VAC-234
Sector(s): Accountancy & Audit, Cyber/Infosec & IT Audit
Salary: £ 45,000 to £ 55,000 Per Annum
Town/City: west midlands
Contract Type: Permanent

Our client is a leading global advisory firm with an outstanding reputation for top end clients, fast growth, career progression and staff retention.

Technology Internal Audit Senior starting salary £45 - £55000 plus 2-3 days working from home available. Based in London


We are looking to recruit an individual with a good understanding of the fundamentals of IT/Information/Cyber security to effectively aid in delivering an increasing portfolio of IT internal audit work. The role will typically focus on performing IT reviews, cyber controls gap/maturity assessments and control reviews as well as more technically focused technology assessments. The role will also involve supporting the Advisory Management team as they look to develop the proposition and grow the business.


? Deliver Technology/Cyber/IT Security/resilience/ IT governance internal audit reviews and, where required, advisory assignments to a high standard

? Understanding of business context and requirements for technology security controls and able to articulate technology security risk to non-technical and technical audiences

? Keep managers up to date on the work you are carrying out and any issues you’re facing

? Ensure excellent client service

? Continue to develop relevant skills and capabilities

? Build relationships internally Role Requirements

? Minimum two years’ experience, preferably in a technology assurance function or role

? BSc Computer Science / Information Technology / Information Systems / Data Science

? BCom Information Systems (IS) / Informatics / Computer Science

? BBusSc. Computer Science / Information Technology

? BSc Applied Mathematics & Computer Science / Actuarial Science

? BSc / BEng Mechanical Engineering (with IT/IS modules)

? Degree in Business Mathematics and Informatics - 65% academic average across all years of study

? Excellent team player but also confident working on own initiative. ? Strong communication skills (both written and oral) and first rate interpersonal skills at all levels

? Flexibility to travel on a regular basis locally with potential for wider travel including international assignments.

? A strong understanding of IT resilience, risk management, governance, cloud computing, data governance, IT infrastructure

? A good understanding of technology concepts and systems/solutions

? A good understanding of Risk Assessment approaches and methodologies

? Good understanding of the Cyber Security Strategy good practice frameworks (for example, the Cyber Security Essentials NIST CSF, CIS top 20)

? Understanding of the ISO 2700X series of standards and guidelines Preferable

? Strong presentation skills

? Experience of delivering penetration testing and vulnerability scanning assessments ? Experience performing cyber risk and control gap assessments 

About Brimstone Consulting: We specialise in finding highly qualified staff in the following areas: Forensic Accounting & Fraud - (AML/CTF, Investigation, CFE’s etc.); Legal and LegalTech (E-Discovery, Digital Forensics, EDRM); Big Data and Data Analytics- (MI/BI/CI);InfoSec and Cyber Crime; Audit; Accountancy and Finance; FinTech (Payments etc.);Risk - (Credit, Regulatory, Liquidity, Market, Analysts-SAS, SPSS etc.);Compliance/Corporate Governance ;IT- (full SDLC- BA’s PM’s , Architects, Developers etc.); Brimstone Consulting acts as an employment agency (permanent) and as an employment business (temporary) - a free and confidential service to candidates. Brimstone Consulting is an equal opportunities employer. Due to time constraints we can only reply to applicants that match our clients’ specifications. We may store applications in our cloud storage facilities that may include dropbox