CrossCountry Consulting's growing Cyber & Privacy practice is comprised of talented professionals in the fields of cybersecurity, privacy, and data protection. Our team partners with organizations to design, assess, and execute sound cybersecurity and privacy programs that ensure alignment of cybersecurity and privacy enablers including people, processes, and technologies, while also balancing risk management and compliance requirements.
As Associate Director, you will be an integral part of a growing service line, helping to expand our client base and capabilities. We are looking for someone who is passionate about Cyber & Privacy, enjoys learning and staying current with industry trends and regulations (e.g., GDPR, CCPA, NIST, ISO, PCI-DSS, HIPAA, GLBA), excels at leading teams and mentoring others, and gets excited about helping our clients strategically solve Cyber & Privacy challenges.
What you'll do
* Lead the delivery of client engagements in the following areas:
o Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and Chief Privacy Officer (CPO) Advisory & Governance
- Strategy and framework implementation aligned with industry standards
- Risk, maturity, and regulatory compliance assessments
o Privacy and Data Protection
- Privacy program design and implementation
- Regulatory compliance readiness efforts
- Data governance and protection
- Data loss prevention (DLP)
o Security Risk Management
- Third party risk management
- Cyber, IT, and privacy risk management
- Incident response, business continuity, and disaster recovery
o Driving business development efforts for new and existing clients
o Building market collateral
o Leading the internal working group
o Developing internal and identifying external trainings to build the team's skillsets
o Attending and presenting at market events
o Recruiting and cultivating talent
* Lead coaching family by serving as a role model, coach, mentor and liaison to senior leadership
Ideal Qualifications and Experience
10+ years of professional services experience leading complex engagements at a consulting firm, or commensurate experience
Cybersecurity, privacy, IT audit and/or compliance program experience
Working knowledge of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), NIST Cybersecurity Framework, NIST Privacy Framework, HIPAA, PCI-DSS, GLBA, and other Cyber & Privacy standards
Understanding of the components of comprehensive Cyber & Privacy programs, including governance, policy, organizational design, awareness and training, architecture, technologies, processes, and controls
Success in building and developing strong client relationships
Ability to lead small and large teams effectively, managing multiple projects at a time
Leadership skills with the ability to foster an environment of collaboration
Effective verbal and written communication skills including comfort with executive audience
Active participation in the local cybersecurity and privacy community and experience creating thought leadership
Enthusiasm, entrepreneurial spirit and a great sense of humor
Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM), Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
CrossCountry Consulting is a trusted business advisory firm that provides customized finance, accounting, human capital management, risk, operations and technology consulting services to leading organizations facing complex change. We partner with our clients to help them navigate pressing business challenges and achieve goals related to improving operations, minimizing risks and enabling future growth.
Our people are our most valuable asset and our individual differences are our greatest strength. Join our team where Excellence is a priority, Collaboration and teamwork are the norm, Energy is contagious, and the opportunity to make an Impact is endless.
CrossCountry Consulting provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants and believes that respect and fair treatment are critical to creating a productive, diverse, and inclusive workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, CrossCountry is fully committed to comply with all federal, state, and local laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard torace, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, pregnancy, genetics, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, gender identity or expression or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
CrossCountry Consulting is a trusted business advisory firm that provides customized finance, accounting, human capital management, risk, operations, and technology consulting services to leading organizations facing complex change. We partner with our clients to help them navigate pressing business challenges and achieve goals related to improving operations, minimizing risks, and enabling future growth. Our people are our most valuable asset and our individual differences are our greatest strength. At CrossCountry, we embrace and value our individual experiences, capabilities, talents, and perspectives by fostering and promoting a culture of diversity and inclusion. Join our team where Excellence is a priority, Collaboration and teamwork are the norm, Energy is contagious, and the opportunity to make an Impact is endless.