Sr. IT Audit Associate- Direct Hire- St. Pete

Vaco Technology
Saint Petersburg
24 May 2019
08 Jun 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
The Senior Associate's primary duties will include assisting with and performing cybersecurity and compliance assessment and advisory services. The primary office location will be St Petersburg, FL, with travel to various client locations as needed. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Scope, plan and execute projects related to our service offerings (SOC reporting, PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27000, NIST 1, HITRUST, Vendor Privacy Assurance, GDPR and various other risk–based projects) Work on multiple projects in varying stages through completion and issuance of final deliverables Function within and maintain a team environment Oversee and or assist in the development and cross training of other personnel Oversight and development of staff Communicate progress to managers and partners Monitor work flow and deliver high quality deliverables Develop and maintains strong client relationships with client personnel and prospective clients Develop and maintain strong relationships with team members Expect 25 – 50 travel – willingness to travel during a significant number of weeks during the year. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems, Accounting, Finance or related field Currently holds any of the following CPA, CISA, CISSP, ISO Lead Auditor, PCI QSA and or CIA or preparing for associated exam Willingness to pursue relevant professional certifications (e.g. CPA, CISA, CIA, CISSP, HITRUST CCSFP, ISO Lead Auditor, PCI QSA, etc.) MBA from a reputable full–time or executive program is highly desirable 2 to 5 years of cybersecurity, public accounting, or IT auditing experience Demonstrated entrepreneurial abilities, client focus, industry savvy, and the ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team Professional with good oral and written communication skills strong computer skills (Microsoft Office) Demonstrated consistency in values, principles, and work ethic Strong, demonstrated technical skills necessary for scoping and executing projects Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to pull projects over the finish line Professional services industry experience in a related field preferred Minimum of 10 standards–based IT audit professional services projects completed SOC reporting, PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27000, NIST 1, HITRUST, Vendor Privacy Assurance, GDPR and various other risk–based projects, strongly preferred