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IS Specialist

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Cape Town
SalaryR480k – R420k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc (Computer Science) or BCom (Information Systems)
Experience3 years

Job Description

Exciting new opportunity for experienced Security Specialist with our well established client. If you have experience in ITIL and Cobit, have knowledge in IT Systems and IT risks then this is the job for you.


Performing assurance reviews

Engaging and planning with management with regards to audits

Audits on: Information Security; IT System Security; Application Security; IT Process, etc.

Coordinating with the Enterprise Risk Management function, as well as performing risk assessments to determine the key risks and controls

Utilizing specialist knowledge to define and perform control adequacy and effectiveness testing

Reporting on the findings and facilitate risk response discussions with management

Performing follow ups on a quarterly basis regarding the resolution of significant findings and report back to the Audit Committee

Information security risk analysis

Increasing the understanding of information security risks within the company

Provide assistance during cyber related crime investigations

Participating in knowledge sharing activities and widening the understanding of risk factors throughout the department

Building client relationships and credibility

Personal attributes:

Client Orientated

Task orientated

Analytical and detailed

Application of technical skills


Learning and researching

Planning and organizing

Presenting and Communicating

Adhering to principles and values

Minimum Requirements:

BSc (Computer Science) or BCom (Information Systems)

CISSP and / or CISM (or busy studying towards)

Fully proficient with the MS Office package

Minimum 3 year experience in Information Security

Exposure within an Audit environment (recommendation)

Interested candidates can forward their comprehensive written applications to the following e-mail: or fax to: 086 600 7977. You can also contact Janine on 021 551 8638

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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