Cyber Assurance Director/Partner
Glasgow/Edinburgh- flexible on location
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Are you looking to take the next step on your journey? Do you want to be part of an international family whose vision is "To make their services smarter, more effective, and more personal every day"? If yes, then you could be our next investment! At Azets, you're in control of your career and with our support this will make us even stronger, together.
Our motto when it comes to career development is "Your Journey, Your Voice, Your Success".
Azets is an award-winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisers operating across the UK and the Nordics. We are a family of over 6,500 employees and work across over 80 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK, and we are over the moon to have been awarded Accountancy Firm of the Year in the FD Excellence Survey 2020. As a result of this growth, we are now looking to invest in our skills set even further!
For us, the personal attributes of each of our employees is what makes us authentic in the marketplace. We look for people who can not only collaborate with peers but can also bring their own voice to the table. We want people who are dynamic in their approach and respectful of other people’s opinions. We're looking for someone who wants to join a family of like-minded individuals and be more than just a team member.
Our Cyber Assurance and Data Privacy team support clients with services such as- assessing cyber security control environments, managing and implementing cyber security improvement programmes, assessing client compliance and supporting clients in managing and implementing data privacy improvement programmes.
In addition to working directly with clients, the team also plays a critical role delivering specialist technology assurance services in support of Azets’ Internal Audit and External Audit practices.
We are looking for a leader to drive the next phase of growth for this team. Working collaboratively as part of a wider Risk Advisory team to:
To succeed you will need to have a passion for helping clients understand and address their cyber security exposures, a strong working knowledge of a variety of cyber security standards will be extremely beneficial, as will experience of selling and delivering cyber assurance services in a professional services environment.
One of the most exciting aspects of this role will be taking charge of a dynamic, talented, and enthusiastic team of cyber specialists, including sponsoring our cyber apprenticeship programme. A commitment to people, and to developing and retaining talent is therefore a key attribute. As a senior leader within our firm and within the wider Risk Advisory service line, you will be fully supported by the rest of the leadership team.
"“This is an exciting opportunity to take charge of a team which not only has a fantastic track record of delivering advisory work to an array of interesting and high profile clients, but which is also playing a critical and central role to the success of the whole Azets business.”"
Our values are at the heart of everything we do. We're looking for people who also believe in these drivers as we work together to achieve success for both our colleagues and our clients alike. As a business, we believe we are stronger together. We share knowledge, ask for help and empower each other to achieve more collectively. We are open-minded and value everyone’s contribution, embracing our differences and fostering a culture of trust and inclusion. We look for people who adapt quickly to change, finding smart ways to deliver the best results and remain one step ahead. Does this sound like you?
The relationship that we have with our colleagues is of the upmost importance to us as a business. Your voice is important to us. Attracting and retaining the right people who will deliver the level of service that our clients expect is key to both our and your success.
We offer training and development opportunities to all employees and nurture talent from all backgrounds. This helps us to grow our own and bring out the very best in people.