Senior Security Consultant, Christchurch

Last update 2024-05-28
Expires 2024-06-28
ID #2064337979
Senior Security Consultant, Christchurch
New Zealand, Canterbury, Christchurch,
Modified March 9, 2024


Foodstuffs South Island (FSSI) is a market leader in New Zealand’s retail grocery industry. Our 100% kiwi-owned and operated cooperative supports brands that we all know and love: New World | PAK’n SAVE | Four Square | Raeward Fresh | Henry’s and On the Spot.
Driven by our purpose to ‘feed the South Island’, and to give back to the people who have given so much to us, the FSSI team is focused on finding new and meaningful ways to improve the lives of our team members, customers, and communities, every day.
Our success is down to our people who bring their skills, experience, passion, and expertise to make Foodies an amazing and rewarding place to work. Given the breadth of our cooperative, the opportunities for development are endless.

Our Values
At Foodstuffs South Island, together we drive success to be our best and care for our whānau. We recognise that it takes a collective effort to achieve success, and we thrive on fostering a culture of collaboration to drive innovation and embracing challenges as a united team. We are committed to supporting our people, and to positively impact the lives of South Islanders every day.

About the role

Responsible for Cybersecurity Relationship Management, engaging with Foodstuffs business functions, the wider Digital Services team, and markets to help identify, assess, and manage cybersecurity risks, be the face of cyber security team responsible for engagement with the wider Enterprise and providing guidance, advice and support on managing cyber risks.
The role will develop and deliver tailored cybersecurity training, awareness and advice to the business and lead or collaborate in the delivery of relevant cybersecurity initiatives identified in the roadmap to deliver on our strategic security objectives including cyber incident response planning and Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery.
In the event of a major cyber incident the role will provide response management and co-ordination from a business perspective and assist with BC & DR planning.
We believe the successful person will:
8-10 years’ experience working in a complex IT environment, including relevant experience in Cyber Security Operations.
Thorough understanding of information security principles and cyber security operations including incident response in a large enterprise environment
In-depth knowledge of cyber threats and the threat landscape with 5+ years’ experience in cyber security preferred in a similar role.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to be jargon free.
Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
Knowledge of security frameworks such as NIST or ISO 27001 / 5
Experience creating and delivering security awareness training content and programmes.
Experience carrying out business focused cybersecurity risk assessments and recommending effective measures to reduce risk.
Knowledge of BC and DR planning
Be familiar with IT Risk Management Frameworks such as Risk IT and security risk management frameworks such as NIST
Degree level qualification in an IT or Business discipline
Relevant security certifications such as SANS, ISC2, ISACA, Comp TIA or similar

What we offer

Our Papanui based office has free carparking, an in-house café.
Our approach to flexible working is based on trusting and empowering our people to manage their time and deliver results while balancing the needs of their personal lives.
We’re committed to equitable outcomes, and we offer additional paid parental leave, free period products and financial health checks to name a few.
We support your wellbeing with Southern Cross health insurance for you and your family after a qualifying period, discounts at local gyms, access to online wellbeing tools, and a prayer and privacy room onsite.
You can access Enhanced leave; Lifestyle leave and sick leave from day one of joining the Foodies team.
We offer continuous learning and professional growth, as well as access to our extensive online training library and endless opportunities.
We’re proud of our supportive team environment, and our positive and friendly culture that’s made fun by Furry Friend Fridays and monthly social events!
How to Apply
Ready to take on the challenge? We'd love to hear from you – apply now. If you have any questions, please reach out to our recruitment team at

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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Senior security consultant

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