Box & Cedar Job Vacancy for a Head, Technical Consulting

Box & Cedar is recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Head, Technical Consulting

Job Location: Lagos

Educational Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree (preferably in computer science/engineering)
  • Master degree in information security or computer science or related subjects

Professional Qualification

  • Security certification such as CISM, CISSP, CEJ, LPT, CCSA, CHFI, ECSA, OCSP, OCSE, CEH, CRISC etc.
  • Other relevant certifications such as PMP, ITIL, CCNA

Years of Experience: 8 to 12 years’ experience in managing projects, conducting risk and security assessments including the sk

Other Requirements:

  • Extremely technical in information security architecture
  • Strong technical understanding of current security trends and solutions
  • Infrastructure and Architecture analysis
  • Risk management
  • Awareness of IT Security Compliance (PCI DSS, Data Protection Act, ISO 27001)
  • Process oriented, capable of documenting guidelines, policies and procedures
  • Working knowledge on drafting security baseline
  • Well versed with Data Identification and Classification concepts and methods
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork capabilities
  • Ability to work individually but also to collaborate in a virtual team, with partners and clients
  • Intelligent, articulate and persuasive
  • Change management, project management and planning skills
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills

Job Specification(s):

  • Coordination and management of PCIDSS Implementations
  • Management of vulnerability assessment and penetration testing projects
  • Development and review of technical security documentations
  • Project supervision and management
  • Development of new information security products
  • Development of new sectors
  • Coordination of technical security assessment projects
  • Strategy formulation and implementation.
  • Provision of direction and technical guidance to team members.
  • Execute IT security projects while continuously gaining deep technical IT security knowledge
  • Apply security assessments as a mechanism to shape up security strategy for organizations in order to meet the challenges posed by evolving cyber threats
  • Strategic consulting on enterprise architecture, Info Sec and Project management
  • Providing on and off site consultancy support to clients in developing and implementing information security management processes and procedures
  • Conducts compliance and risk assessments
  • Define and produce client policies, procedures, processes and other documentations as required
  • Perform security assessments/compliance for enterprises in various domains like banking, software development, retail, telecom, service providers, etc.
  • Other Responsibilities
  • Provide mentoring, coaching and direction setting to staff
  • Providing independent advice on information security
  • Identifying business opportunities
  • Effectively markets the company’s services, products and facilities
  • Perform other related duties as required


  • Ability to perform duties independently with little or no supervision


  • Satisfied/delighted customers – internal and external (apparent through positive formal/informal client feedback, prompt payment, repeat business)
  • Effective opportunity identification and follow-through
  • Meet or exceed agreed project delivery timelines and customer expectations

Apply Before: 28th October, 2016 

How to Apply:  Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to Apply


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