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General information

All posting locations: Southbank, Victoria, Australia

Job Function: 04 - IT

Department: 04 - 06 - Security & Compliance

Date Published: 30-Sep-2020

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

The Business Information Security Officer (BISO) will implement and maintain information security policies- standards- tools and controls to protect data and information for ANZ + Asia. This position will ensure that Kraft Heinz stays compliant with all regional privacy and security regulations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership to refine and enhance the implementation of a risk-based strategy program to manage our information assets and then continuously review and set/update policies to support the program.

  • Drive assessment- understanding- and alignment of cybersecurity risk with company senior executives. Recommend actions in line with overall company risk management and gain acceptance at appropriate levels

  • Work with internal teams and third-party vendors to implement the relevant security policies and procedures- including regulatory and legal requirements

  • Ensure compliance is in place for relevant security policies and procedures- including regulatory and legal requirements

  • Provide consultation to IT projects on the testing- deployment- execution and management of IT security for new and enhanced services

  • Participate and cooperate in internal and external security audits as required

  • Develop- test- evaluate- implement and monitor new or enhanced security systems- tools- devices- ruleset changes and products to support the defined security architecture- policies and standards

  • Lead- manage and run the Zone Security and Privacy compliance program for ANZ + Asia

  • Monitor security including events- logs- and reports from intrusion prevention/detection systems- anti-virus- and other monitored systems

  • Respond to security escalations and investigations and own the resolution of security incidents with internal and third-party suppliers


  • Bachelor's degree with 8+ years leading and coaching information security teams to their highest potential in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of security standards / frameworks- i.e.- ISO 27001- SSAE-18- NIST- etc.
  • Extensive experience in operating- monitoring and enforcing security policies- standards- tools- controls and systems in large scale organizations
  • Collaborative approach to decision-making- ability to influence without direct line of reporting
  • Clear ability to communicate persuasively and build business case with senior executives up to the board level
  • Relationship management skills- ability to build and create a strong internal network across levels within Kraft Heinz
  • Good problem-solving and analytical skills- able to determine the impact of issues quickly to prioritize corrective actions


Benefits program

We empower our people to own their work- and it’s true our employees are our competitive advantage – so we take care of our Kraft Heinz family with our ‘Live Well’ benefits program:

  • Free Food - our kitchen is fully stocked with our products for you to enjoy!
  • Gatherings - monthly drinks & nibbles- End of Year Celebration
  • Wellbeing – partially subsidised site massages- annual health checks & flu shots- onsite wellbeing sessions & webinars
  • Volunteering – volunteer days with Foodbank- meal packing events for our Global partner Rise Against Hunger
  • Keeping Fit – join our Run Club and sign up for discounted gym memberships & classes
  • Purchase Leave – purchase additional annual leave at the beginning of each calendar year
  • Parental Leave - 12 weeks paid parental leave for primary caregivers

The Kraft Heinz Company Australia & New Zealand is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces- promotes and values diversity and inclusion.

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