• Location: St. Petersburg , Florida
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #3224
  • Salary: $88,000

NextPath Career Partners is currently seeking an ISO 27001 Auditor / Analyst Lead to join our client’s team in St. Petersburg, FL. This is a direct hire position with remote flexibility.

SALARY: $88-100K (depending on experience)


  • Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems, Accounting, Finance or related field.
  • 4+ years practical work experience in IT with at least 2 years with a role / function relating to information security.
  • Has successfully completed 5 days of training covering ISMS audits and currently holds any of the following: CPA, CISA, CISSP, PCI QSA and / or CIA or equivalent certification. 
  • Gained experience by performing as an auditor in training monitored by an ISMS evaluator in at least one ISMS initial certification or re-certification and at least one surveillance.
  • Significant knowledge of ISO 27001 is PREFERRED
  • Communicate effectively across business and technical boundaries.
  • Work independently with minimal guidance.
  • Be proficient in writing executive level reports and technical documentation.
  • Connect easily with clients and colleagues.
  • Currently holds the ISO 27001 Lead Auditor designation – PREFERRED
  • 2 to 5 years of cybersecurity, public accounting, or IT auditing experience.
  • Professional with good oral and written communication skills; strong computer skills (Microsoft Office).
  • Demonstrated consistency in values, principles, and work ethic.
  • Strong, demonstrated technical skills necessary for scoping and executing projects.
  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to pull projects over the finish line.
  • Professional services industry experience in a related field preferred


  • Actively Lead projects in the areas of ISO 27001.
  • Communicate with project stakeholders to effectively convey requirements of technical and process improvements.
  • Possess a strong knowledge of IT security across various frameworks (i.e NIST, SOC 1/2, etc.).
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of current and upcoming trends in cybersecurity compliance.
  • Work on multiple projects in varying stages through completion and issuance of final deliverables.
  • The Company’s primary office location is in St. Petersburg, Florida; however, the position can be conducted remotely, with travel to various client locations as needed.
  • Communicate progress to managers and partners.
  • Monitor work flow and deliver high quality deliverables.
  • Develop and maintains strong client relationships with client personnel and prospective clients.
  • Expect 25 – 50% travel depending on COVID related restrictions.
  • Scope, plan and execute projects related to our service offerings (SOC reporting, PCI, HIPAA, ISO 27000, NIST 800-53/171, HITRUST, Vendor Privacy Assurance, GDPR and various other risk-based projects) with a primary focus on ISO ISMS audits (approximately 60-70%).
  • Work on multiple projects in varying stages through completion and issuance of final deliverables.
  • Function within and maintain a team environment.
  • Oversee and / or assist in the development and cross training of other personnel.
  • Significant experience (minimum 2 years) in leading ISO 27001 audits or assessments.

NextPath is a candidate centric recruiting firm focused on your career goals to help you find your next path! Our team of professional recruiters have over 80 years of combined experience to help you navigate a job change. Our clients span local and national with roles in sales, creative, marketing, and staffing on a direct, contract-to-perm, and contract (project) basis.
If the position above doesn’t appear to fit, we do have a host of clients with roles that could be a match and not every position will be posted. Feel free to reach out to find a better match by emailing your resume to apply@nextpathcp.com for a recruiter to engage.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer 
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