Information Security Advisor

Posted 01 September 2023
Job type Permanent
DisciplineInfrastructure & Enterprise Cloud
Contact NameAaron Howarth

Job description

Information Security Advisor – IT and Business Advisory Consultancy

Oslo, Norway


StaffHost digital. is collaborating with a leading IT and Business Advisory consultancy based in Oslo, specializing in providing comprehensive and strategic solutions to our clients across various industries. Their team of experts is dedicated to helping organizations optimize their operations, enhance their security posture, and achieve their business objectives.


As an Information Security Advisor, you will play a crucial role in assisting our clients in designing, implementing, and maintaining effective information security practices. You will collaborate closely with our clients, understanding their unique needs and tailoring security solutions to align with their business goals. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of ISO 27001 and NIST frameworks, along with a proven track record of successfully guiding organizations towards robust information security frameworks.


  • Collaborate with clients to assess their existing information security posture, identifying vulnerabilities and areas for improvement.
  • Advise clients on the implementation of ISO 27001 and NIST information security frameworks to ensure compliance and adherence to best practices.
  • Develop customized information security strategies and roadmaps tailored to each client's specific business requirements.
  • Educate clients and internal teams on security awareness, best practices, and incident response procedures.


  • Proven experience working in information security roles, preferably within a consultancy or advisory capacity.
  • Strong expertise in ISO 27001 and NIST information security frameworks.
  • Comprehensive understanding of security controls, risk assessments, and vulnerability management.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Fluency in Norwegian and English is a must – written and verbal
  • Must be able to get Security Cleared

Why you should consider

  • You will work in a highly competent team extremely passionate about security
  • Flat organizational structure – managers are integrated into the teams
  • Diversity – multi—cultural organization with a 50/50 gender split
  • Differences in strengths are encouraged – they enhance and play to everyone’s strengths, whilst upskilling in weaker areas

If this opportunity sounds interesting for you, please don’t hesitate to apply or reach out directly!

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. If your application is successful, we will contact you to discuss the position in more detail within 48 hours of receiving your CV. Please assume your application has been unsuccessful if you do not hear back from us within 48 hours.