Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Arlington, VA
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The AFS Cyber Practice is seeking Security Account Leads (SALs) who are highly motivated Security Gurus who can firmly grasp the Cybersecurity industry, along with the needs and expectations of the Federal Government. This role is heavily focused on maintaining and building strong client relationships through the successful delivery of stellar cybersecurity services. This role will also provide candidates with the opportunity to drive measurable outcomes for our clients, while working with a passionate team of cybersecurity professionals.
Provide thought leadership in security strategy, assessments, and delivery
Interact and provide executive level communications to senior leadership
Here Is What You Need:
Bachelors Degree or 5 years of equivalent industry experience
Experience working in one of the following: IT, cybersecurity or management of various cybersecurity services and offerings
Experience performing project management tasks and managing people
Experience consulting or supporting the Federal Government
Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills
Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills (ability to handle multiple priorities and challenging situations)
Strong interpersonal and technical communication (written and oral) skills
Ability to both work in a team environment, while also have the ability to work independently with minimal direction; self-starter/self-motivated
Bonus Points If:
10+ years of industry experience
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Firm understanding of the government procurement process
Experience managing, delivering, and tracking sales opportunities from beginning to end
Experience using and working with Salesforce
Experience in managing information security functions, strategy, and risk within a large organization
Proven track record for architecting and implementing enterprise security solutions in the Federal Government Departments and Agencies
Ideal candidate often speaks at conferences, participates on panels, and authors thought leadership content
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