International Maritime Organization (IMO) Cyber Process Support Lead

Sikich LLP

What to expect when you join the Sikich family

Team members at Sikich have a lot in common while also being part of a rich and diverse group of contributors, creating a distinct and thriving culture. Chief among our commonalities is a desire for growth and a shared unity of purpose in our professional lives. We believe that through diverse perspectives, challenging the status quo and rewarding action, we accelerate innovation and drive growth – for our clients, for ourselves and for our communities.

The professional services landscape continues to evolve. For Sikich, this means we have an opportunity to further cement our leadership position in this industry and continue to grow our organization in increasingly exciting ways. This growth is meaningful for every team member at our company because larger companies simply see more interesting client opportunities and can attract impressively talented individuals like you. Through a dedicated focus on key business priorities and intentionally creating a rewarding employee experience, Sikich has developed into a highly regarded provider of professional services and a sought-after employer of choice.

Do you want to work with other skilled practitioners and serve clients in a way that makes a difference? Are you seeking a supportive environment backed by a deep and extensive set of skillsets? Are you ready to make an impact and be acknowledged for your contributions? If you answered yes to these questions, we see a mutually beneficial and gratifying relationship on the horizon!

 Are you ready to grow with us?

Cotton has earned the distinction of Washington Post’s “Top Workplaces” designation multiple years running. Our culture sets us apart! 
Cotton has a need for a International Maritime Organization (IMO) Cyber Process Support Lead to support our Cyber team. We are looking for highly motivated and detail-oriented professionals to join our advisory practice.  


  • Active U.S. Federal Secret Security Clearance or higher required. (Interim Secret Acceptable)
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, peers, and management.
  • Must be able to be on site 2-3 days/week


  • Create processes and training for updates to the RMF processes for the CRM team. 
  • Work with client and other contractor resources to gather the current status, update processes, develop new processes, procedures and policy (and retire old ones) and roll out new processes across CRM, ISSO, SCA and system teams. 
  • Discover and follow approval, legal, 508 compliance and other required processes for implementing new processes and publishing documents and policy. 
  • Follow similar process for other IA teams as needed  (example: online signature/acknowledgement of Rule of Behavior for the IA Training team). 

Your Work Hours: Full-time. Core hours are 9am-4pm.

Your Work Place/Travel: Must be able to be on site 2-3 days. Travel may be required. You must transport a laptop and working documents to these sites.

About Cotton, A Sikich Company:
Our CPA firm provides specialized services for governmental agencies and programs, as well as commercial clients. We support government accountability and assist our clients in ensuring that taxpayer money and data is handled properly.

The Washington Post Named Cotton a Winner of the 2023 Top Workplaces Award! Cotton has also been named a 2023 National Top Workplace by Energage!

About Sikich LLP:

Sikich, LLP, is a global company specializing in technology-enabled professional services. With employees across the globe, Sikich ranks as one of the largest CPA firms in the United States. Our comprehensive skillsets, obtained over decades of experience as entrepreneurs, business owners and industry innovators, allow us to provide insights and transformative strategies to help strengthen every dimension of our clients’ businesses. 

Sikich total rewards

Our team members enjoy expansive benefits ranging from competitive compensation and insurance options to wellness programs and a flexible time off policy, to name only a few. Sikich also takes pride in prioritizing team members’ health, total wellbeing and time spent with family, friends and in the pursuit of personal goals, hobbies, and endeavors.

Some examples of our many benefits:

  • Sikich maintains a Flexible Time Off (FTO) Policy. We encourage every full-time employee, as your role permits, to utilize paid time off (personal time, mental/physical health care, vacation, sick leave, etc.). Waiting for time off to accrue is common at other companies. At Sikich, you do not have to wait for this benefit to kick in. FTO is activated on your first day with our organization.
  • The Firm will also recognize paid holidays during the year and strives to permit employees to have time off the last week of the calendar year when client and project work permits. 
  • Sikich offers a comprehensive wellness program to engage, challenge and empower team members to take responsibility for their wellbeing. Activities can be tracked through our wellness provider to obtain gift cards and other rewards.

We also offer:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Health, dental, vision, life, and accident/death/disability insurance options
  • HSA employer contribution
  • Nine (9) paid holidays annually
  • A robust paid Parental Bonding Leave program covering birth, adoption, and foster children
  • 401(k) with employer contributions
  • CPA bonus with four (4) paid exam days & four (4) paid study days
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Client referral bonus program
  • Pet insurance
  • FORCE – Sikich community volunteer program enabling each team member to use up to four hours of paid time annually to volunteer and make a difference in their local communities

Want to learn more? Visit our Careers website or Glassdoor profile

Sikich LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V



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