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Lead IT Risk & Security


Rol: Lead Security & Risk Management

Start: zsm.

Eind datum: 31/12/2024

MBA payroll

Based on the provided by the client we are looking for a Lead IT Security and Risk manager. The department that you will work in is crucial for ensuring the security and resilience of the organization's IT systems and data.

You top 5 responsibilities are as followed:

  • IT Risk Management: Implement a comprehensive IT risk management framework to identify, assess, and mitigate potential threats to the organization's IT systems and data. This involves conducting regular risk assessments, audits, and vulnerability scans, and developing mitigation strategies to address identified risks.
  • Creating Awareness and Sharing Knowledge: Foster a culture of security awareness and resilience by organizing regular training sessions, meet-ups, and events for security professionals and tech leads. Provide them with the necessary resources and support to effectively carry out their roles. Additionally, share comprehensive reports with the management team, discussing the current IT risk landscape and advising on potential threats to facilitate strategic decision-making.
  • Representing the Tribe: Act as the lead security and risk representative in various meetings with counterparts from other tribes. Take the lead in organizing and engaging security champions within the tribe, empowering them to proactively address IT security challenges.
  • Community Development: Nurture and grow the community of security champions within the organization, fostering a proactive culture of risk awareness and IT security. Encourage collaboration and knowledge sharing among security professionals to enhance the overall security posture of the organization.
  • Stakeholder Management: Collaborate closely with stakeholders within the entire department and Tech domain to understand their specific needs and risks. Provide guidance and support that aligns with the organization's standards and policies, ensuring that security considerations are integrated into all aspects of IT development and operations.

In terms of knowledge and skills required for this role, a degree in IT, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or a related field is essential, along with relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or CRISC. Previous experience in IT risk management, cybersecurity, or a related role, particularly in the banking sector, is highly preferred. Strong technical skills, including proficiency in IT risk management methodologies and knowledge of banking IT systems, cybersecurity best practices, and data privacy regulations, are also crucial.

Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, along with strong leadership and team management abilities, are essential for effectively collaborating with stakeholders and fostering a security-focused culture within the organization. Additionally, strategic thinking and analytical skills are necessary for making informed decisions and providing valuable advice to the management team.

In case the text above sparks your interest, please feel free to apply.

Best regards,

Team IT Security @ Michael Bailey Associates

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Lead IT Risk & Security