Chief Information Security Officer - Permanent - Global Brand
A global brand client of ours are searching for a Senior Information Security professional to join their team. This role will focus on providing vision, leadership and oversight of physical and cyber security practices.
The successful incumbent will also be responsible for ensuring 3rd parties implement industry best practice policies, which address security, data privacy and protection.
The CISO also provides thought leadership in conjunction with engagement in financial industry forums, and collaboration with cyber security experts and practitioners.
3+ years of experience in management positions
Minimum of 5+ years of experience in Information Security roles
Excellent communication skills and high EQ, with the ability to engage with and influence senior business stakeholders
Financial experience desirable
Experience participating, coordinating and facilitating internal and external information security audits, including remedies for defects
Thorough understanding of financial information security regulatory requirements and other regulatory requirements generally applicable
Understanding of modern and emerging security technologies and practices
Understand the balance of accessibility (including mobility), usability and security.
Active in industry and IT forums and groups to assess modern and emerging security technologies and practicesResponsibilities:
Develop and maintain the strategic information security program and plan, taking into consideration business and legal requirements, risk (likelihood and impact), and building consensus among stakeholders.
Develop, maintain and enforce the physical and cyber security policies and practices designed to protect sensitive corporate assets, ensure data privacy, comply with laws and regulations.
Manage contractors and outsources providing security technology services, including managed security services.
Understand the requirements, develop, report and respond for the Audit and Compliance Framework. This includes risk assessments and remedies.
Lead the comprehensive IAM program by applying best practice and full automation; understanding the requirements for both Legacy, Cloud SaaS and new On-Premises Applications. If you are interested in having a conversation about this position please APPLY and we can have a confidential conversation.