IT Risk & Assurance Manager

Titolo: IT Risk & Assurance Manager
Tipologia di contratto: Permanent
Luogo: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Stipendio: Negotiable
Arbitro: 1013255_1540213115
Nome del contatto: Alec Dewell
Contatto email:
Lavoro pubblicato: mesi 6 fa

Descrizione del lavoro

I have an opportunity for a Head of IT Risk and Assurance to join a global insurance business who are adding several key members of staff to their enterprise risk team. You will be part of a growing team with complete ownership of the IT risk framework and associated assurance activities.

The bank in question is looking for a Head of IT Risk and Assurance to be part of the refinement and implementation of a new IT Risk Policy. You will be comfortable ensuring that a high standard of work is delivered by 1LOD and other risk teams and work with COOs/CIOs to improve IT Risk Management across the group.

Skills for Head of IT Risk and Assurance:

  • Strong experience in gap analysis of risk policy
  • Proven experience as an IT risk manager or consultant for Information Security / IT Risk
  • CISA, CISM, CISSP or CRISC certification
  • Comfortable dealing with senior stakeholders up to board level
  • Strong experience in reviewing and improving IT Risk policies, standards and controls
  • Comfortable providing a strategic vision to peers to implement a robust IT risk assurance framework
  • Experience having designed and implemented IT Risk Control Assessments and associated Monitoring Plans
  • Comfortable dealing with Audit teams (both internal and external)

As the Head of IT Risk and Assurance you will be an expert of IT Risk within financial services and be able to grow a team of senior professionals. You will be focused on developing a strong IT Risk and Assurance strategy that you will then implement globally.

This is a great opportunity to join a business who is looking for someone to lead their IT Risk Assurance function and make a sizeable impact on a global business.

For more information or to apply please contact Alec Dewell on 0203 861 9134 or