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Information Security and IT Risk Officer

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: djs/171195
  • Sector: Banking, Cyber Security, Privacy/Data Protection, Technology Risk, Information Security
Job Description

IT and Information Security Risk Officer

Location: London

Salary: £65,000 - £80,000

**Reduced working week**

My international corporate banking client located in central London is looking to bring on a accomplished Information Security Risk officer on a permanent reduced hours contract with full compensation. 

This opportunity will have you as part of a tight knit team and you will be given lead and ownership of Information Security risk proceedings, representing InfoSec at committee meetings with C level staff, development and management of the IS implementation framework and designated Infosec business partner to Risk and the parent company.

My client is a known brand for their strong working environment and giving flexible hours to their staff. 

The opportunity:

  • Represent and provide independent 2nd line of defence IT and Information Security Risk oversight of 1st line activity.
  • Represent 2nd line of defence IT and Information Security at committee, lead on projects and framework build throughout the function.
  • Business partner with the parent company and other liens of defence throughout the bank.
  • Build, implement and undertake IT risk & Controls reviews.
  • Working closely with IT, Information Security and Risk to best deliver and mitigate effective risk and controls throughout the bank.

The ideal candidate

  • Deep technical experience in Information Security and IT Risk – within financial services.
  • Relevant Qualifications (CISSP, CISA, CRICS, etc.)
  • Experience in building IT and Information Security frameworks and Risk controls procedures within financial services.
  • Ability to communicate, persuade and challenge 1st line, 2nd line Risk and the business at top C level.
  • 1st Line Information Security experience advantageous
  • A very autonomous work ethic and drive to take ownership of your area and lead from the front.
  • Ability to work within small teams and effect change productively.


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