IT Risk Manager - Financial Services
Our Information Technology Assurance practice combines strategy, governance, audit, technical and risk management expertise and fall broadly within the following areas:
About the team
Information Security Management;
IT Governance, Risk and Compliance;
Information Risk Assurance;
Identity and Access Management;
Architecture, Network and Application Security;
Threat and Vulnerability Management;
Data Governance / Management;
Business Continuity Management and Disaster Recovery
About the roleTechnology Assurance consists of IT Risk, Cyber and Data. This role sits within the IT Risk service line where we deal with some of the most urgent issues facing businesses and governments today: how to make sure technology investments are adequately protected.
As expenditure on technology increases, we help organisations understand the risks associated with this investment and work with them to identify the right controls to mitigate these and deliver a successful outcome. You will predominately focus on consulting engagements for clients in the areas of IT Governance, Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery, Infrastructure and numerous other IT risk areas.
Essential skills and experience
You should have significant understanding of recent developments in technology risk management and IT resilience, preferably as they relate to one or more of the capital markets, retail banking, insurance, asset management and market infrastructure sectors. You should have gained this through either holding a position within a financial services organisation, or through the delivery of such services for a professional services organisation.
A relevant professional qualification (i.e. CA, IISP, CISA, CISSP, CIA or CISM)A proven track record of experience from either a big 4 practice, consulting or from within the Financial Services sector
Subject matter specialism in a relevant area of technology
A strong personal network and the ability to play a role in the development of new business
Exceptional client relationship and consulting and/or assurance skills
Ability to manage across multiple complex projects
Experience of strategic IT planning / Information Security Strategy
Management skills that allow successful project management of a number of teams simultaneously
Strong business awareness, sound reporting skills and the ability to work under your own initiative
Risk and Regulatory Frameworks (ITIL, CobIT, ISO 27001, PCI-DSS etc);