IT Risk Coordinator

Newcastle Building Society
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role Summary

To provide central support to maintain an effective second line of defence framework, including the functions of IT and non-IT Operational Risk, Information Security and Business Continuity. This role will involve oversight of first line activities, particularly within the Information Services Group (part of Newcastle Systems Management Limited, NSML).

Please see the attached role profile for the full breakdown of duties and responsibilites.

Skills and Experience

Experience of, or relevant qualification in IT Risk/Security/Audit (for example CISSP, CISM or CISA), including resilience, security, recovery, stability, availability and change management is desirable.

A basic understanding of Information & Cyber Security and Business Continuity is essential.

A basic understanding of Operational Risk and the role of second line in IT Risk Management would be advantageous along with an understanding of IT Infrastructure and processes at a technical level .

Excellent IT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel and Word are essential. The ability to manage a high volume workload and multi-task individually and as part of a team is also a must.

Departmental Overview

We are expanding the IT Risk team, as we look towards building our capacity to deliver group strategy during 2017 and beyond.
Working as part of a small team within the second line of defence, this varied and exciting role is an excellent opportunity to further your career in Information/cyber security, an area which has seen exponential growth in recent years and is able to boast a zero unemployment rate.