Information Security SME

Robert Walters
London (Greater)
£90,000 - £99,999
08 Nov 2017
17 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


This position ensures effective support and compliance with the bank’s Information Security Policy and control standards across EMEA and is responsible for the development and execution of the Corporate Information Security Program, by striving to maintain a balance between risk mitigation and operational efficiency.

Role responsibilities:

-Act as primary liaison with Line of Business (LOB) and regional EIS information security teams ensuring the needs of the region across all LOB’s and work they perform on applications used in the region, is well understood and monitored at a regional level
-Work with complex business units and provide expertise and consultancy support for projects and initiatives to effectively manage Information Security risk within the EMEA region.
-Evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of policies, procedures, processes, systems and internal controls across the regional footprint in managing information security risk;
-Analyse new business or changes in business to determine impact, identify and assess issues and assigns risk ratings consistent with established policy standards.
-Consult with business to develop corrective action plans and effectively manage change.
Identify training opportunities; coordinate the development of training material deliveries and coordinate training delivery.
-Report findings and develop business cases to influence senior management on the need for controls to mitigate risk. The successful candidate will produce periodic performance reports for senior management, including trend analysis and recommended strategies.

-Single point for all information security risk assessment requests for the EMEA Region
-Ensure integration, coverage and monitoring by partnering with discovery team to invoke the security process for upcoming business & tech changes including: New initiatives, changes to existing solutions/environment, vendor reviews, etc.
-Facilitate regional risk socialization, and risk approval (in particular for high risk)
Monitor plan certification to ensure timely completion
-Review security plans prepared by the LOB’s for any applications or hardware used in region for accuracy and correctness in terms of record count
-Interface with site review team to manage and ensure any scheduled site assessments are documented and transparent to the region

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