Senior IT Governance, Risk & Compliance Consultant

Wilde Associates
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Senior GRC Consultant - Governance, Risk, Compliance Consultant

Location: London - South East - HOME BASED with frequent travel to London and Home Counties and occasional travel to Europe & the US

Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + EXCELLENT Benefits, performance related bonus, pension, share options,

Job Reference: PH9250

Job Description

As a GRC (Governance, Risk and Compliance Consultant), you will be part of the dynamic consultancy team. Your responsibilities will be to ensure, as part of a team, the consultancy requirements are delivered through projects and change initiatives being implemented for clients and partners. You will initially perform a supporting role within the team with responsibility across multiple service delivery functions. You will drive delivery, standardisation and assurance across all project functions in the field of information security consultancy.


  • Proven ability to make sound pragmatic decisions and judgements under tight timelines
  • 3- 5 years’ experience in IT Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Ideally will have a CISSP, CISA or CISM qualification
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills, self-driven and able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills with the ability to connect and communicate at all levels across the organisation
  • Ability and capacity to absorb large volumes of information and articulate a solution in a verbal and written format
  • Experience of risk management principles and associated methodologies
  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills with the ability to influence and drive change in a collaborative way both internally and externally
  • Proven ability to make sound pragmatic decisions and judgments under tight timelines
  • Previous experience in being part of a team within an Information Security function

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Effective communication with internal and external stakeholders
  • Assist the sales team in understanding technical requirements, facilitating consultancy engagements that meet both business needs
  • Effective introduction of the beneficial security risk outcomes for clients in line with their business and risk appetite, using the range of consulting capabilities
  • Ability to communicate information security threats and their impact to clients at all levels
  • Assist with the analysis of requirements and design of clients’ information security posture, as well as Legal, Regulatory and Scheme security requirements
  • Support the team in delivery of work streams for clients in compliance standards such as PCI DSS, ISO27001 and incident management disciplines
  • Assist with the execution of 3rd party security reviews to ensure controls are appropriate and in line with the required standards, as well as Legal, Regulatory and Scheme security requirements
  • Provide support and assistance to the wider business with the maintenance of Information Security and Compliance internal projects (e.g. CREST, ISO27001)
  • Research and evangelise new ideas and concepts for the business that will enhance and fortify the service offerings

Wilde Associates is working in the capacity of an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy