Head of Cyber Risk

Head of Cyber Risk

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & IT Risk

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  • Contact:

    Andrew Nitek

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Head of Cyber Risk required by our global client, who are one of the world's biggest names in financial services. We are seeking a passionate individual who will become the 2nd line of defense SME.

You will be given the opportunity to play a key role on a global basis.

Key day to day accountabilities will include:

  • Ensuring all security policies re in adherence with risk best practice
  • Risk reporting at C level
  • Performing individual risk assessments
  • Performing "deep dive" assurance reviews
  • Working with the CISO and the other senior members of the information security function
  • Chairing the cyber risk committee and promoting risk throughout the organisation

Key skills needed:

  • Strong background in cyber risk from a 1st or 2nd line perspective
  • Proven experience in implementing and supporting risk frameworks
  • Experience working in a global multi-national - ideally financial services
  • In-depth knowledge of core controls/ metrics used within cyber risks
  • Good technical cyber security knowledge to compliment the cyber risk background

This is an urgent role with imminent interview slots so please send your CV for immediate review.