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Information Risk Specialist / Information Security Policy & Ris

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Recruiter
Robert Half
Posted
24 October 2012
Closes
21 November 2012
Ref
379472-UKen
Contact
Richard Lamb
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£500 - £575 per day

Further information

The Company

Information Risk Specialist / Information Security Policy & Risk Specialist, Investment Bank - City of London - £500-£575/Day

Robert Half Technology are working with this dynamic, rapidly expanding investment bank as they continue to commit to building out their business internationally. The organisation seek a talented Information Risk Specialist / Technology Risk Manager experienced in Policy, Procedures and Risk to join the firm on a 5-6 month engagement at their London location, as they rewrite the entire Information Security framework and all supporting policy, procedures and standards documentation with a firm delivery date for completion, approval, roll out and to demonstrate buy in.

The Role

This dynamic and rapidly expanding investment bank are currently searching for an experienced Policy, Procedures and Risk Specialist to join the firm on a 5-6 month engagement at their London location. Currently the firm is in the process of re-writing the entire Information Security framework and all supporting policy, procedures and standards documentation with a firm delivery date for write, gain approval, roll out and demonstrate buy in. The Policy and Risk writer will provide technical knowledge and expertise to draft, gain revisions, feedback and approvals for all these policy and standards documents from the various stakeholders and will assist in writing the final Information Security Manual.
·Drafts and builds global and, if required, local policies, standards, guidelines and procedures to supplement security frameworks.
·Analyses business processes and business requirements to determine conformance with security policies and procedures.
·Reviews firm and commercial sources of information to anticipate and incorporate new security compliance or regulatory requirements and identify methods used by other organisations to protect resources and information.
·Analyses business processes and business requirements to determine conformance with security policies and procedures.

The ideal candidate is an experienced IT Risk Management or IT Audit professional with a solid foundation in IT Risk and Security Frameworks, policies and standards creation and compliance analysis, global regulatory requirements and IT risk project management. The candidate will be expected to support the GISO in the development and implementation of the global Information Security Management policies standards, procedures and on-going processes. They will ultimately ensure that all pertinent Information Security policy and regulatory requirements are understood by the business, IT and support functions. Essential functions of this role include being able to communicate concisely and effectively with all levels of the organization, and with both technologists and business personnel. It is critical the consultant is skilled in the usage of business relevant terms to describe technology risks.

Key Competencies and Qualifications
Excellent written and oral presentation skills with the ability to create and define policies and procedures that substantially represent regulatory requirements.
CISSP certification, CISA would be a benefit.

Salary & Benefits
£500-£575/Day
Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.

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