Risk Manager for the City of London - great environment

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    IT Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary::

    £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Many benefits

  • Contact:

    Martin Warner

  • Contact email:


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  • Low Salary:


  • Reference:

    834 - Risk Manager_1527264926

  • Job Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry Date:


  • Startdate:

    June/July 2018

My client is undergoing a massive expansion which has resulted in the need to double the size of their IT department in the next couple of months.

Part of this expansion will include the recruitment of a very strong Risk Manager to join their lively and proactive team

The main activities of this role include ownership of IT policies and scheduled reviews.

- to report on and test the effectiveness of Information Technology and security risks across the company, as a second line of defence function.
- Setting policy and control objectives
- Building strong business partnerships with first line functions to advise and challenge on projects and initiatives across the business where there are technology risks.

- Consultancy on the design of Information Technology and security controls design and implementation.
- Development and ongoing maintenance of IT policies; ensuring adherence and compliance with regulatory requirements.
- Liaising with other second line functions (Compliance, Legal and Operational Risk) to ensure a consistent risk-based approach is achieved
- Ensure the business is kept up to date with changes in information security regulation and industry best practice

Risk identification, assessment and evaluation

Information Technology control monitoring

Reporting and recommendations

To be considered for this excellent role you will need to have experience in the following areas

*Experience as an IT Risk manager, IT risk specialist, or information technology auditor
*Management experience in Information Technology functions
*Knowledge of security frameworks such as ISO27001 or PCIDSS
*Experience in financial services would be advantageous

Please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as soon as possible