Group Information Security Officer

Group Information Security Officer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Group Information Security Officer to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide independent Infosec advice and oversight of first line IT departments procedures and system changes;
  • Conduct risk assessments and agree mitigating action;
  • Ensure that our clients Information Security standards align with the Financial industry rules;
  • Ensure adequate cybercrime controls;
  • Challenge and approve Information Security processes and procedures;
  • Monitor regulatory and legislation developments in Infosec and report relevant developments to the wider network;
  • Support project work when required.

Requirements:

  • Sound knowledge of the creation, review and approval of Infosec polices and controls;
  • Operational knowledge of Cryptography;
  • Expertise in IT security and Cybercrime prevention;
  • Awareness of all Infosec principles, policies and procedures;
  • Awareness of operational and regulatory risk;
  • Experience of security management concepts;
  • Operational understanding of Firewalls and system logs;
  • Good understanding of security architectural principles and processes.