Senior - IT Risk Manager up to ??100,000 base

United Kingdom
75000.00 - 100000.00 GBP Annual + GBP75000 - GBP100000/annum
13 Apr 2017
28 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently representing a global respected and renowned practice client in their focus to appoint an IT Risk Manager for their Dublin Advisory office. Our client offers excellent work life balance, strong base salaries, bonus and benefits, defined and promoted career growth combined with a professional and mature working environment.

The IT advisory team focuses on a number of key areas working to minimize risk and maximize the value delivered to clients IT investment; areas include Risk Management/Transformation, Third Party Assurance (e.g. SOC reporting, regulatory reporting), Business Continuity & Resilience Assessments, Internal Audit and Financial Audit IT Support.

Your key responsibilities will include:

* Maintaining both externally and internally recognised technical expertise in the following areas:
* IT Risk Management/Transformation
* Operational Risk Management
* Enterprise Risk Management
* Vendor Risk Management
* Supplier Risk Management
* Effectively manage client facing delivery teams, leading and coaching more junior members engaged in assignment delivery
* Execution and delivery of client engagements
* Manage client relationships with senior executive or management team, ensuring feedback is obtained and reacted to
* Ensuring risk management procedures and quality standards are observed throughout assignment delivery
* Fostering and developing strong networks (local, area, global) with key service line champions in the global firm

The ideal candidate will be:

* University graduate
* 3-5 years of experience in IT or project management/service delivery, operational/IT risk management or consulting
* Client-oriented, professional services mind-set
* Strong execution and delivery mind-set
* Strong written and verbal communication skills
* Good attention to detail
* Ability to manage several projects simultaneously
* Ability to prioritise conflicting demands and work well under pressure
* Availability to travel
* Have previous or current Irish / UK experience

* Financial services industry experience, i.e. retail banking, insurance, funds, capital markets, payment processors etc.
* Knowledge of risk related frameworks and standards (e.g. COSO, COBIT, ITIL V3, ISO 27001, SOC2, Trust Principals)
* CISA/CISSP/CISM qualification
* Previous practice experience