Information Risk Consultant

65000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + GBP65000 - GBP75000/annum
10 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Northreach are seeking the expertise of an Information Risk Consultant to join one of Europe's leading Investment Management firms based in Central London.
They are offering a fantastic opportunity loaded with benefits and real career progression starting from day one.

The Opportunity

An opportunity has arisen for an Information Risk Consultant to join the Information Risk Management Function to make a valuable contribution to the Group's information security and IT risk management programme.

Your key responsibilities will be

Assist with the delivery of the security risk appetite monitoring and controls assessment programme

Provide input to the review of security risks associated with new and changing applications and services

Support the delivery of due diligence and ongoing assurance of third party Cloud (SaaS) solutions used by frontline business areas

Be the main point of liaison for the business and other areas within the Risk team in order to coordinate and advise on compliance with Group Policies and standards.

What are we looking for?

An individual who has experience in Information Security reviews.
A high level understanding of international security / IT control frameworks (ISO 27001/2: 2013, CSA, NIST and COBIT)

Ability to demonstrate the following:

Security assessment techniques and frameworks
Positive attitude towards communication within the organisation
Confidence to ask for assistance when necessary
Willingness to learn and develop new techniques
Mentor other members of staff
Win hearts and minds of internal and external stakeholders