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Technology and Security Controls Manager
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Recruiter: Direct Line Group
Listed on: 22nd October
Location: Bromley, London
Salary Notes: Excellent
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: R-4790
Contact Name: Direct Line Group
No insurance experience? No problem. Our strategy calls for a range of knowledge whether you've worked in small or large companies, agile or cross-functional teams, from supply partners or business teams - to deliver all aspects of the project lifecycle. If you've adopted and been passionate for new ways of working, have a deep desire to succeed and are self motivated with an urgency to get things done, you're certain to become part of our business critical expertise within an energetic team in one of our Bromley based functions.

Technology and Security Controls Manager

DLG is in the driving seat, and we're taking the lead. That’s why we’re currently recruiting a Technology and Security Controls Manager. Responsible for capturing, analysing and developing Technology and Security risk controls to mitigate identified Technology Risks that may impact the ability to deliver the DLG strategy.

We are currently operating in a team of 5 with a further 9 in the wider team, all working closely with Tech Services (TS) and Information Security Risk and Assurance (ISRA) stakeholders on transformation projects

You will closely with ISRA and Technology Services leadership teams and senior stakeholders across the business to ensure: Risk and control reviews are completed within the specified timelines; The lifecycle of a control is adequately managed including new controls, modification to existing controls, or retirement of existing controls.


What your day will look like:

-Undertake holistic controls risk and quality assurance activities.
-Responsible for planning, executing, completing, documenting assurance activities, including methodology adopted, work performed, and summary of findings.
-You will ensure a strong control environment is embedded across Information Security, Risk and Assurance (ISRA) and Technology Services (TS) following the three Lines of Defence risk model within the overall Direct Line Group Insurance Policy Framework.

Required skills:

-Subject Matter Expert for Technology and Information Security control to established external frameworks (e.g. NIST, Cobit, ITIL, COSO, ISO) and evolving industry trends. Act as a source of direction, training, and guidance.
-Knowledge of Financial Services Technology Risk environment, IT, Information Security environments
-Stakeholder Management - Ability to build relationships with senior management and set expectations on a regular basis

At Direct Line Group, we’re shaping the future. With a mission to make insurance easier and better value for our customers, we embrace change in all its richness and variety. It’s not just what we do; it’s how we do it. We bring our whole selves to work every day and embrace fresh thinking - after all, Britain is constantly changing and to protect the nation, we adapt with it.

Across our diverse brands - including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege and Green Flag - change takes many forms. We appreciate the knowledge and skills that each one of us brings to the business. It’s hard not to be inspired by the things that make us unique. Boldness, curiosity and enthusiasm go a long way.

Join us and help us transform the Insurance industry.

Life at Direct Line Group


Let our colleagues answer your questions and tell you what it’s really like to work at DLG. Visit our discussion hub to find out why Direct Line Group is a special place to work.

Career benefits and rewards

Rewarding you is really important to us, as well as offering a competitive salary and generous holiday entitlement; you can take advantage of a wide range of benefits. The best part is you can pick and choose the benefits to suit your own lifestyle, but also pass on some of the savings to family and friends. Here are just a few we have on offer:

-A competitive salary, benchmarked against our competitors, which will grow as you do.
-Pension 9% of your base salary, you can choose to contribute less or more than this, and anything you don’t wish to put in to your pension you can take as cash instead!
-Private medical insurance (anyone can choose this through our flexible benefits scheme, and managers receive this as standard)
-Attractive holiday entitlement
-50% off our Home, Motor and Pet insurance
-Free Travel insurance
-Free Green Flag breakdown cover
-Flexible rewards including Life insurance, income protection, critical illness insurance, personal accident insurance
-Retail card, with discounts at big name retailers
-My Discounts - a discounts website for all our employees, with great discounts, cash back savings and offers across hundreds of brilliant high street brands, travel, tickets, gym memberships and much more.

Who we are

Direct Line Group is an organisation with a clear mission: to make insurance much easier and better value for customers. We are one of the leading motor, home and small business insurers in the UK. We are home to some of the nation's best-known brands, including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, Green Flag and NIG.


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