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IT Risk Manager - London - 80K
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Recruiter: BCT Resourcing
Listed on: 20th November
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £80,000 - £80,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: 2018-11-19
Reference: 1509346
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IT Risk Manager - Insurance

I have an opportunity for an ambitious IT Risk Manager to join a leading Insurance firm adding to their enterprise risk team. The IT Risk Manager will work as part of the 2LOD and be the main contact for a number of risk owners across the business as well as peers in the insurance market.

This is a key role for the business as they look to add robustness to their risk function with someone who has strong experience in IT Risk & Cyber Risk. You will have to be a proactive IT Risk Manager getting out into the business and helping to improve the overall ability of the business to effectively manage risk.

Responsibilities for IT Risk Manager:

* Provide oversight to the IT & Change teams around technology and Cyber risks
* Work with relevant teams and challenge them on the controls in place
* Provide CRO & Risk committees an independent view of Cyber & Technology Risks
* Work with senior stakeholders across the business to ensure IT Risk are maintained in line with risk appetite
* Monitor the growing threats both internally & externally and help improve the overall business resilience

Skills for IT Risk Manager:

* Ability to undertake and lead risk assessments across Change, Technology & Cyber
* Knowledge of third-party risk management frameworks
* Comfortable dealing with PRA / FCA regulators
* Ability to lead and develop risk analysts
* Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a fast-paced business
* Able to work between technical and non-technical teams
* CRISC, CISM or CISSP certification

As the IT Risk Manager, you will be an expert when it comes to understanding and improving risk processes in IT, Cyber and Change as well as implementing standards across the relevant teams. In previous roles, you will have taken a proactive approach with the business in either a first or second line role. You will be assessing and improving 1LoD risk management practices. The business in question has a huge portfolio of change throughout the business and having someone providing the right level of oversight on new / emerging technology is going to be key for the business.

This is a great opportunity to join a business looking at changing the way they approach IT Risk / Security and would be great for anyone looking to help transform the procedures and policies at a business.

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