IT Risk Specialist

Job Title: IT Risk Specialist
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3792166_1602664218
Contact Name: Robert Warwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2020 09:30

Job Description

Your new company

Your new company is a large Professional Services business operating within the consulting space - advising clients across all sectors from Telecoms to Retail to Media to ensure they have sound business operating models. You will report to the Head of IT Risk in this role, who will be keen for you to come in and hit the ground running.

Your new role

As the business is going through a period of change right now, your primary task will be to oversee and challenge management around potential IT Risks, which should in turn allow you to add value through strong partnering with the management team.

You will be expected to engage in a co-ordinated response to incidents and other risk events when needed, including supporting IT Management in identifying root causes and creating robust, and scalable resolution plans. This role, will require you to engage and liaise with senior stakeholders who may or may not be 'IT Risk Aware', which means you will need to understand the company's IT delivery strategy and major ongoing projects to be able to challenge decisions and enable a risk-based approach across the business

What you'll need to succeed

  • Ideally Qualified within relevant field (ISACA, CRISC, CISSP, CIA etc.)
  • Experience working in a large, complex business ideally with a matrix structure
  • Exposure to IT Risk within a changing business
  • Ability to start immediately, or within 2 weeks at most

What you'll get in return

You will be rewarded with a strong salary package, and the opportunity to work in a changing business which should be very rewarding for your career progress. This role is initially expected to last around 6 months to see through the change period, but there is real potential for an extension further or potentially a permanent position in the future.

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