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Senior IT Risk Officer

Saudi Arabia

Job ID SNS-0028

Posted On
26-Jun-2016

Job type
Contract

Sector
Banking & Finance

  • Responsible for design and implement risk assessment process. Manage the process of identifying and assessing the risk affecting information technology Organize appropriate risk reporting to ensure the bank is in substantial compliance with its internal operating policies and any external regulatory or contractual requirement.
  • Member of the IT Risk section within the IT Risk and Internal Control Department. Responsible for performing regular risk assessments, developing risk mitigation strategies and will assist the section head in activities pertaining to risk management, policy and standards development and maintenance.
  • Develop and maintain IT risk assessment program by identifying the most critical asset and function
  • Implement Risk identification, assessment and management strategies
  • Reduce risk of poor performance, compliances, distribution of service and adverse events
  • Embed risk identification and treatment in project management and delivery process
  • Regularly assess and prioritize risk with new projects
  • Build and maintain collaborative working relationship with IT and business personnel to design and assist in the execution of risk assessment
  • Co-ordinate with internal audit and compliance group on improvement on information technology controls
  • Track mitigation steps and ensure that risks are remediated appropriately and in a timely manner
  • Research and evaluate emerging technologies to mitigate the risk and alternatives
  • Strong qualification in Information Security. Professional qualification/international certifications such as CISSP, CISA, and CISM, CRISC or equivalent are must.