Global Director, Cyber Security & IT Risk Compliance

Job Title: Global Director, Cyber Security & IT Risk Compliance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 51837_1664236241
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2022 07:50

Job Description

About our Client

Our client is a renowned organization with numerous presence on a global level. With an increasing growth and a vision to diversify their portfolio, they are now seeking for a Global Director of Cyber Security & IT Risk Compliance

About the Role

Reporting to the CIO, you will develop a business-risk driven cyber security global vision, strategy, & implementation roadmap, Build and lead a large high performing team of cyber security experts across various non-homogenous security domains to execute the global vision. As a team leader, you will identify and manage technology risks whilst simultaneously undertake planned reviews of specific technology areas, providing an independent assessment of risk and making any improvement recommendations. In addition, you will develop and articulate IT and Cyber risk appetite and address key strategic risks and also provide assurance and visibility to stakeholders on their IT, Information and Security Risk, Cyber Risk, and Systems and Data Integrity risk. Applying knowledge of latest industry trends and developments to continuously improve the company's capability to defend against IT security/cyber and other threats. As a key driver, you will support the set-up of the Business Continuity Management strategy and continuously evolve the programme and standards to proactively mitigate risks. Lastly, identify anticipating and recommending the need for changes to resilience methodologies in response to changing risk profiles and regulatory expectations.

The Successful Applicant

  • University graduate in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant work experience in information security / cyber security
  • Proven track record in cyber security environment within professional services or an in-house information security function, preferably in larger organization
  • Track record within the financial services showing understanding of the business, threat and regulatory issues faced by each department
  • Experience of delivering one or more of the following areas: strategy, transformation, governance, cyber resilience, identity and access management.
  • Proven experience of successfully managing complex cyber security services in a commercial environment, ensuring the delivery of high quality work on time and to budget.
  • Knowledge of a broad range of cyber security topics e.g. governance, identity and access management, security operations, incident management etc.

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