Senior Information Security Risk Manager

Location: New York Salary: competitive
Sector: Banking and Finance Type: Permanent
A small financial firm in NYC that is a leader in the fintech space is looking for a Director of Information Security Risk reporting to the CISO to be in charge of information security and risk for the firm's business. You will manage/implement security risk assessments for internal product lines as well as external customers and be highly visible within the firm. This is an amazing opportunit to build out a function and make an impact.


* Oversee Information Security Risk Assessments for the firm while working directly with technologists to evaluate risks for new technologies
* Create and maintain the infosec threat library & controls library.
* Run third party risk management for the firm and upgrade the existing process to increase efficiencies
* Create metrics such as KPIs to measure risk managing for the firm from a security perspective
* Act as face to the organization from a security risk perspective including presentations
* Serve as SME for the firm when it comes to risks both internally and externally

Background Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree ideally, or equal working experience (6+ years)
* CISSP/CISM/etc. preferred
* Experience conducting information security risk assessments
* Knowledge of industry standards
* Ability to manage and have exceptional communication skills
* Detailed knowledge of information security risk methodology and understanding of technology
* Cyber security enthusiast
* Excellent problem solving skills and ability to present to senior execs

If you are interested in taking the next step in your career, please apply to Shelley at Huxley!

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