Driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. A multicultural company with over 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries.
Technology Risk Manager
Great opportunity to join a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services who is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people.
A global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services, is at the forefront of innovation and well placed to address opportunities for our clients in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise. A multicultural company with over 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries.
About the role
As an IT Risk Manager you will be confident in providing technology risk advice to Technology Leaders, evaluating potential risks and exposures for Group Tech and determining how to effectively minimise those risks and develop the procedures that can be implemented.
You will be developing risk management strategies, evaluating potential risks and exposures in Technology, and determining how to effectively minimize those risks and develop procedures that can be implemented.
Working closely with business and/or project owners to influence a strong risk culture e.g. conducting risk workshops, providing guidance on risk assessments and strategies, overseeing risk remediation activities against appropriate timelines.
Drafting management reports for formal governance forums, making sure risks are articulated clearly and the right information gets to the right people for the right decisions to be made.
Working closely with project and operational teams to ensure projects with technology solutions are appropriately designed to minimize delivered risk
Lead strategic initiatives to further improve our risk service offering and mature risk and compliance management for the Group.
Lead and coach others in your team.
Continuous learning to deepen your understanding of the business, risk management practices and industry developments.
The successful candidate
5+ years Technology Risk experience in a large and complex organisation, primarily in the financial services industry
Significant knowledge and experience in risk and regulatory landscape, operational IT, business knowledge and operational risk and compliance frameworks
Adaptive influencing and relationship building skills across senior executives and peers
Excellent problem solving and evaluative judgement skills
Strong skills in planning, project management and attention to detail
Ability to work under pressure with shifting priorities in a dynamic work environment
A tertiary qualification, preferably in a business, finance, accounting, or commerce related discipline
ITIL and COBIT accreditations desirable