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Senior Technology & Cyber Risk Manager - London, United Kingdom,


Senior Technology & Cyber Risk job in leading UK Insurance Company in London paying up to £750 per day

Your new company
A leading UK insurance company based in London is seeking a Senior Technology & Cyber Risk Manager to join their team on an initial 6-month contract (with potential to become permanent).

Your new role
You will collaborate with the senior risk owners to set the Technology and Cyber Risk appetite and develop a robust risk and control assessment process and engagement model to identify Technology and Cyber risks (including risk exposure through third parties). You will drive reviews of the Cyber and Technology Risk landscapes, delivering risk remediation advisory and controls operations to mitigates risks. You will regularly report progress to the Risk Committees and Board, work with senior stakeholders to ensure Technology Services and CISO risks are within the risk appetite and independently develop techniques to aggregate multiple streams of risk and control data to indicate risk exposure, balancing quantitative and qualitative assessment. You will be responsible for effectively managing a team of Technology Risk Assessors in line with the company's values to deliver the risk and controls mitigation objectives of the function.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be able an experienced Technology Risk/IT Audit professional from a Financial Services background (Insurance highly preferred) and a Subject Matter Expert in Cyber Security. You will have significant experience in remediation, designing and implementing IT Controls (with knowledge of NIST CSF, ISO 27001, COSO, COBIT) and working in the 1st line of defence. It is essential that you are able to challenge senior stakeholders, manage strong personalities and effectively justify your recommendations in senior meetings given the seniority and stakeholder challenges of the role. You must also have been highly involved in designing and implementing Technology/Cyber Change programmes and have prior managerial experience. CISSP/CISA/CISM/CRISC qualifications preferred.

What you'll get in return
You'll receive a rate of up to £750 per day as well as the opportunity to manage experts in their field.

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