Technology and Change Risk Manager

£58,500 | United Kingdom | Permanent


Posted 7 days ago


Technology and Change Risk Manager

My client is a family orientated insurance organisation who have recently undergone an organisational restructure for continued growth due to the increased volume of customer engagement and streamlining processes and mitigating systems risk. As the Technology and Change Risk Manager you will be focusing on technical controls, with experience as an auditor or compliance change. This is a first line of defence role reporting into the Head of Cyber Security. The role will provide the IT & Change Senior Management Team (SMT) and the wider function, with support and assurance over its risk and control environment. The role holder will provide best practice guidance and analysis to the IT & Change function and oversee the effective adherence to enterprise risk management framework, holding relevant teams to account where required.

The successful Technology and Change Risk manager must also be able to face off to the IT team on monthly risk meetings, therefore must be able to stand their own and knowledgeable about potential risks, back ups, anti-virus, test controls etc. The key challenges is managing assurance, networks, firewall rules, data leaks and understanding appropriate systems/tools. The ideal candidate would have a technical delivery experience, who is capable of talking and collaborating with systems administrators and knowledge of applications.

Key accountabilities:

* Conduct risk assessments of projects, IT systems and technology suppliers and provide guidance on remedial activities
* Track internal and external audit actions for IT & Change and drive or escalate as necessary, if mitigating actions are not progressing
* Maintain an adequate level of current knowledge and proficiency in cyber security and change management through annual Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits

Skills / Experience / Knowledge:

* Strong organisational skills and attention to detail with a demonstrated ability to work independently focusing on priorities, and managing a high-volume of tasks, deadlines, requirements, and decisions
* Ability to conduct own analysis of relevant information in situations that are not always governed by set procedures and frameworks, using judgement and technical knowledge to make decisions on this analysis


* ISO 270071

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to progress early in their career in risk/cyber security path coming from an IT Delivery role or someome who would like to strengthen their existing Technology and Change Risk experience. This role will be 50% Project Management and 50% Technical.

If you match these requirements apply now.

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.