15 Jun 2017

Full-Time Senior Technology Risk Manager

Directline Group – Posted by AdminOrpington, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Senior Technology Risk Manager

Why not join our Enterprise Risk function here at Direct Line Group as we are currently recruiting an exciting opportunity to work as a Technology Oversight Manager based from our head office in Bromley on a permanent basis.

The Enterprise Risk function provides proportionate oversight of risks, events and management actions to ensure the business is managed within its risk appetite.

We are looking for someone who will use their in depth knowledge of Technology, Information Security and Risk governance to provide oversight of our Technology Services and Chief Information Security Office (CISO) functions. This is to ensure that the business is being effectively managed within the risk appetite.

Key Accountabilities

  • Lead 2LoD oversight and challenge of the Technology risks faced by the business, for all business as usual activities and all in scope projects, programs and change initiatives.
  • You will monitor the setting and management of the Technology Services and CISO risk appetite statements
  • Devise and lead all 2LoD assurance activities relating to Technology Services and CISO, including the assessment of appropriateness of 1LoD controls, their implementation and associated risk management practices.
  • Oversee the business application of the specific Technology and CISO Minimum Standards providing challenge as necessary to oversee 1LoD compliance and effectiveness.
  • Help develop and maintain external and internal contacts to identify, evaluate and assess evolving Technology threats, opportunities and best practice.
  • Provide expert input to Technology Services and CISO related Governance, Assurance, Executive Briefings, Group initiatives and activities and Incident support.
  • Lead & represent 2LoD Risk at the Risk and Security Management Committee, and lead all 2Lod reporting activity to the Boards and Committees of the Group
  • Support the definition, management and measurement of Technology Services and CISO KRI’s to support the monitoring and action planning to support the maintenance of compliance with the risk appetite.
  • Take full responsibility to embed and maintain the Direct Line Group Enterprise Risk management Framework by providing IT appropriate challenge to risks events and action plan tracking and closure.

Skills we are looking for

  • Strong 2LoD Enterprise Risk background, with previous experience managing business relationships
  • Experience working in a risk function providing oversight and challenge to Technology Services and CISO functions
  • Demonstrable ability to influence and challenge senior management
  • Technology/ Risk accreditations – CISA/ CRISC/ CISSP
  • Financial services sector experience, preferably within Insurance

Career benefits and rewards

Rewarding you is really important to us, as well as offering a competitive salary and generous holiday entitlement; you can take advantage of a wide range of benefits. The best part is you can pick and choose the benefits to suit your own lifestyle, but also pass on some of the savings to family and friends. Here are just a few we have on offer:

  • A competitive salary, benchmarked against our competitors, which will grow as you do.
  • Pension 9% of your base salary, you can choose to contribute less or more than this, and anything you don’t wish to put in to your pension you can take as cash instead!
  • Private medical insurance (anyone can choose this through our flexible benefits scheme, and managers receive this as standard)
  • Attractive holiday entitlement
  • 50% off our Home, Motor and Pet insurance
  • Free Travel insurance
  • Free Green Flag breakdown cover
  • Flexible rewards including Life insurance, income protection, critical illness insurance, personal accident insurance
  • Retail card, with discounts at big name retailers
  • My Discounts – a discounts website for all our employees, with great discounts, cash back savings and offers across hundreds of brilliant  high street brands, travel, tickets, gym memberships and much more.

Who we are
Direct Line Group is an organisation with a clear mission: to make insurance much easier and better value for customers. We are one of the leading motor, home and small business insurers in the UK. We are home to some of the nation’s best-known brands, including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, Green Flag and NIG.

Closing date – Undisclosed

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Job Categories: Management & Executive and Technology. Job Types: Full-Time and Permanent. Job Tags: Directline Group, diversity, equality, full time, inclusion, London - Bromley, permanent, and Senior Technology Risk Manager. Salary: Competitive.

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