Reporting To Elsevier’s SVP, Chief Information Security Officer, the Director / Sr Director - CyberSec Business Information Systems in this highly visible role will act as the Business Information Security Officer (BISO) responsible for planning, organizing and executing enterprise-
wide information and infrastructure security related initiatives for one or more assigned business units. This includes, but is not limited to, strategies in support of all security policies, use of appropriate security tools and of all product development and Solution Platforms from a security perspective.
In addition he / she will advise senior leadership, set tactical direction and manage the operations of the information security functions aligned within a respective business unit, and oversee the implementation of Security Framework standards and initiatives.
The BISO will be working with a collaborative group of individuals across all business units including Elsevier and RELX Security groups to ensure access, asset and overall Security tools are effectively being utilized and deployed across the enterprise.
The BISO is expected to drive the change and strategy execution required to achieve specific business results from a security perspective and ensure BU actions and strategies do not unknowingly alter the security posture of the BU, Elsevier or RELX.
This role delivers outcomes, longer term improvements and benefits that are measurable and impact the achievement of organization goals, focusing on risk management and enhancing the cybersecurity defenses of the engaged business units including entities such as Corp Markets, Clinical Solutions, Research Applications, Content & Data Technology, Business Technology Solutions and Technology Infrastructure.
The BISO incorporates broad knowledge to address complex and critical issues and is not intimidated to find new and innovative ways to solve complex security challenges.
Creates value and opportunity; has an external focus, anticipates new trends, emerging risks and organizational needs. Works with key executives across the organization to offer and expand the foot print of existing security technology solutions, and leads cross-
functional teams to prioritize initiatives, investments and projects. The role serves as an expert advisor to senior management, with superior influence and impact.
Required Travel : Up to 25%, ability to travel within the BU's geographic area.
Key Responsibilities :
Efficiently liaise with customers, or provide applicable reports, as requested to provide appropriate assurance regarding the security of a BU’s products and services.
Technical Skills, Experience and Education required :
Certifications : Professional security management certification such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or other similar credentials is preferred
including diction / terminology and presenting information in a concise and effective manner to clients, management, and various departments using assorted communication mediums.
prior success extracting / translating findings into alternatives / solutions; and identifying risks / impacts and schedule adjustments to facilitate management decision-making.
Elsevier is the world's leading provider of scientific, technical and medical (STM) information, tools and resources. A global company based in Amsterdam, Elsevier partners with scientists, researchers, healthcare providers, educators and decision-
makers in academic institutions, governments and corporations to help them find, evaluate and use information. Our breadth of content is unparalleled, spanning virtually every STM field in the world and includes such distinguished brands as Gray's Anatomy, The Lancet and Cell.
Using innovative technology, we deliver our content through tools that help our customers be more productive and successful in their work.
ScienceDirect delivers the worlds' leading journals electronically to over 11 million readers in 200 countries. And physicians in 95 percent of teaching hospitals rely on ClinicalKey to get critical information that can save lives.
Elsevier employs over 7,000 people in more than 70 offices worldwide. We are an employer of choice, attracting and developing talented and creative people who thrive in a challenging and fast-
paced environment. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package as well as a real opportunity for career growth in a growing organization.
Elsevier is an equal opportunity employer : qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.
877.734.1938 or accommodations relx.com.