Refinitiv's Information Security & Risk Management (ISRM) team is looking for an experienced lndividual to lead key areas of the Governance, Risk and Compliance function.
The role will be responsible for establishing and leading key areas of a best in class Governance, Risk and Compliance strategy and framework to effectively meet customer, regulatory and internal requirements.
The key areas include Policy, Risk Management, Asset Classification / Management and Compliance Assurance. A key component of the role is to identify and establish sustainable cross framework links between existing operational areas both within ISRM and the wider business functions including Technology and General Counsel;
and determine gaps and establish resulting components to ensure all attributes of the framework are effectively achieved.
The ideal candidate will possess the right demeanor, skillset and experience to operate in the fast-paced and dynamic world of information security and risk, with experience of defining and establishing governance, risk and compliance programs, successfully establishing and working cross functionally across a matrixed global environment, and driving significant change in people, processes and tools.
Essential Responsibilities :
Design, establish and deliver a multi-generational Governance, Risk and Compliance strategy and sustainable framework
Proactively identify and understand the Governance, Risk and Compliance drivers and ensure inclusion in the framework
Determine programs, processes, tools and solutions needed to achieve the defined framework
Identify and establish links between existing areas to satisfy the defined framework requirements
Design and build new solutions and process to ensure the framework is achieved
Build and execute a comprehensive training and awareness campaign
Establish relationships with critical partners including General Counsel and Technology functions
Become a subject matter ambassador for Governance, Risk and Compliance across Refinitiv to improve risk awareness and compliance
Establish a team to ensure the framework is achieved both directly in ISRM and indirectly across Refinitiv
Identify, define and maintain key measurements related to implementation and maturity
Identify and establish process improvements and automation opportunities to simplify, standardize and improve compliance across Refinitiv
Deliver additional activities as defined by senior leadership
Qualifications / Requirements
Bachelor's degree in an IT or business-related discipline
Extensive IT governance, risk, compliance, and / or audit, including 5 years in Big 4 or financial services organization
CISA, CRISC or CGEIT Certified
Possess strong verbal & written communication skills
Extensive experience of technology leadership including information security aspects
Seasoned leader who has led global teams in a matrixed environment
Awareness of industry trends and developments
Led deployment of information security & technology programs and solutions across complex environments
Knowledge of industry wide information security frameworks including ISO 27001 / 2, NIST
Strong critical thinking and group facilitation skills, specifically in large or complex problem settings
Must be a strong cross-functional team player with ability to manage and coach others in a matrix structure, across time zone and national boundaries
Ability to travel upto 8 weeks per year
Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United Kingdom
Must submit to a background investigation, including verification of past employment, criminal history and educational background
Desired Characteristics :
Previous experience in defining, establishing and delivering multiple aspects of a Governance, Risk and / or Compliance framework
Experience of defining and deploying a Unified Compliance Framework to satisfy multiple requirements
Exceptional business acumen with a successful track record in aligning to business drivers
Experience of establishing sustainable programs to meet regulatory or contractual requirements
Extensive experience of GRC Solutions
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