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Assurance Manager / Risk Management (SC Cleared)

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: IT & Information Security
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Assurance Manager (SC Cleared) - 12 Month Contract - Inside IR35 - London - £Neg Day Rate

My client requires an Assurance Manager to work within their wider Data & Information Operations team. This role will focus on managing and embedding a robust risk management framework across the organisation, which supports good governance and enables sign-off my client's annual Governance Statement.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development and/or work to assure compliance with information management risk policies, strategies and procedures aligned with the current risk management best practice as it applies to information management. To assure a consistent approach to the management of risk throughout the business.
  • Promote assurance, compliance and risk management at all levels of the organisation and provide advice and guidance enabling officers to engage and comply with these processes.
  • Provide advice and guidance to officers at all levels regarding risk management and related matters to enable them to effectively and consistently identify and evaluate risk and support managers in their development of risk registers.
  • Maintain organisational oversight of delivery against compliance and audit recommendations, ensuring these are reflected in risk registers as appropriate.
  • Prepare and present reports for the Senior Information Risk Owner, Internal Groups, Boards, Committees and other stakeholders (as appropriate), and contribute to the development of my client's Audit Plan and Governance Statement.
  • Influence compliance activity by recommending areas for scrutiny to the Compliance Working Group, ensuring these recommendations complement other assurance activity.
  • Manage the quality, secure handling and dissemination of data/information and develop policy, reports, and procedures and manage data systems across business areas (as required).
  • Develop and build internal and external partner relations working collaboratively to foster good relations.
  • Manage issues relating to the performance and conduct of officers in line with values/policies.
  • Manage/coach and develop my client's officers.

Key Skills:

  • Risk management qualification/accreditation e.g. IRM, IIA desired but not essential
  • Understanding of information management and my client's current and future priorities.
  • Understanding of the types of legislation affecting activity.
  • Knowledge of risk management principles in an organisation-wide context.
  • In-depth understanding of the key aspects of a risk management strategy and framework and how these are applied in practice.
  • Risk management.
  • Proven interpersonal skills/customer service skills.
  • Planning and organisational skills.
  • Information technology skills including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Drafting/report writing skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Proven experience of supervision or first line management.
  • Experienced in effective decision making.
  • Experience of analysing information from a range of sources.
  • Experience of risk management within either public or private sector.

For further information please apply with your CV in MS Word format for consideration.

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