Posted 13 September 2022
Salary Up to £200000.00 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineCyber Security
Contact NameGavin Doherty

Job description


Location: Dublin

Salary: Up to €200k base + 40% bonus


The Chief Information Security Officer is an exciting hybrid role for a talented IT professional. The position will serve as both the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and its Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the Company.

Acting as the company's CISO, this position is responsible for developing and implementing an Information Security strategy that protects the company from internal and external threats. The CISO is expected to ensure that the firm's information security programme complies with all the company's regulatory obligations pertaining to information security.

Acting as the company's CTO, the position will be the company's top technology executive. The CTO is expected to ensure that the company's technology strategy aligns with the company's strategic direction and supports its future growth.

CISO Main Responsibilities:

· Information and Cyber Security Strategic Direction

· Define, develop and maintain a business-aligned Information and Cyber Security strategy and operating model

· Define and embed an Information Security Policy Framework across the organisation that addresses the needs of internal and external stakeholders in line with relevant legislation and industry standards

· Provide advice and direction to senior leadership team, in the integration of security practices into strategic and operational processes

· Drive and deliver change to the Information and Cyber Security systems, processes and procedures by continuously analysing and reviewing new security technologies and practices as informed by industry best practice

CTO Main Responsibilities:

· Formulate a vision for how technology will be utilised within the company

· Develop technical aspects of the company's strategy for alignment with its business goals

· Ensure that the technological resources satisfy the company's short and long-term needs

· Verify all technological practices adhere to regulatory standards and compliance

· Identify and implement innovative technologies that yield a competitive advantage

Information and Cyber Security Management

· Provide senior leadership and oversight of effective information and Cyber Security risk management, integrated with the risk management framework

· Ensure that information and Cyber Security risks presented through suppliers and delivery partners are identified and managed appropriately

· Develop and maintain an effective Information Security Management System and processes for continual improvement

· Ensure Information Security is managed effectively throughout the IT service delivery lifecycle (incl. Security Operations, Security Architecture and Security Assurance)

· Work closely with internal stakeholders and business units to keep abreast of planned changes to technologies, working practices, and business activities that could have an impact on the company's Information Security or risk profile