Head of Technology Risk


Job ref.:

2 Dec 2020


Hong Kong




The Client:

· A listed conglomerate company with business in various industries

What can the client offer?

· Valuable experience from a sizable company with excellent career path

· Stable and down-to-earth working environment

What are your responsibilities?

· Oversee and manage the technology risk profile and technology sustainability management of different business units within the organization

· Lead and initiate the development and implementation of group technology risk management; formulate strategies, framework, regulations & policies

· Perform IT risk assessments including data classification and business impact assessments on information and security risk

· Oversee and monitor control effectiveness by ensuring controls are properly designed, implemented and processed

· Assist risk owners in identifying and measuring risks to build the group's risk profile for the managed risk areas

· Promote security and technology risks awareness and ensure compliance with applicable regulatory standards

· Work closely with IT audit and conduct continuous monitoring on technology areas to assess the associated risks

What skills/ qualification will you need?

· Degree holder in information system, IT or related disciplines

· At least 10 years of experience in financial industry with experience on IT audit, risk management or sustainability management area

· Sound knowledge of international information security standards and regulations (e.g., SFC IT related regulations, COBIT, ISO 27001, PDPO(HK), GDPR, China Cyber Security Law)

· Candidates with knowledge in securities trading or retail business associated laws & regulations would be considered a plus

· Candidates with information technology security certificates (e.g. ISC2, ISACA accreditations) are highly preferred

· Fluent in Cantonese and English (written and spoken); Mandarin is a plus

· Willing to travel if needed

Who would be suitable for the position?

· Pro-active, mature and independent

Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

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