Senior Security Governance and Risk Manager

  • Virgin Media
  • Full Time
  • Reading
Virgin Media

Job Description

About the role

As we enter one of the most exciting times in our history we are looking for a Senior Security Governance and Risk Manager that oozes our Virgin values and embraces the on-going ways of working within Liberty Global.

Why Virgin Media? We are the future. We understand our people, their lifestyles and we support them no matter what. We LOVE being different, thinking outside the box and being the best we can be, all the time.

What will you be doing?

The Senior Security Governance and Risk Manager will be responsible to the Head of Security Governance, Risk and Compliance for the management of a robust security governance structure, a security risk management framework and the implementation of all security policies and standards. This role will act as the backbone to the VM security team ensuring that all security domains align on meeting the deliverables of the VM Security Strategy. A challenging and rewarding role with significant responsibilities.

  • To assist in the compilation and implementation of the VM security strategy in to and across Virgin Media and its associated business divisions.
  • To act as a subject matter expert on the co-ordination, recording and active management of security risks
  • To ensure robust security governance is implemented and that actions arising are driven to resolution in a timely manner.
  • To collaborate with stakeholders to understand identified security risks and to assist in treatment plans and where necessary provide guideposts to associated subject matter experts within VM
  • Manage, develop, and maintain the security risk register, and support continuous improvement and maturation of security risk management processes.
  • Provide advisory support to business functions and IT teams in understanding risk and security considerations of business operations, new projects, and third party suppliers.
  • Compile comprehensive security risk reporting and associated metrics for senior management up to and including Board level.
  • To own security metrics reporting
  • To produce comprehensive security governance presentations up to and including Board level, to manage all security governance meetings and records of decision to ensure that ensure proactive resolution is achieved.
  • Develop and present security metrics and associated analysis to help the business understand the security posture.

Are you right for the role?

So it’s the moment of truth, right? What are we looking for in the successful candidate?

Preferred education/ qualifications:

  • Extensive demonstrable experience in security risk management, security governance and effective security metrics reporting including associated methodology and reporting

Knowledge & Experience

  • Strong experience in security risk management and security governance
  • An in-depth knowledge and understanding of security risk concepts and principles as a means of relating business needs to security controls
  • Demonstrated experience providing written and verbal presentations to executives
  • Experience using GRC tools such as Archer (RSA)
  • Experience with using a comprehensive and performance-based risk management approach that aligns levels of protection with business needs
  • Absolutely trustworthy with high standards of personal integrity
  • Proven excellent relationship management skills with all levels of the enterprise are required
  • Demonstrated ability to operate effectively with minimal supervision
  • Evaluating measures in terms of assessing risk to reach realistic mitigation and risk-balanced choices
  • Building networks with key contacts in- and outside of Virgin Media
  • Possess excellent analytical and reporting skills
  • Great team manager and operator
  • Personal drive, determination and ability to work with minimal supervision
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