lead consultant, it security (grc) in Singapore

hoon teck tan, randstad
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  • Owner of Information Security including security strategy and roadmap
  • Regional role with extensive interaction with global IT HQ

About the company

Our client is established company in their industry. As part of their plan to invest in technology, they are now hiring a new Information Security Manager to be based here in their Regional Headquarters here in Singapore.

About the job

You will be responsible for:

  • Planning and implementation Information Security, IT Risk Management, IT Audit and IT policy to improve the overall security posture for the organization across Asia. This includes reviewing and maintaining information security polices.
  • Leading initiatives to assess the adequacy and effectiveness of IT controls and policies, ensuring that business users are compliant to the IS standards (ISO 27001, PDPA and etc).
  • Designing IT Security framework and roadmap to ensure the availability, integrity and confidentiality of IT system. This includes setting up the best practices and governance for Risk Control Security Assessment (RCSA). Designing processes to identify, improve and optimize IT risk management policies/practices.
  • Identifying potential gaps in security control to enhance early detection capability. This is through leveraging internal security data (Performing analysis of forensic evidence, log data, compromised hosts, and network traffic) and external sources (Industry portals and etc) to identify existing gaps in security control and close the gaps.
  • Overseeing the development and execution of corporate security awareness and training programs to business stakeholders to prevent and limit the impact of a potential cybersecurity event
  • Monitoring compliance, keep abreast of legislative and regulatory trends to address potential impact and non-compliance/gaps.

Skills and experience required
As a successful applicant, you will have at least 5 years of experience in Information Security(ISO 27001, COBIT or RCSA). / Governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC) Proven track record of engagement with C-level business stakeholder across Asia is required.

You should be open to overseas travel of 50% to ensure the smooth implementation of information security across the group.

Candidates with exposure to OT/Operational Technology or manufacturing security will be of added advantage.

Whats on offer
This is an excellent opportunity to join an established MNC with exposure to high value projects across Asia.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Hoon Teck TAN at 6510 3633. (EA: 94C3609/ R1219669)


information security, iso 27001, grc


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma