Country Information Security Manager

Location: Paris, Île-de-France Salary: €70 - €95 per hour
Sector: Automotive Type: Contract
Reference #: 072012_1593018357

Country Information Security Manager - 3-6 month contract initially - Paris - French Speaking

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Serve as main point of contact for all security matters within the country organization
  • Oversee security governance and compliance audits and drive initiatives to ensure Compliance
  • Manage local security projects and initiatives
  • Lead & drive security topics with business and IT stakeholders on country level
  • Provide information security awareness training to organization personnel
  • Identify information security risk and define remediation plans
  • Implement and enforce global security policies, standards and baselines
  • Support the Mergers and Acquisition-Process from an information security standpoint
  • Partner with the international cyber security team to define the security program and priorities

Job Requirements:

  • A degree in Computer Science, IT, Systems Engineering or a related qualification
  • CRISC, CISM or CISSP Certification preferable
  • 3 Years' experience in the field; familiarity with applicable standards, methods, models and approaches
  • Familiarity with compliance frameworks like GDPR, SOX or PCI-DSS and internal policies
  • Great communication skills; comfortable to represent the cyber security team among IT specialists as well as C-Level managers
  • Great awareness of cybersecurity trends and hacking techniques
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English

Distinguishing characteristics of the ideal candidate:

  • Strong interest in information risk and security: Great knowledge and energy, combined with a, almost evangelical, drive and enthusiasm for the subject
  • Comfortable working in an international environment where the security standards and strategy are already defined
  • Focused on formic productive working relationships: Ability to partner with different specialists and managers within the company, as well as third parties on information security topics
  • Keen to motivate all stakeholders within the organization towards the achievement of the overall strategic security goals
  • Personal integrity and credibility: High standards, combining with being able to find pragmatic and realistic approaches
  • Ability to work with various stakeholders while making sure to enforce the organization's security standards and controls at all times