Role details

Executive, Security Manager

Johannesburg   •   R700,000 - R1,000,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Security Manager require to manage security providers
  • CISSP, Cobit qualifications prefered

About Our Client

Our client is a well known South African brand that has been in operation for nearly a century

Job Description

The Executive, Security Manager will be responsible for:

Group ITC Standards and Governance

  • Provide input into the Group's IT strategy from a security perspective
  • Stay abreast of trends within Information Security

Strategic Support

  • Work with Security Architect and other stakeholders to develop security program and projects

Operational Support

  • Coordinate, measure and report on technical aspects of security management
  • Manage outsourced vendors that provide information security functions

Architecture/Engineering Support

  • Consult with IT staff to ensure that security is factored into evaluation, selection, installation and configuration of hardware, applications and software

The Successful Applicant

The Executive, Security Manager will have the following attributes:

 Vendor management, Analytical thinking, Attention to detail, Strategic thinking, Managing Resources, Achievement focus, Teamwork, Diplomatic Sensitivity, Negotiating

 Minimum 10+ years' experience in IT at least 5 of which should have been in an Information Security Management role;
 A strong understanding of the business impact of security tools, technologies and policies;
 Experience with common information security management frameworks, such as Payments Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS), International Standards Organisation (ISO) 2700x, the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and Control Objectives for Information and Related Technology (COBIT) frameworks;
 Proficiency in performing risk, business impact, control and vulnerability assessments, and in defining treatment strategies;
 An understanding of operating system internals and network protocols;
 Experience in application technology security testing (white box, black box and code review);
 Experience in system technology security testing (vulnerability scanning and penetration testing).

What's on Offer

a Market related salary is on offer

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