Advisory Cyber Security Manager
New York, NY
January 23, 2017
Position Type:
Full Time
PwC/LOS Overview
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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description
The Financial Services industry is operating in a challenging environment due to global economic pressure, increasing regulatory demands and capital requirements, and significant operational and technology changes. Our growing Financial Services Advisory team provides strategy, management, technology and risk consulting services to help major financial institutions around the world respond to their most complex business challenges. The Financial Services Advisory practice is composed of three industry sectors: Asset Management, Banking and Capital Markets, and Insurance.

Our Cybersecurity and Privacy Consultants are a team of business integrators with extensive consulting and industry experience who help our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy through execution. A Cybersecurity and Privacy consulting career may provide the opportunity to grow and contribute to our clients' business issues every day, applying a collection of security spectrum capabilities, including security strategy and governance, IT risk, security technologies, and cybercrime and breach response.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 6

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Certification(s) Preferred: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), ISACA, Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven extensive knowledge and success in roles managing cyber-risk management, including the following areas:

- Being recognized as an industry leader, providing industry-leading practices in cyber-risk management and the financial services industry; and,
- Managing and overseeing large projects involving information security, technology risk management, cybersecurity or cyber-risk management.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates proven and extensive abilities solving complex cyber-risk management issues, including the following areas:
­ Design, deployment and maintenance of enterprise-wide cyber risk management methodologies;
­ Implementation and maintenance of enterprise-wide cyber risk governance frameworks;
­ Assessment of enterprise-wide business risks and cyber threats;
- Development of detailed business risk scenarios and cyber threat models;
­ Design and implementation of cyber risk management controls;
- Monitoring and reporting of cyber risks, threats and vulnerabilities;
- Development, implementation and periodic testing of cyber resiliency plans; and,
- Use of tools and technology to provide data analytics and business intelligence on cyber threats, risks and vulnerabilities.

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities to manage and deliver client engagements that identify and address client needs, including the following areas:
­- Participating actively in client discussions and meetings;
­- Managing and overseeing engagements;
­- Preparing concise and accurate documents, leveraging and utilizing MS Office and Lotus Notes to complete related project deliverables; and,
­- Managing project financials in line with agreed-upon budgets

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities, competency and success with managing business functions and teams, including:
­- Creating a positive working environment by monitoring and managing workloads of the team – balancing client expectations with the work-life quality of team members;
­- Providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner to team members;
­- Keeping leadership and engagement management informed of progress and issues.

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