Finance & Risk – Cyber Risk & Security Sr. Manager (MW)
Chicago , Illinois
October 18, 2017
Technical Skills / Industry Experience
  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Risk Management, Computer Information Systems, Finance or other general business related field.  An Advanced Degree is highly desirable
  • Minimum 5 years of current Risk Management Consulting experience focused on Financial Services (Banking, Capital Markets, FinTech, and/or Insurance industries) required
  • Minimum 7 years of experience:
  • In an Information Security environment
  • Reviewing and evaluating risk and compliance process and control environments around technology and security
  • Demonstrated experience leading a security strategy and governance program framework that describes the process, controls, organization and infrastructure to manage information security capabilities
  • Proficiency in IT Risk Management processes, including ITIL
  • Familiarity with enterprise Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) tools and their lifecycle related to risk identification, action plans, root cause analysis and risk acceptance
  • Demonstrated experience working with compliance, internal audit, and risk management functions, various technology teams, and business partners in the design and implementation of IT risk assessment practices
  • Well-versed in current cybersecurity technologies, industry developments, and market trends, including an awareness of key methodologies and approaches
  • Familiarity with Robotics Process Automation (RPA), Cloud Security, Incident Response, Global Identity and Access Management
  • Familiarity with risk management and methodologies for the quantification of loss event magnitude and probability
  • Proficient with data protection strategies, architectures and implementation plans
  • Proficient with security industry standards (ISO, NIST 800 series, COBIT, FFIEC, CIST)
Consulting / Business Acumen
  • Project management experience including: defining scope, setting project timelines and milestones, driving deliverables, identifying risks, managing issues, project economics, and client relationship management
  • Demonstrated comfort conveying both high-level and detailed information, adjusting the way ideas are presented to better address varying social styles and audiences
  • Proven ability to challenge a client's thinking by diplomatically providing an objective and independent point of view
  • Demonstrated track record of identifying opportunities based on offerings and client issues, qualifying potential opportunities and negotiating complex deals
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate and drive conversations at the executive level, including the ability to convey emerging trends, recommendations, and business value propositions
  • Demonstrated ability to understand client needs, translate business needs into requirements, develop proposed solutions, and deliver high impact change initiatives
  • Significant experience working through organizational change, developing and implementing creative solutions and closely partnering with clients to regularly confirm expectations are met and value delivered
  • Significant experience managing large teams (at last 5 resources) through complex situations, adapting quickly and helping others navigate change
  • Demonstrated experience structuring activities that play to a team's strengths and providing  opportunities for others to grow
  • Demonstrated insights on key methodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry
  • Well-developed analytical skills, the ability to provide clarity to complex issues, and synthesize large amounts of information
  • Demonstrated ability to identify the root causes of issues by analyzing patterns and trends
  • Strong competence in developing presentations required (MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel))
  • Prior Management Consulting experience focused on risk management for the Financial Services industry preferred
  • Industry certifications highlight desirable, such as:
  • CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional
  • CISM: Certified Information Security Manager
  • Certified Business Continuity Manager (CBCM)
  • Certified Disaster Recovery Engineer (C/DRE)
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), facilitation and interpersonal skills, including the ability to clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple, logical and impactful manner, both internally and externally
  • A strong desire to deliver to a high standard and ability to develop creative and breakthrough solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to concurrently manage dynamic large consulting workstreams and/or projects
  • Demonstrated track record of delivery as part of a project team, including the ability to meet deadlines, overcome challenges, manage stakeholder expectations, and produce project deliverables
  • Ability to navigate unstructured processes and to simultaneously manage multiple workstreams
  • Demonstrated team management and leadership skills; desire to lead and motivate teams in a dynamic and challenging environment
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment and structured decision-making
  • Demonstrated leadership and time management skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively and independently while managing multiple projects, assignments and/or responsibilities
  • Highly motivated with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high energy, and demanding team-oriented environment
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment and structured decision-making
  • Results-oriented, self-directed, inquisitive, and entrepreneurial
  • Ability to inspire and motivate others
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Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
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