Information Security Officer

Johannesburg, South Africa

Standard Bank Group

The Standard Bank group is a leading financial services provider that supports Africa’s growth and development.

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Company Description

Standard Bank Group is a leading Africa-focused financial services group, and an innovative player on the global stage, that offers a variety of career-enhancing opportunities – plus the chance to work alongside some of the sector’s most talented, motivated professionals. Our clients range from individuals, to businesses of all sizes, high net worth families and large multinational corporates and institutions. We’re passionate about creating growth in Africa. Bringing true, meaningful value to our clients and the communities we serve and creating a real sense of purpose for you.

Job Description

To implement the Group Cyber Resilience strategy securing platforms ecosystems 3rd party integration protecting sensitive data, applications and supporting infrastructure from infiltration or misuse guiding security capabilities in client segment and solutions. Facilitate security services ensuring that policies, standards and controls are embedded to prevent reputational, financial or other losses and compliance with regulatory requirements.Educate employees about their InfoSec responsibilities


Minimum Qualifications
Type of Qualification: First Degree
Field of Study: Business Commerce
Type of Qualification: First Degree
Field of Study: Information Technology
Type of Qualification: First Degree
Field of Study: Risk Management

Experience Required
Cyber Security
5-7 years
Experience in an information security or Audit role within the banking and /or financial services sector. Experience working in a multi-vendor and outsourced and multi-system IT environment

5-7 years
Good working knowledge and experience with the implementation and management of information security policies and frameworks within a corporate environment. Management experience working with individuals and teams from diverse cultures

5-7 years
Strong IT understanding, gaining insight into digital and platform operating models and cyber security trends and solutions

Additional Information

Behavioral Competencies:

  • Adopting Practical Approaches
  • Articulating Information
  • Checking Details
  • Directing People
  • Examining Information
  • Exploring Possibilities
  • Interpreting Data
  • Making Decisions
  • Providing Insights
  • Pursuing Goals
  • Showing Composure
  • Upholding Standards

Technical Competencies:

  • Benefits Management
  • Information Security
  • Internal & External IT Environment
  • IT Risk Management
  • Knowledge of Banking & Financial Service
  • Stakeholder Management (IT)
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Tags: Banking Compliance Risk management Strategy

Perks/benefits: Startup environment

Region: Africa
Country: South Africa
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