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Advisor Information Security
Date Posted
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Toronto, ON
Finance and Insurance
Advisor Information Security-1700024324

The Risk Management Senior Consultant is accountable for the oversight of Technology Managed Application (TMA) program related to information and technology risk functions (e.g. Technology Managed Applications) The Risk Management Senior Consultant acts as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the TMA Governance program for which he/she has oversight to support the Business Units within the organization.


  • Accountable for the development, communication, implementation, reporting, maintenance and oversight of the assigned governance framework(s) and associated processes for information and technology risk functions such as business managed applications.  Ensure alignment to approved standards and regulatory requirements/guidance.
  • Maturation and continued deployment of an information security risk management system (Archer) that will drive efficiencies in the management of information security risks and the registration, tracking, reporting and re-assessment of identified security risks.
  • Provides technology risk and/or security guidance and consulting services related to the governance area to business units and relationship managers. This includes consulting on solutions, controls etc.
  • Accountable for information risk assessments to verify compliance to governance framework(s).
  • Works in collaboration with the Technology Risk and Information Risk Corporate Support Areas.
  • Continuous improvement and maturation of the methods, documentation and processes required to properly manage information security risks.
  • Provide guidance and direction in identifying risk exposure and championing best practice and implementing continuous process improvement initiatives.
  • Partners with GITRM management in order to define requirements for technology and security risk management, analytics, reporting and services.
  • Maintains awareness within the industry and develops appropriate plans to support emerging risks.
  • Provides advisory and consulting services to Operational Risk related to information security risks and decision-making.
  • Partners with senior management to deliver effective execution of all processes in order to meet productivity, quality service and business goals
  • Acts as relationship manager to LOB and industry forums as technology and security subject matter expert.
  • Performs security knowledge transfer to assist making security part of normal IT and business activities



  • Possesses a university degree/college diploma in Computer Science or equivalent work experience, and 6+ years of strong experience in technology, security operations, risk management, and industry experience (development, infrastructure, application, operations and security)
  • Experience with GRC tools (Archer) is a plus
  • Industry certification in related areas of specialty i.e. CISSP, CISA, ITIL, ISO17799 -etc. is considered an asset.
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of security systems, access controls, network security, security management, security architecture, risk management, and security governance framework
  • Displays a strong awareness of emerging security technologies and industry trends
  • Experience working in a large financial institution preferred
  • Illustrates strong knowledge of organizational, processes and business models
  • Maintains a strong understanding of policies, cross organizational roles, and governance structures/processes within the Bank
  • Understanding of Regulatory requirements i.e. GLBA, PCI-DSS, FFIEC etc.


  • Possesses advanced facilitation and presentation skills
  • Displays advanced communications, relationship management, leadership and team management skills
  • Superior oral and written communication skills, ability to express oneself and communicate effectively at all levels within the organization
  • Broad understanding of the Financial Regulatory and legal environment
  • Illustrates advanced decision and risk analysis skills
  • Exhibits advanced strategic visioning and planning skills

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JobInformation Technology
Primary LocationCanada-Ontario-Toronto
Job Posting01/05/18
Unposting Date01/19/18