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Cyber Engagement Specialist

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At Bank of Ireland we are changing.  We are committed to enabling our colleagues to thrive and offer agile ways of working to maximise choice and flexibility in how we work and live. Varying degrees of optionality apply depending on the role.  For more detailed information on this role, please contact us, or let us know your preferred working arrangements when you apply.

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Cyber Engagement Specialist

Republic of Ireland | Permanent | Full time

Cyber Engagement Specialist

  • Republic of Ireland
  • Full time
  • Closing date: Sep 22 2021 at 01:00 IST

Description of business unit

Group Information Security (GIS) is a diverse, collaborative team with multiple skillsets. With global cyber threats constantly evolving, the team is critical to protecting one of the Group's most important and valuable assets: Information.

GIS not only protects the security of the Bank but also enables colleagues to develop secure ways of working and helps them manage information security risk.

Purpose of the Role

The Cyber Engagement business team champions cross-divisional collaboration which is focused on enabling secure and agile business outcomes, supporting the Security Culture Programme.

Key Accountabilities

  • Support business areas with the management of cyber security related issues and develop joint understanding of the information security risks to their business
  • Help plan and co-drive the security champion network forums, thinking creatively to deliver interactive, motivational and collaborative sessions
  • Build internal partner relationships, socialising the security agenda Group-wide and across all levels
  • Promote the capabilities and benefits of toolsets and solutions to help reduce cyber risk
  • Support the business on the remediation options for audit or regulatory findings
  • Support the day to day Cyber Engagement team activities

What is the opportunity?

You will join a team passionate about helping to deliver business enablement while providing security mentorship and ensuring key information security controls are applied.

We are passionate about Engagement and collaboration with business units which will help drive a security culture change aligned to Group culture. This is a key driver for us in enabling a resilient organisation with a focus on protecting its customers.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • A passion for engaging with people and willingness to upskill in cyber security concepts
  • Strong communication / presentation skills with ability to explain security concepts in Plain English to colleagues at all levels
  • Experience in business advisory or in being an advocate
  • An organised approach with ability to prioritise tasks
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as a great teammate

Desirable Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Awareness of fundamental cyber security threats and information security concepts
  • Mapping Data Process flows at business levels
  • Experience working with Information Security, Risk, Assurance, or Data would be an advantage
  • Awareness of industry standards relating to Information Security

Key Competencies

  • One Group, one team - Self
  • Agile - Self
  • Accountable - Self
  • Customer Focused - Self
  • Manage Risk - Self

Where Agency assistance is required Bank of Ireland Recruitment Team will engage directly with suppliers. Unsolicited CVs / profiles supplied to Bank of Ireland by Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted for this role.

Bank of Ireland Group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to fostering an inclusive workplace which values and benefits from the diversity of our workforce.

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Our application form takes just minutes to complete. If you have any questions about our application, you can contact our recruitment team directly.


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