Role details

Vendor Risk Senior Analyst

Omaha   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading financial services firm looking to build out Vendor Risk function
  • Seeking candidate with strong background in Information Risk & IT Operations

About Our Client

Leading global financial services firm that provides investing and trading services for nearly eight million accounts, including more than $600 billion in assets, and custodial services for more than 5,000 independent registered investment advisors.

Job Description

  • Review services provided by vendor and define scope of assessment based on SIG / AUP
  • Perform security assessments or work with 3rd party provider who will be performing the review
  • Review assessments performed by 3rd party and provide feedback
  • Define appropriate risk levels and corrective actions for issues identified
  • Report on assessment outcomes, risk level and associated recommendations
  • Present issues to 3rd parties and obtain corrective action plans
  • Input corrective action plans into system
  • Follow up on corrective action plans and review evidence for closure
  • Provide metrics on a regular basis
  • Periodically reach out to vendors hosting our data regarding current threats to ensure they are taking necessary steps to reduce exposure.
  • Update procedure documentation to incorporate process changes

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor of Computer Science degree from an accredited college or university, or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years of professional work experience, including a minimum of 2 years in an Information Security role or an IT Auditor role
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills, and organizational and work documentation proficiency
  • Good communicator with demonstrated ability to pass messages in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities, handle multiple assignments, and adhere to strict deadlines
  • Ability to coordinate actions from several different teams
  • Experience performing IT audits or IT security risk assessments
  • CISA, CISSP, or CRISK certification, preferred

What's on Offer

Competitive base plus bonus.

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