Risk Management Specialist
Technology is the driving force behind Argos’ success - online, in stores, in logistics, in back office, in trading, in ranging, in design, in marketing and everywhere else in the company. As such, customers, colleagues and shareholders are critically dependent on the security of these technologies to drive the continued success of our business.
We are looking for a Risk Management Specialist to work within challenging and dynamic environment with highly ambitious and delivery focused Cyber Security team.
This role is responsible for managing the risk management process, framework and for maintaining the information security and IT risk registers, ensuring that risks are kept up-to-date with ownership and mitigation plans where appropriate.
* Maintaining the Information Security & IT risks and registers
* Being an advocate of good risk management throughout the business
* Maintaining information security & IT risk reduction programme
* Developing a strategy for advancing risk management maturity across IT and the business
* Promoting risk management framework, underpinned by the design of risk templates, risk procedures and guidelines
* To be the subject matter expert in information security and IT risk management
* Identifying and documenting and reporting on IT and business risks and controls
* Working with stakeholders to identify, determine and develop risk mitigation plans
* Introducing an effective self-assessment process for controls’ assertions and risk attestations across IT and the business
* Liaising with group audit, risk and other functions to ensure appropriate exchange of knowledge and information are maintained
* Excellent written, presentation and communication skills
* Willingness to develop and evolve within the role, and maintain the knowledge of the subject matter
* Poses a ‘can do’ attitude and be able to work and act on own initiative
* Ability to manage stakeholders at all levels within the business
* Innovative, ingenious and imaginative
* Highly focused on the Customers journey through our Omnichannel ensuring customer data is protected