Monday , September 25 2023

Royal Mail Jobs in Wakefield for – Security Governance Lead

Website Royal Mail

Job Description:

The Cyber Security Governance Lead is responsible for leading the strategy and implementation of Cyber Security at RMG, the management of governance, and reporting channels to senior stakeholders. To succeed the role holder needs to be able to understand the Cyber Security threats facing RMG and advise on the strategies – short, medium and longer term – to mitigate the risk to all areas of the business, which involves engaging with mid and senior leaders. The role is responsible for chairing governance committees and managing outcomes with second- and third-line functions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Stakeholder management . Able to engage and influencemid and senior stakeholders across the business with the ability to explain complex issues in simple language, and to stimulate second and third order thinking (i.e. what does this information mean to us as a business and therefore our risk picture vs our appetite?)This includes Chairing security meetings and presenting metrics against KPIs.
  • Governance leadership . Taking the lead on defining, managing and improving governance structures and reporting channels, including chairing of key meetings, defining reporting frameworks and delivering insights to stakeholders and key meetings in order to influence decision making.
  • Strategic Focus . Provide subject-matter expertise and leadership to the delivery of projects and workstreams in support of our 5-year Cyber strategy and transformation programme and ensure that Cyber Security is being managed in line with the Board’s Risk appetite.
  • Leadership, management and development of people . Build a high-performing team and develop it with appropriate training and career development. Act as a role model for team members and provide mentorship to more junior members. This position will be responsible for one role.

Job Requirements:

  • Team Management . Direct management of a team of 1-3 perm and flex resources, and matrix management for Programme Delivery and Compliance and Audit where appropriate in support of the Cyber Security strategy.
  • Influencing Skills and judgement . Strong influencing and negotiating skills to build trust and confidence at all levels in the Group and using judgement to make risk based recommendations and decisions within parameters.
  • Analytical Skills . Strong analytical skills and the ability to see the big picture and apply the relevant detail to it. Ability to cut through the noise and provide clear and appropriate recommendations and direction.
  • senior governance forums including the Risk Management Committee and the Audit and Risk Committee as part of risk reporting.
  • Matrix structure . The role holder must be able to join the dots of Cyber Security governance activities across all RMG business units, requiring engagement with and influence across all. The role holder will have to harness this wide variety of information and make clear, succinct written recommendations to
  • People Management . Drives and undertakes effective recruitment, coaching, and development, motivation and evaluation of staff within the team, and creates an environment where the team excels, and drives change and the effective management of Cyber Security within the business.

Job Details:

Company: Royal Mail

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Wakefield, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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