Global Risk Manager IT

  • 50-70K
  • The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aegon Netherlands
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Are you looking to apply your risk management knowledge to a global role in a leading financial services firm? Currently, we are looking for a Risk Manager IT for the Global Operational Risk Management team. Are you the person we are looking for? Then join our Global team at Aegon Corporate Center in The Hague!

Risk Manager (IT - Global)

Are you looking to apply your risk management knowledge to a global role in a leading financial services firm? Currently, we are looking for a Risk Manager IT for the Global Operational Risk Management team. Are you the person we are looking for? Then join our Global team at Aegon Corporate Center in The Hague!

Function
As a Risk Manager you mainly support the IT Risk Management activities, reporting and analysis and OCRM projects. You will work most closely with the Senior Risk Manager IT on matters related to Information Technology Risk management (methodology development, group oversight, event reporting, scenario analysis and group led training programs). Additionally, provide broader support for general reporting and analysis and project support in collaboration with the other Senior Risk Managers the Risk Officer as well as the Global Head of OCRM. Your report to the Risk Officer.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support peers across Aegon to implement the Group IT Security policy.
  • Help maintain and ensure the implementation of the Group Business Continuity policy.
  • Support to test and challenge the Group’s approach to information security, including overall IT systems integrity and physical and operational security and stability.
  • Help review IT Outsourcing risk assessments and third party controls assurance.
  • Support the Group’s response to cybercrime risk management and challenge the approach within country units.
  • Support to conduct regular reviews of key elements of IT risk management across the group enabling appropriate benchmarking and sharing of best practice.
  • Prepare regular reporting deliverables to update senior management. This includes, but is not limited to reporting on IT risk management including details of material incidents and updates on progress against Group standards and initiatives.


About the department
The team in The Hague consists of 8 Risk Managers, including the Global Head of Operational Conduct Risk. The department works globally and has been operating for almost 1,5 years in their new structure. They are looking to further professionalize their processes and way of working. Team work, taking responsibility, showing initiative and employee empowerment are core values of the team. 
The OCRM function is one of Aegon’s global functions providing 2nd line challenge to all Reporting Units on operational and conduct risk matters through a Group team and specific reporting unit functions. Also to challenge and assist the 1st line in relation to all major change and transformation programmes.

Requirements
As Risk Manager you have an eye for detecting processes which can be improved and signal these to your colleagues. Because of the (new) environment you operate in you are flexible and able to cope with change. Last but not least, you are a self-starter and not afraid to effectively challenge your colleagues or stakeholders when needed. Moreover, you have the following qualifications:

  • An academic degree preferably with specific IT post-graduate training (e.g. CISA);
  • About 3 – 5 years of relevant experience in financial Services or technology (including telecommunications) businesses with focus on Information Technology internal control;
  • Knowledge of Cobit (4/5), ISO 27001 and/or NIST standards preferred;
  • Experience with ISAE 3402 or SSAE 16 (SOC 1 and 2) is beneficial;
  • Knowledge of Business Continuity planning and processes, with practical experience of implementation and maintenance of BCP programmes preferred.;
  • Good Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Powerpoint);
  • Fluency in English (both written an oral);
  • A valid work permit or EU passport is a requirement.


What we offer
Aegon aims to be an employer of choice in the financial services industry. As a global company, we offer excellent terms of employment, a very diverse and inspiring work environment, and development opportunities. Moreover we offer:

  • A competitive salary based on a 40 hour working week.
  • A good work/life balance including a minimum of 25 vacation days.
  • A commuting allowance.
  • An excellent pension plan and discounts on Aegon products.


Interested?
Are you interested in joining our Global Risk team in The Hague? We look forward to receiving your resume and motivation letter via the 'Apply' button. For more information about the role, you can contact Eliènne Croes, Talent Acquisition Manager at +31 (0)6 10193071 or elienne.croes@aegon.nl.

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Keywords: Vacancy, Full-Time, Den Haag, Risk Manager, IT