Business Information Security Risk Officer Posted Mar 14
Request Technology - Anthony Honquest , Northbrook, IL
Business Information Security Risk Officer

Northbrook, IL or Encino, CA

$150-160K +bonus

The Business Information Security Officer (BISO) functions as the security leader with their area of responsibility. This role will have dual reporting structure, one reporting to the AoR and one into the Information Security Program Office and is responsible for establishing and driving a business specific Information Security program aligned with the business area risks and the Company Information Security Program. The BISO serves as the trusted advisor, both to the business and to the CISO. This role will liaise between the business and Company Information Security (AIS), keeping clear lines of communication including but not limited to; transparency to the business on upcoming security initiatives, reporting of security risks to the CISO and appropriate committees, as well as a key player in the information security incident response process, from identifying impact to the business and to consumers, to helping shape remediation, and developing external and internal message points. In addition, this role will ensure business compliance with the Information Security Policy and Standards while continuously monitoring and reporting on risks and documented exceptions.


Establish a documented Information Security Program and supporting strategy for the area of responsibility (AOR)

Ensure program is aligned with the AIS Information Security Program, Policies and Standards

Ensure inclusion of all applicable regulatory, legal and contractual obligations

Leverage the Enterprise and AOR specific Information Security Risk Assessments to establish and monitor the program

Update the program annually


Information Security Risk Management

Policy Compliance

Access Management

Data Protection

Education and Awareness


Provide input into the Company Information Security Program

Review and provide input into the Information Security Policy and Standards

Ensure clear lines of communication between AOR and the Chief Information Security Officer

Provide reporting on the state and efficacy of security controls for their projects and platforms

Securing ongoing security funding for special/complex projects, and evangelizing security awareness across Business Unit

Key Success Criteria

Support the Business Unit and CISO in seeking cost optimizing and driving reduction in operations costs of managing the security controls.

Increased levels of security across designated Business Unit.

Improved compliance with security standards and policies across Business Unit teams.

Greater awareness of information security and data privacy requirements (globally); and

Drive adoption of global security program standards throughout the product and core business platform teams.

Job Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Five years or more year of experience in audit or information security related role.

Strong understanding of audit/risk management methodologies and regulatory requirements pertaining to information security, privacy and/or data security

Project management experience highly desired

Ability to manage multiple complex priorities and competing agendas without express authority over delivery teams

Ability to interpret and apply policies and regulations across a large, complex business

Analytical aptitude with an emphasis on investigative, methodical critical questioning and logical thinking; a data-driven decision maker

High level of interpersonal skills to interact with leaders at multiple levels and facilitate team interactions

Advanced skills with MS-Windows and other related PC applications

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

Pay: $150,000 to $160,000 USD
Pay Period: Annual
Other Pay Info: bonus

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