Risk / Policy analyst

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    Financial Services

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    Contract / Interim

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    Resource Solutions

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  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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  • Client:

    Morgan Stanley Careers

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We are looking for experienced Risk / Policy analyst to join a tier 1 investment bank for a 12-month contract (PAYE). Our client is a global market leader in investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services.

Team Profile:

Risk / Policy Mgmt Team has a requirement for a contingent/contract worker to assist their global team based in the Glasgow office. Throughout your contingent/contract assignment you will be provided with a supportive and vibrant multinational environment, we accept individual differences and believe in collaborative team working.

Primary Responsibilities:

Undertake research and analysis in specialty areas such as; Regulatory, Information Security and Security Blueprints. Establish success criteria for creation/enhancement of activities and processes based on outcome of analysis activity. Provide frequent summary status updates to Policy team leads on progress. Support creation and procedure documentation of new process where required. Preparation of documentation/data for upload to database repositories as required. Work and collaborate with policy SMEs to progress gap analysis outcome activity Skills required: Proven written and verbal communication skills, to the level of being able to interact directly with C-Suite level management. Experience of policies and standards programs within a large organization. Strong awareness of industry standards, best practices and regulatory expectations in respect to technology controls. Aptitude for technology and strong understanding of technology concepts and terminology. Experience in Financial Services or a similar dynamic environment. Security Assessment Knowledge Risk Management Experience Analysis/mapping experience Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.


Skills required:

  • Hands on technical experience (e.g. software development, infrastructure support) Any of the below or industry equivalent would be of benefit Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls (CRISC)
  • Certified in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)I