Head,Third Party Security Risk

Location: Malaysia,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM300000.00 - RM336000.00 per annum
REF: AS00037527

Leading multinational bank seeks a Head of IT Audit

  • Work for a tier-1 investment bank
  • Operate at global capacity
  • A dynamic work exposure

Our client is one of the first global shared services centre of an international bank in Malaysia. It is already one of the largest IT hubs in Asia and are driving extremely ambitious plans for continued growth. The bank itself is a tier-1 bank operating across all areas of retail, corporate and investment banking. Currently, there is a need for a Head of IT Audit to join their vast growing team within Third Party Security Risk program.

Reporting to the head of the business unit, you will be expected to take a leadership role to grow the third party security risk program within the bank. You will be required to conduct a full assessment of the existing third party security risk program to identify keys areas of improvement to implement a program of work to affect change in the current BAU process. Furthermore, you will also need to expand the coverage of third party security reviews to include all vendors, outsourced service providers, joint ventures and alliance partners across all of the banks markets. Lastly, you will be required to build a team to facilitate the third party risk governance process.

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • A Bachelor's degree in the related field
  • Around 12 years' in Information Security
  • Good experience in IT Audit
  • Process improvement and manage the existing third party risk service
  • Industry certifications will be a plus e.g. CISA, CISSP, CRISC and CISM
  • Strong leadership skills e.g managed around a team of 25 people


Contact Agii Peariasamy on (60) 3 2300 7205 or APPLY NOW by clicking the button below or email to agii.peariasamy@ambition.com.my quoting reference number AGP37527. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my


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