Information security risk manager

Company name

SWIFT scrl


La Hulpe - Terhulpen ( Brussels area)

Our Company :

Company & department description:

SWIFT provides the platform, messaging, standards, and products & services to over 10.500 customers in 215 countries and territories.
Our employees are the foundation of this success.
SWIFT has an unique corporate mindset, where diversity, personal development and networking are actively encouraged. And we think you'll like our office culture, built around the way we work to achieve a healthier work/life balance.
If you want to be part of our dynamic, multi-cultural institution with over 2400 employees of 75 nationalities, in 26 offices worldwide, then explore the vast opportunities, rewards and internationally competitive packages that we are waiting for you here at SWIFT.

The Job / Responsibilities :


We are looking to expand our team with an enthusiastic and assertive senior Information Security Risk Manager to join our Governance, Risk & Compliance practice. This Security Risk Manager will be exposed to many different areas, locations and disciplines at SWIFT since Security risk assessments are done on different business initiatives, programmes or projects. While he/she will be responsible to identify, assess and follow-up all the potential security risks of our organisation across all products and solutions, he/she will continue evolving our security risk management practices at SWIFT and bring it to a next maturity level.

Key Responsibilities:

- Continue develop/enhance the practice, possibly building up and lead an international dedicated team around information security risk management.
- Ensure risk methodology is applied consistently across the organization
- Perform and lead risk assessments
- Interact with (senior) managers, teams and staff across our organization for the purpose of risk assessments;
- Translate the risk assessment findings into reports and language that articulates the risk in a clear and effective manner for (senior) management audiences;
- Use external network or other resources to continue improving the maturity of the practice
- Reporting / tracking of findings
- Contribute to the continuous improvement of risk management practices and working methods by evolving our security risk assessment process.

Your profile :


- A university degree or equivalent by working experience.
- Valid and up-to-date security certifications like CISSP, CRISC, CISA, ISO 27001, etc.


- 5 to 8 years of experience in security risk management;
- Experience in audit or security is mandatory. Experience in the financial services environment and a good understanding of SWIFT business are definitively a strong asset.
- An IT and/or Operational background is a plus;
- Ability to work in an international and diverse environment is a must, experience with international virtual teams is a strong asset.
- Excellent communication skills in English (oral and written). Knowledve of other languages is a strong asset.

Other Skills:

- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (including listening and facilitation skills) to deal with a wide range of stakeholders;
- Good influencing skills;
- Strong analytical skills;
- Strong project management skills;
- Ability to understand business and technological contexts of SWIFT products & services and ability to communicate about these in an effective manner;
- Pragmatic and able to deal with ambiguity;
- Relationship builder and team player;
- Self-initiative, eagerness to learn and evolve in the security field;

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