Senior Information Security GRC Analyst

Allianz Insurance plc (UK)
  • Job Purpose/ Role

    We have an exciting role for a Senior Information Security GRC Analyst to join our UK Head Office in Guildford, to provide information security compliance and assurance expertise to the business

  • Key Responsibilities

    Our Information Security Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) team has the responsibility for leading on the compliance programmes, to ensure the company’s ongoing certification to the PCI DSS and Cyber Essentials standards and Corporate Partner contractual requirements and this role will support in the delivery of this mandate.~crlf~~crlf~Reporting into our Information Security Officer , the key responsibilities of the role will include:~crlf~~crlf~~crlf~• Lead the company’s PCI DDS and Cyber Essentials compliance programmes~crlf~~crlf~• Completing PCI and Cyber Essentials submission documentation (including Self-Assessment Questionnaire, Compensating Controls as required, etc.) and ensuring these are agreed with all key stakeholders.~crlf~~crlf~• Act as the primary liaison to the business for Corporate Partner information security assurance~crlf~~crlf~• Develop and maintain strong relationship with the Corporate Partner team to ensure the information security function remains aware of ongoing developments and opportunities~crlf~~crlf~• Provide information security compliance and assurance expertise to continuously improve the information security function:~crlf~~crlf~• Identifying opportunities to develop the information security framework, and working with the relevant stakeholders to deliver these initiatives~crlf~~crlf~ ~crlf~Please note: Due to the requirements and collaboration needed with other Allianz offices, travel within the UK would be required

  • Key Requirements/ Skills

    To be a success in this role you will have an analytical mind and good customer interfacing skills, as well as the following:~crlf~~crlf~• Demonstrable experience in PCI-DSS compliance, in particular conducting internal compliance reviews and leading engagement with key PCI stakeholders to ensure ongoing accreditation ~crlf~• A understanding of application design, networking infrastructure, database design, system analysis, or any computer science related discipline would be very beneficial but not essential~crlf~• Strong understanding of people, process and technological information security controls, and how to test the design and effectiveness of these controls.~crlf~• Excellent communication (verbal and written) and strong facilitation skills.~crlf~• Desirable: Experience of Cyber Essentials standard, ISO27001:2013 or working with the RSA Archer GRC Tool

  • About Allianz

    Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz SE Group.~crlf~Allianz offers commercial insurance with a full range of products for sole traders' right up to large commercial organisations. Allianz also provides a wide range of personal lines products distributed through brokers, retailers, affinity partners, veterinary practices and direct marketing.~crlf~Allianz Insurance employs over 4,500 people across a network of 20 offices in the UK and the company's Head Office is situated in Guildford, Surrey.

Job Purpose/ Role

We have an exciting role for a Senior Information Security GRC Analyst to join our UK Head Office in Guildford, to provide information security compliance and assurance expertise to the business

Key Responsibilities

Our Information Security Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) team has the responsibility for leading on the compliance programmes, to ensure the company’s ongoing certification to the PCI DSS and Cyber Essentials standards and Corporate Partner contractual requirements and this role will support in the delivery of this mandate.~crlf~~crlf~Reporting into our Information Security Officer , the key responsibilities of the role will include:~crlf~~crlf~~crlf~• Lead the company’s PCI DDS and Cyber Essentials compliance programmes~crlf~~crlf~• Completing PCI and Cyber Essentials submission documentation (including Self-Assessment Questionnaire, Compensating Controls as required, etc.) and ensuring these are agreed with all key stakeholders.~crlf~~crlf~• Act as the primary liaison to the business for Corporate Partner information security assurance~crlf~~crlf~• Develop and maintain strong relationship with the Corporate Partner team to ensure the information security function remains aware of ongoing developments and opportunities~crlf~~crlf~• Provide information security compliance and assurance expertise to continuously improve the information security function:~crlf~~crlf~• Identifying opportunities to develop the information security framework, and working with the relevant stakeholders to deliver these initiatives~crlf~~crlf~ ~crlf~Please note: Due to the requirements and collaboration needed with other Allianz offices, travel within the UK would be required

Key Requirements/ Skills

To be a success in this role you will have an analytical mind and good customer interfacing skills, as well as the following:~crlf~~crlf~• Demonstrable experience in PCI-DSS compliance, in particular conducting internal compliance reviews and leading engagement with key PCI stakeholders to ensure ongoing accreditation ~crlf~• A understanding of application design, networking infrastructure, database design, system analysis, or any computer science related discipline would be very beneficial but not essential~crlf~• Strong understanding of people, process and technological information security controls, and how to test the design and effectiveness of these controls.~crlf~• Excellent communication (verbal and written) and strong facilitation skills.~crlf~• Desirable: Experience of Cyber Essentials standard, ISO27001:2013 or working with the RSA Archer GRC Tool

About Allianz

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 88 million private and corporate customers and more than 140,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz SE Group.~crlf~Allianz offers commercial insurance with a full range of products for sole traders' right up to large commercial organisations. Allianz also provides a wide range of personal lines products distributed through brokers, retailers, affinity partners, veterinary practices and direct marketing.~crlf~Allianz Insurance employs over 4,500 people across a network of 20 offices in the UK and the company's Head Office is situated in Guildford, Surrey.


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