Information Risk Manager (f/m/d)

Allianz Global Investors

At Allianz Global Investors our people enjoy motivating, fulfilling careers. If you’re looking for a fast-paced working environment, you’re resolved to cultivate and expand your talents, and you believe in always putting the customer first, then we’re the right place for you. We’re committed to giving our people – experienced and young professionals alike – the opportunities and experiences they seek to thrive and gain personal fulfilment. We will work with you to design your own career, develop your personal growth, and align your achievements with your ambitions.~crlf~~crlf~In line with the ever-evolving IT risk landscape, Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) is continuing to invest in our information risk management capabilities. As part of this, we are looking to recruit an Information Risk Manager to drive our capability in this challenging, rewarding and dynamic environment. ~crlf~~crlf~This role is based in Frankfurt.

Part of our wider IT team, the Information Risk Manager will lead our Information Risk Management programme, developing our framework and control catalogue for information risks (comprehensively mapping controls to risks, etc.), handling and delivering regulatory/control initiatives in accordance with regulatory requirements and working with various partners to continually handle those risks, including delivering training on information risk topics and completing risk assessments. Your responsibilities will consist of both the day-to-day duties and project management of key initiatives. This role will be an even blend of stakeholder management, program management, as well as technical control design. ~crlf~~crlf~##Continuously develop our information risk management framework and control catalogue for the IT department, evaluating regulatory requirements and formulating controls as required.~crlf~##Work with various parties to map risks to controls, conduct risk and control assessments, drive risk mitigation actions, documenting, tracking and reporting as required~crlf~##Maintain a programme of continuous reporting across IT~crlf~##Advance and report all information risk and regulatory compliance issues as required~crlf~##Be the primary point of contact with both internal (Risk Management, Audit, Data Privacy, etc.) and external partners (External Audit, Regulators, etc.) for information risk topics~crlf~##Maintain a proficient level of knowledge across key technologies in use at AllianzGI (Windows, Mobile, Linux, Virtualisation, Network, Cloud, etc. and at the OS, Middleware and Application levels)~crlf~##Provide advice and training as required to our teams to ensure that the controls they implement meet all objectives~crlf~~crlf~~crlf~

You have a keen interest in information risk management for a global organisation. Given the exposure, you need to be experienced in and prepared to interact with senior management. The ideal candidate will have relevant skills and experience encompassing: ~crlf~~crlf~##Strong technology background and risk management experience, including regulatory requirements (e.g. from BaFin, MAS, SEC, etc.)~crlf~##Broad knowledge and understanding of the primary technologies in use at AllianzGI, and a validated knowledge to research and learn emerging technologies~crlf~##Good skills of Information Security and managing risk, as well as experience in developing solutions to mitigate risk~crlf~##Experience in working with diverse global teams, as well as excellent communication skills (communicating and reporting sophisticated technical concepts to business and risk partners)~crlf~##Experience interacting direct with senior stakeholders (C-Suite, Board and Regulators), as well as a broad knowledge of financial services~crlf~##A primary degree in Information Technology is beneficial, as well as a Masters Degree and/or specific industry qualifications (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, etc.) which are directly related to IT operational risk management~crlf~##Several years of experience in direct risk management, compliance, regulatory or audit experience is required~crlf~##Experience handling multiple concurrent projects and priorities~crlf~##Excellent social and interpersonal skills and ability to develop a network in a short amount of time~crlf~##Fluent in English, additional language skills are a plus~crlf~~crlf~We seek a colleague who can build positive relationships and seek for results in our business environment. We offer an attractive, performance-related compensation package and provide a productive atmosphere which is run by team spirit. We are an equal opportunity employer. Would you like to discover more about the role and AllianzGI? Would you love an international and diverse environment? Apply today just with one click attaching your CV, relevant information and contact details!~crlf~~crlf~

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 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 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 Global Investors is a leading active asset manager with over 770 investment professionals in 25 offices worldwide and managing EUR 535 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions.

Active is how we create and share value with clients. We believe in solving, not selling, adding value beyond pure economic gain. We invest long-term, drawing upon our broad and innovative investment expertise, and leveraging resources globally to ensure a superior client experience wherever they are based and whatever their investment needs.~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors~crlf~~crlf~You are committed to creating value for our clients so that they can meet their financial objectives throughout their lives. You embrace a collegial culture based on strong values, take individual responsibility, and are dedicated to mastering challenging tasks. You aspire to make an impact in a diverse, international, technology-enabled and increasingly agile environment. If you feel inspired to elevate the active asset management experience, this is the place for you since,~crlf~Active is: Allianz Global Investors.~crlf~~crlf~

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