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Director of Information Security14-07-17
Id: 10614
- Permanent

IT/IQ Executive Search has been engaged to identify a Director of Information Security for one of our clients.

Reporting to the CIO, the Director of Information Security is responsible for developing and delivering a comprehensive enterprise information security program.

In this capacity, the Director will ensure that all information is used in accordance with its intended purpose, protect all information and infrastructure from threats, and maintain compliance with any requirements regarding information access, security and privacy.


  • Develop and maintain information security policies, standards, procedures and guidelines in collaboration with key IT stakeholders
  • Oversee IT and data security and provide regular reports on threats and incidences
  • Coordinate the development and delivery of an awareness and training program related to information ownership, security and privacy
  • Serve as the official company point of contact for information security policies, procedures, and incidents
  • Develop, implement and enforce an ongoing risk assessment and security testing program, and related Incident Reporting and Response System
  • Maintain organizational compliance with security and privacy legislation, regulations, advisories, alerts and vulnerabilities
  • Coordinate and participate in IT Disaster Recovery exercises
  • Proactively manage security risk of adding new technology to the environment
  • Review & approve project plans for appropriate security management
  • Review & approve proposed solution architectures, ensuring compliance with Security Standards 


  • CISSP certification 
  • At least seven years of experience in information security
  • Experience in developing and administering an information security program
  • Immediate eligibility to work in Canada is required



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