Technology Risk Director - Midlands

Birmingham, West Midlands
£120,000 - £140,000 per annum
08 Feb 2018
08 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Technology Risk Director
£120,000-140,000 basic salary plus extras including car, pension, bonus and a broad benefits scheme

Company client is looking for a Midlands based Technology Risk Director to lead a robust and successful team. The position is based in Birmingham

The successful Director will have responsibility for:

* Leading and delivering a significant portfolio of predominantly assurance engagements with a particular focus on external audit
* Defining the technology approach including technology scope and execution across the engagement portfolio working collaboratively.
* Leading by example; living the values of the firm with a particular focus on encouraging leadership, innovation, developing thought-provoking insight and imparting knowledge.
* Developing our Financial Services practice, by leading business development and practice management initiatives.

To qualify for the role you will have:

* Significant experience of leading complex technology assurance engagements, particularly external audit, within complex and large environments.
* Significant experience of assessing and reviewing existing and emerging technology risks and controls, and defining approaches where required.
* Considerable experience of people leadership including in diverse environments.
* A track record of developing relevant technology related thought leadership.
* Ability to think creatively, generate innovative ideas, challenge the status quo and deliver effectively with what can often be ambiguous requirements or environments.
* A proactive mind-set, with proven ability to take responsibility and drive key actions forward coupled with excellent oral and written communication skills to aid effective interaction with senior clients and stakeholders.