Accountor is the largest Accounting, HR and Financial Management Services Company in Northern Europe. We have over 100 offices in seven countries, with over 2,400 passionate employees helping our clients to succeed.
As Accountor is continuously growing and developing further group wide information security activities we are now looking for an enthusiastic
Information Security Manager
to lead the information security activities in our business units
The Information Security Manager will be responsible for planning and implementing security measures within selected business unit(s). The key task would be to deploy a group wide Information Security Management System (ISMS) in selected business unit(s) in order to protect information owned, processed, stored or transmitted by Accountor, and preventing data loss and service interruptions due to a security breach.
The Information Security Manager will be a single point of contact for people in selected business units in security related topics. He/she is providing guidance, conducting risk assessments and following up mitigation activities in close collaboration with the business unit management and Data Privacy Manager to align security and privacy activities. Building, maintaining and implementing security year- clock within the business unit is key task in this role. To succeed in his/her tasks the Information Security Manager has to be familiar with information security practices in regards to security governance, risk management, incident response, business continuity management, security awareness, operational security, identity and access management, asset management and supplier management, among others. Knowledge on accounting-, payroll- and HR-services are an advantage.
Ideally the Information Security Manager has:
MSc/BSc degree from relevant discipline (Security, Risk, IT, or similar)
5+ years of work experience in similar role
Strong understanding of information security frameworks such as ISO 27001, PCI DSS, KATAKRI or equivalent and certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CRISC, PCI QSA are advantage
Proven experience on implementing and maintaining security controls in an international environment
Excellent communication skills in written and spoken
Fluent in Finnish and English languages, other Nordic languages are an advantage
Ability to network and interface with internal and external stakeholders
The Information Security Manager would be part of the information security team and report to Director, Information Security of the Accountor Group. The location is in Accountor Headquarter in Espoo, Finland. Possible other locations can be Stockholm, Oslo or Copenhagen.
Interested? Fill out the application form by 28.10.2018.
For further information about the role, please contact Director, Information Security Mikko Sauranen on October 23rd at 9.00-10.00 or on October 25th at 8.00-9.00, Mobile: +358403522880.