Information Security Officer - Banking

Big Fish Recruitment

Muscat, Oman

Ref: RP281-822

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Our client is a leading Service Provider, with a head office in Muscat, Oman. They are currently seeking an Information Security Officer - Banking to join their team. The role will ensure the safeness of an organisation's information systems, networks, and data from security breaches and cyber threats. The ISO is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing the information security program to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of sensitive information.

- Oversee the implementation and maintenance of security policies, procedures, and standards.
- Manage the security risk assessment and mitigation process.
- Create, communicate and implement a risk-based process for vendor risk management, including the assessment and treatment for risks that may result from partners, consultants and other service providers.
- Lead the development and execution of incident response plans.
- Build and manage a high-performing security team.
- Manage the information security budget.


- Bachelor’s degree in information security, Computer Science, or a related field.
- 5+ years of experience in information security
- Proven track record of success in developing and implementing security programs.
- Strong understanding of security best practices and industry standards (e.g., NIST Cybersecurity Framework, ISO 27001
- Experience within the Banking Industry will be advantageous

About the Company


Our aim is to provide our clients and candidates with a consistent, quality service that goes beyond the norm, giving them peace of mind and complete trust in our ability to meet their needs.


Big Fish consultants specialise in their fields and have extensive experience in the region and beyond. We take pride in our knowledge and network and believe that our relationships are built on trust and integrity and are made for the long term.


At Big Fish, as well as caring for the people we work with, we also care about the world and environment we live in, that's why Big Fish support initiatives that promote human welfare, environmental protection and sustainability.

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