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Sr. Information Protection Analyst

Michael Page


Ref: HP350-4416

Job description / Role

As the Sr. Information Protection Analyst, you will be responsible to ensure information within the organisation is protected and used appropriately according to identified risk and regulatory controls. This role requires identification and assessment of information controllers and processors and extensive interaction with information controllers and processors to manage how information is used and ensure guidelines and regulatory requirements are met.

Client Details

A leading government organisation in Qatar with strong development and progression culture.


* Guide information classification and protection initiatives, provide advice and recommendations to leadership, and ensure information use is in compliance with relevant legislation.
* Guide regular assessments of information classification, effectiveness of protection controls and the use of information.
* Provide guidance regarding the impact of information protection efforts and controls.
* As delegated by the Head, Information Protection, participate and serve as the information protection subject matter expert on the Information Security Incident Response Team.
* Raise awareness of information protection standards, controls and information use.
* Assure data controller and processors (e.g., organizations, applications, etc) handle information according to key protection principles, advising on how information protection regulation should be applied.
* Maintain accurate records of information processing initiatives and activities.
* Provide guidance associated with handling personal information of personnel by the organisation and partners who have access to that information.
* Ensure information is maintained and destroyed according to legal retention and destruction requirements.
* Serve as the secondary point of contact for inquiries into information use and rights of individuals regarding information use and privacy.

Job Offer

* Attractive salary
* Diverse project portfolio
* Opportunity to work for an organisation, contributing to the growth and development of the Qatar


* Bachelor's degree in information security, Computer Science, or Systems Engineering.
* Professional certifications related to Information security like ISO27001, ISO27005, CISSP, CISA, GIAC, CEH or others.
* 10 years of relevant professional experience.
* Experience with large ICS & ICT environments in the Energy sector, preferably in Oil & Gas.
* Knowledge of fundamental security principles and challenges in their practical application.
* Knowledge of information security capabilities and requirements analysis.

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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