Head of Information Security Compliance

Robert Walters


Ref: NP316-567

Job description / Role

Head of Information Security Compliance role with a leading regional bank in Abu Dhabi. The team is responsible for managing technical assurance, process assurance, and compliance functions across Information Security.


Develop and deliver assessment and audit services across relevant business units to ensure adequate information security controls are integrated into relevant business processes and deliver results to the management.

Plan, lead and conduct controlled penetration tests on internally or externally hosted systems/services for assessing the effectiveness and robustness of security controls.

Lead and conduct Vulnerability Assessments & Penetration Testing for technology components/services before releasing into production.



At least 10 years of experience in Information Security with a focus on technical and process assurance.

Strong experience in managing information security assurance or compliance at a large bank or financial institution.

Exposure in setting up and managing Information Security Monitoring and Operations (SOC).

About the Company

Robert Walters is one of the world's largest specialist professional recruitment consultancies with 53 offices spanning 24 countries.

We've helped thousands of professionals find permanent, contract and interim roles with leading global corporations, small to medium sized companies and innovative start ups. Our specialist recruitment focus includes: accountancy and finance, banking, engineering, operations, legal, IT, sales, marketing, procurement & logistics, HR and support/administration.

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