Sr Manager, Controls Assurance

Employer
Location
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Oct 05, 2016
Closes
Feb 04, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
PRIMARY FUNCTIONControls Assurance is an experienced team of security and auditing professionals tasked with assessing Target's information security and technology risk.  It regularly provides leadership with risk insights gained through the execution of in-depth process and technical control assessments.  As the Senior Manager of the Controls Assurance team, you would be responsible for the daily operations of the team. 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Manages daily operations of the team

• Establishes scope, timing, approach of assessments with the team

• Coaches team members on assessment approach and direction

• Prioritizes and allocates work across the team

• Performs quality reviews of team members' work

• Reporting to Information Security leadership and other leaders

• Drives continuous improvement of the controls assessment processes

• Participates in processes identifying top information security risks for leadership

• Develops and maintains strong cross-business partnerships

• Works with team members to define and support their individual development plans

• Provides team members with feedback and recognition

• Participates in talent management activities

• Participates in special projects and other responsibilities, as assigned

REPORTING/WORKING RELATIONSHIPS

• Reports to Director, Information Risk Management. 

• Supervises 5 team members of the Information Security team.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

• Bachelor's degree

• 8+ years of experience in information security and auditing

• Proven problem solving and analytical skills

• Excellent leadership skills

• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

• Strong interpersonal skills - ability to work & influence all levels within the organization

• Demonstrated effectiveness at leading/managing people

• Ability to connect tactical deliverables to enterprise objectives and strategy

• Ability to synthesize and clearly communicate highly complex findings to focus on the critical issues and actionable opportunities

• Highly motivated and committed to the development of high quality work and personal productivity

DESIRED REQUIREMENTS

• Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA)

• Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

• Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)