GRC Specialist

Job Description

This is a great opportunity to work with a Global company as they build out their Cyber Team.

The GRC Specialist will support the efforts of the organisation by leading the integration, oversight, and execution of systems and processes supporting the firm's 3rd party risk management efforts. The role holder will utilise various GRC tools to enhance the effectiveness, efficiency, and speed of the risk assessment process in furtherance of the established ISMS and risk management framework.


  • Support the 3rd party risk assessment program via the use of the established ISMS, risk management framework and VRM platforms.
  • Champion the integration of the VRM and GRC platforms in a manner that provides integrated executive risk reporting and vendor risk tracking
  • Utilise the VRM platforms in a manner that maximizes the effectiveness and reliability of the risk assessment process.
  • Leverage the process and capability improvements achieved in the above efforts to support other aspects of the risk management program, such as greater automation and orchestration
  • Monitor and report on compliance with the Firm's information security policies and procedures

Skills and Experience:

  • Possess a Computer Science Bachelor's Degree or substantial equivalent experience
  • Demonstrable experience with vendor-facing information security assessments using VRM platforms and reporting results
  • Background in managing VRM platform information and integrating key risk metrics with GRC platforms * CISSP, CRISC, CISA, CIA preferred
  • Thorough understanding of security concepts and best practices
  • Authoritative understanding of principles, theories, techniques, and methods of information system analysis and risk assessment

The role comes with an attractive salary and the following:

  • Private health cover
  • Income protection
  • Life assurance
  • Hybrid
  • And many more benefits!

For further information on this vacancy, or any other IT roles in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Jarlath O'Rourke on 028 9033 0250 in the strictest confidence