This senior specialist contributes to the coordination, planning and implementation of Compassion's information security strategic plan to safeguard information against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction or disclosure. The incubent will build a body of threat knowledge relevant to Compassion's geographic, religious, political and technology profile with the goal of establishing a well informed threat profile. This body of knowledge and the associated risk will be used to inform operational procedures, policy requirements as well as cybersecurity decisionmaking. Reporting on the progress of the development of the initial body of knowledge as well as regular updates regarding changes to Compassion's threat profile will be provided to senior leadership on a regular basis. The specialist further contributes to analysis of complex and/or international potential technology and information security risks and their effects on the reputation, credibility, and effectiveness of the ministry. The incumbent works independently and may coach or oversee the work of other specialists.
*** Equivalent education, training and/or certification may be substituted for experience and education shown above ***
Working Environment: Office – Standard Office Environment
Physical Demands: Sitting, standing, and/or walking for up to 8 hours per day
Travel Requirements: May be required to travel up to 10% of normal schedule