Dell Dell Financial Services - IT Compliance Officer in Dublin, Ireland

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Dell Financial Services – IT Compliance Officer

Location - Ireland

Reporting to - DFS EMEA CIO

The IT Compliance Officer will manage the IT risk, governance, compliance and security framework for regulated and unregulated entities within DFS, with initial focus on Dell Bank International d.a.c. As part of this effort, the IT Compliance Officer will collaborate with Service Providers to ensure compliance with IT policies, SLA and control objectives whilst driving focus on service improvement initiatives. This role will report into the CIO for DFS EMEA.

Role Responsibilities

  • Drives and influences strategic and operational frameworks supporting compliance and security activities.

  • Support IT control monitoring activities relating to internal/external audit process and CSA.

  • MAP resolution and ensuring appropriate level of reporting and escalation.

  • Identify compliance, information security and business continuity risks to the organization and make recommendations for corrective actions/ risk mitigation.

  • Evaluate complex information systems and controls including but not limited to applications, business control processes, change control management procedures, security, networks, and computer and data centre operations.

  • Report findings to management and communicates recommendations for corrective actions.

  • Work with existing subject matter experts and Service Providers to leverage and refine training and awareness programs and materials.

  • Work with Service Providers to ensure information systems adhere to corporate policies and standards.

  • Build and develop strong domain expertise around core DFS systems. Must fully understand the overall IT solution architecture and key areas of concern to regulators and auditors.

  • Stay up-to-date on changes in regulation, especially those relevant to the financial services industry in the EU in general and Ireland in particular, and remain fully up-to-date on best practices for IT governance and compliance.

  • Partner closely with the Risk function to identify, develop, implement and maintain processes across the organization to reduce information and information technology (IT) risks.

  • Understands the business implications of technical solutions, and assists in defining and documenting the technology solutions to support any future business needs.

  • Engages, as required, with internal customers, senior business leadership, Board and Regulator.

  • Assists with establishing and implementing IT operations, systems, policies and procedures that achieve the directives and strategies set by the senior leadership team.

  • Produce management and performance reports (including Scorecards) to an agreed schedule or upon request, providing regular feedback to Manager.

  • Works with global CIO Chief of Staff on L2/L3 Ops reviews and key meeting prep and executive reviews

Qualifications and Experience

  • Excellent communication, executive presentation, and networking skills

  • Influencing and diplomacy skills

  • Innovative thinking, strategic focus and proven track record of challenging the status quo

  • Proven track record in collaborating across organizational and cultural boundaries

  • Relationship management skills

  • Ability to work effectively with multiple layers of the organization (experience working with / supporting executives is crucial)

  • Experience in development and monitoring of department KPIs and associated effectiveness programs

  • Demonstrated skills in business strategy, governance & presentation and facilitation

  • Strong program management skills

  • Development and management of strategic initiatives from visioning to tactical implementation

  • Aptitude for executive-oriented strategic planning

  • Finance experience (monthly project returns) and strong financial acumen

Personal Attributes

  • Cheerful and helpful ‘can do’ disposition

  • Integrity and ability to manage sensitive information

  • Strategic thinking

  • Attention to detail

  • Results oriented and ability to think laterally

  • Aptitude to remain objective (with calm disposition under pressure and when dealing with diverse groups of people and competing demands)

  • Ability to work under pressure while maintaining performance standards, working relationships, and personal composure

  • Confidence to take charge and self-manage

  • Maturity and confidence to liaise competently with all levels of staff

  • Strong multi-tasker with an ability to self-motivate and manage

  • Strong leadership qualities (gains trust and others want to follow)

  • Strong business acumen

  • Comfortable in ambiguous environment

  • Resilient

  • Disciplined & goal-oriented


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

Closing date: 23rd of March 2018

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