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We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Data Governance Risk Manager to join a Compliance & Legal team of this established London Bank. This key role will be to enhance and maintain data, information security, data protection, and cyber control environment throughout the Bank. The successful candidate will also be the Data Protection Officer (DPO) and report to the Head of Compliance SMF16.

You will be in the London office 4 days a week and one day at home.

Key Responsibilities:

• Current-State Analysis: Assess the Bank’s existing information security control environment, identify control gaps, and develop enhancement strategies in line with the Bank’s risk appetite.

• Governance Framework: Design and maintain a robust governance framework for cyber resilience, information security, data security, and data protection.

• Supervisory Oversight: Provide Bank-wide supervisory oversight, management reporting, and policy development for IS, data, and cyber control frameworks.

• Compliance Monitoring: Support delivery of activities identified in the annual Compliance Monitoring Plan, including SYSC 9 & 10A record keeping, annual business outsourcing reviews, and regulatory reporting (REP018 and REP020).

• Risk Monitoring: Undertake ongoing monitoring of key data and IS risks, deliver staff training on data protection and cyber security, and enhance management reporting information (KRI/KPIs).

• Data Protection: Fulfill the Data Protection Officer role, assess current data and records management controls, and provide expert advice on data protection to business units.

• Operational Resilience: Provide advice and ongoing oversight on operational resilience, aligning practices with regulatory expectations.

• Stakeholder Engagement: Act as a liaison with Head Office and interact with various departments and senior management.


Skills and Experience:


• Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a senior role within a European financial services organisation, focusing on Data Protection, Data Governance, and/or Information Security.

• You will likely have a Technology background in Audit, Risk, Compliance or IS.

• Strong understanding of UK data protection regulations (GDPR) and best practices.

• Demonstrable experience with cyber control activities and change projects.

• Excellent communication skills to ensure risk and control understanding across the business.

• UK Visa / Citizen


• Basic project management capabilities.

• Experience across different banking business lines (retail, corporate/wholesale).

• Familiarity with cross-border data transfer processes and UK/European data security regulations. • Strong presentation skills for training and management reporting.



• Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CDMP, CIPP, or PMP are highly desirable.


On Offer:

• Competitive salary based on experience.

• Comprehensive benefits package including pension scheme, private healthcare, and life insurance.

• Opportunities for professional development and career progression.

• A dynamic and collaborative working environment in the heart of London.


How to Apply:

If you are a motivated and experienced professional looking to take on a challenging and rewarding role, we would love to hear from you. Please Apply.


Contact Information:

For more information about the role, please contact Paul Stanbridge at Fleet Search Ltd

Good work life balance with a family orientated consultancy firm offering Internal Audit and SOX assurance services (any corporate sector)


This is an excellent role for a Risk Assurance or Internal Audit professional with a Big 4 background, looking for a more reasonable work / life balance. You’ll enjoy a supportive environment at a firm with an excellent retention record and offer good promotion prospects if you seek career advancement.

You will manage a team and also your own corporate client work, and be involved in management of the division. The successful candidate will:

  • enjoy audit testing and managing audit staff
  • have good client facing skills
  • have many years large corporate experience as a consultant or as an employee
  • have many years risk assurance / internal audit / or controls experience
  • have excellent knowledge of SOX controls
  • have managed a small team in a consultancy environment

The firm may be open to sponsoring a VISA if you meet the above criteria and are UK based. Work from Home and Flexible Working is offered.

Please forward your details before 04 Nov 2022 to Paul Stanbridge at Fleet Search + Selection Ltd

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The role:

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Apply to me at paulstanbridge at for more information.

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This is an excellent opportunity for someone with experience to grow their career in an unfettered environment. 

You will be rewarded with an excellent bonus

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For more information contact Paul Stanbridge.

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