The Cyber Transformation Manager is responsible for the group-wide cyber programme and related governance and reporting (including financial management and reporting in respect of allocated funding). The Manager is also responsible for oversight / governance of all segment owned/led cyber security roadmaps (incorporating funded change projects and key BAU initiatives).
The role also has direct responsibility for management and delivery of agreed Group CISO owned workstream project activities.
The Manager ensures that a rational and risk based schedule of work is defined and controlled, that resources/roles are aligned to deliver against expectations, and that a high-quality result is achieved in partnership with business leads and in alignment with the Cyber Strategy and Sponsor expectations of scope, budget, and schedule.
Key Role Accountabilities:
Works with Sponsor(s) to identify key stakeholders and appropriate escalation paths and works within the defined channels
Monitors progress of the Programme and underlying projects against the overall programme plan and against the Cyber Strategy and objectives.
Provide governance and financial control across all Cyber CapEx/Exceptional projects for the Group CISO and the Group IT & Advisory segment
Maintain challenge and oversight of the delivery of all other segment cyber remediation plans, whether as projects or BAU, and report their impact on risk mitigation across the Group
Administers, facilitates, supports and/or directly manages appropriate programme/project governance, processes and documentation - including Steer Co reporting, project change management, project planning and scheduling, risk/issue management, communication, etc.
Monitors and controls project teams and segment performance so that all processes and deliverables are completed and approved pursuant to the relevant group policy and standards
Proactively engages cyber security industry via networks and suppliers, maintaining strong knowledge of current/ latest security products and developments
Secures and manages - where required - appropriate project resources
Ensures programme and/or project team members aligned to cyber related project deliveries have appropriate understanding and skill-sets
Identifies and informs Sponsor(s) of variances, inefficiencies, bottlenecks and resource conflicts
Manages and reports on programme/project investment approved at BIG including variances
Understands and manages inter-Programme/Project and production/release dependencies, and risks and issues
Where appropriate, coordinates the preparation / readiness of business and project teams for transition to BAU / go live
Qualifications & Experience:
Proven track record of Programme, Project, and Business Management within large and medium sized, complex Programmes and Projects.
Cyber Security background / proven expertise (any / various domains)
Up to date knowledge of cyber security industry developments, products, suppliers, vendors etc
Risk Management knowledge and expertise
Exec level presentation and reporting experience and skills (advanced)