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Senior GRC Consultant, Contract

  • Location: New York or New Jersey
  • Salary: Contract, competitive
  • Job type: Contract/Temp
  • Job reference: JF/166851
  • Sector: Cyber Security / Resilience
Job Description

Senior GRC Consultant – Testing, Information Security, Risk Management, Urgent, Contract, NY or NJ

Our leading financial services client requires an information security expert to assist managing and ensuring the security of firm wide information data.  We are seeking a multifaceted Information Security GRC leader who can perform the fundamental roles of a GRC Consultant which include but are not limited to:  monitor and manage the information security risk across the firm, protect the information asset of the whole firm and assist with the maturity of the second line of defense.  This role will collaborate with the Information Security team and report directly with GRC manager.

Main responsibilities;

  • Design and implement a program of work to test over 200 controls across full gambit of domains.

  • Risk and Control Self Assessment, RCSA

  • Responsible for designing and running of IS self-assessment process in order to reconcile the system with firm’s policies as well as industrial practices

  • Monitor and identify the risk to the organization, and provide solutions to distinguished threats

  • Responsible for establishing the Third-Party supplier assessment

  • Conduct Key Performance Indicators(KPIs) and Key Risk Indicators(KRIs)

  • Cooperate with other key departments to encourage the security awareness throughout the firm and to train others on security matters within the firm.


  • Bachelor’s degree in technical-related field

  • 5 years of Information Security experience

  • Experience with frameworks and regulations (ie. ISO, SANS, NIST etc.)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Good personal organisation, self-motivation, and project management skills


  • IT/Cyber Audit experience would be a benefit.

This role will move quickly if the resume is relevant we shall reach out asap. 

Successful candidates will have the ability to work autonomously and be able to bridge the gap between deep technical knowledge and information security initiatives across the company in order to influence strategy and information security architecture. If you are interested in the opportunity please respond via this advertisement or email Jordan Fitzpatrick on

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