Job Description

Hiring Manager:

 Head of Global Security Department

Job Title:

Information Security Officer


Global Security Department

Report Line:

Head of Global Security Department

Position Purpose / 職務の目的

You will be responsible for implementing and monitoring various Information Security, IT business continuity, Personal information protections measures based on BNP group requirements and Japan regulatory requirements working under the Global Security Department in Japan.

Responsibilities / 職務の責任

Direct Responsibilities

  • You will directly handle various information security, IT business continuity, and personal information protection related requirements under Global security Department working with other team members
  • You will work with regional and global security officers to ensure that Japan meets all the regional and global requirements timely
  • You will work with Japan IT and business teams to ensure that their requirements from Global Security and Japan regulatory requirements are met timely
  • You will work proactively to ensure that there are no internal, external audit findings and incidents as much as possible.
  • You will work with internal and external auditors as needed
  • You will prepare various periodic reports

Contributing Responsibilities

  • Assist Japan Global Security head in new initiatives, process improvements, and efficiency improvements
  • Participate in global initiates, especially for process changes and efficiency improvements.

Business Knowledge / 求められるビジネス知識

  • You will have good understanding(can you elaborate the level?) and experience of Information security/cyber, IT business continuity, and personal information protection best practices
  • You will have good understanding (can you elaborate the level?)of Insurance applications and business practices
  • Fundamental insurance business knowledge in Japan

Technical Experience / Competencies  / 求められる技術的経験・コンピテンシー

  • More than 3 years of experience in implementing security controls and monitoring the same in financial industry
  • Good understanding (what is the competency?)of TCP/IP, security products, solutions, and best practices
  • Experience in handling security incidents and working under pressure to resolve issues and minimize impact.
  • Ability to articulate risk to technical people and non-technical people and get buy-in quickly for implementing right solutions.

Behavioral Competencies /職務上で求められる姿勢やコンピテンシー

  • Ability to communicate clearly but strongly without offending others to get buy-in on ideas quickly
  • Ability to manage juniors and vendor staff without putting unnecessary pressure  
  • Ability to multi task and work under pressure
  • Ability to negotiate, prioritize, and get approval for the updated plans.
  • Ability to get work done by others timely

Specific Qualifications (if required) / 特定の経験やスキル(必要な場合)

  • IPA certification

Skills Referential /求められるスキル

Behavioural Skills: 自身の行動・姿勢に関するスキル

Ability to collaborate / Teamwork

Ability to deliver / Results driven

Attention to detail / rigor

Personal Impact / Ability to influence

Transversal Skills: 自身を超えて他に横断する・影響を与えるスキル

Ability to understand, explain and support change

Ability to develop and adapt a process

Ability to develop and leverage networks

Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…

Analytical Ability

Education Level: 教育レベル

Graduate degree or above

Others: (if any) その他(もしあれば)

Experience in financial industry in Japan

Primary Location
Job Type
Standard / Permanent
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)
Experience Level
At least 3 years

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