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Head - Cybersecurity Policy & Governance

Keywords / Skills

Cybersecurity, "Cyber Security", IT Policy, IT Governance, IT Risk, CISM, CISA, CISSP, Governance, Policy, Regulatory, MAS, IM8

Job Description

Job Summary
We are seeking a Head of Cybersecurity Policy and Governance to lead and drive the cybersecurity coverage and defense for the organization.

He/She needs to work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of cybersecurity requirements in order to put in place the policies, procedures, and plans.

Mandatory Skill-set
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering; 
  • Over 15 years of working experience in designing and implementation of security, policies and procedures, protection and management framework; 
  • Experience in the development and implementation of solutions for protecting information systems and assets with focus on implementation and continuous monitoring of IT Security controls; 
  • Knowledge on security control requirements, technology processes, security policies, standards, controls, and risk measurements; and best practices; 
  • Good communications and emotional intelligence, with the ability to build effective, productive working relationships with both business program and technical managers​; 
  • Assertive and yet personable to build and enrich relationships within the organization; 
  • Excellent communication, presentation, planning and organization skill.

Desired Skill-set
  • Security certifications like CISM, CISA, CISSP.
  • Responsible to lead and design the cybersecurity protection, management framework, strategies, governance, guidelines and best practices for the organization; 
  • Work closely with the various cross-functional teams to establish, formulate, and monitor the security policies, standards and procedures in line with the organization's cybersecurity directions; 
  • Responsible to facilitate in the forum discussion to establish the cybersecurity goals and to develop appropriate cybersecurity risk assessment and risk acceptance; 
  • Analyse to validate established security requirements and to recommend additional security requirements to ensure systems comply with applicable cybersecurity requirements and security controls; 
  • This includes security risk assessments, control framework and security design of the projects against Information & Communication Technology (ICT) security policies and standards; 
  • Write, develop, edit and manages Cybersecurity Policy Framework publication schedules for internal releases to various audiences with appropriately written content; · 
  • Lead in the implementation of enterprise cybersecurity improvement programs; 
  • Support the management of security leads in different organizations; 
  • Review, endorse, align and ensure cybersecurity compliance with proper risk management and migration plans; 
  • Provide advisory and technical consultancy on the appropriate cybersecurity solutions and technologies to be deployed; 
  • Engagement with industry and conduct technology scans on the latest information security products and technologies.
Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your updated resume to at the earliest. Confidentiality is assured, and only shortlisted candidates will be notified. 

EA License: 07C5639

Company Name

Sciente International Pte Ltd


Government / Public Sector/ Defence




VP Technology / CTO / CIO

Ref Code


Posted On

29th Jan 2019

About Sciente International
Established in early 2007, we are a multi-award winning ISO 9001:2008 certified Technology Recruitment & Talent Search Specialist.

Our team is self-driven with dreams, uncompromising values and a purpose.

We are led by diverse, passionate, professional & ethical leaders from IT industry with deep technology & industry domain knowledge. Every member of our team has an excellent track record in making a difference in the industry within a high performance environment. Our laser-like focus in technology within chosen industries, coupled with our consultative approach through client alignment methodology adds immense value to our clients and makes us very unique in the market place.

For us, partnership with clients, accuracy in the right match and quick turn-around time are everything. Professionally, we strive to be the largest firm in “Technology Talent Search & Recruitment”.

Our passion is to create a high performance venture with a difference and in doing the right things based on our core values. We are absolutely committed to deliver beyond satisfaction to make a real impact to our Clients’ business and to make a difference in the Community we live in.

At Sciente International, in brief, we make our clients’ lives easier in the area of Technology Talent Acquisition and IT Talent management solutions.

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