Senior Cyber Security Officer - China

Job Title: Senior Cyber Security Officer - China
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Shanghai
Reference: JOB_000508[243]
Contact Name: Anne Thibault
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2018 13:22

Job Description

The Company

Our client - a leading & international Hotel Group is looking to identify a Senior Cyber Security Officer (role based in Shanghai).

The Role
  • Supporting the enterprise Information Protection and Privacy team to develop, implement, and maintain policies, procedures and tools to protect the company’s information assets for the hotel in China.
  • Collaborating with Global and Continent Information Technology and Legal Compliance teams and cross-functional departments to define the Information Protection strategy for the Continent.
  • Contributing to a well-informed and compelling privacy vision that is aligned with business needs.
  • Acting as the internal IT official with Chinese regulators to address cyber security inquiries.
  • Partnering closely with the business to align business-iT security governance to maintain balance between service capability and management of security-related risks.

The Person
  • Ideally 5+ years information technology background and 3+years recent management experience in a China information security and privacy leadership role in a mid to large company
  • Experience in developing and implementing and developing programs is essential
  • Fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese and capable of reviewing technical documents in Mandarin Chinese
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex technical ideas in easy to understand business terms
  • In depth current knowledge about the China Cyber Security laws and data protection
  • Exposure to business systems management
  • Expertise in specific security issues around web-presence, cloud platforms, risk and vulnerability management
  • Ability to assess customer/client needs, creatively approach solutions, decide and influence appropriate courses of action
  • Ability to accomplish results through others by establishing relationships and leading in
    a culturally diverse environment