Data Protection Governance Manager, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic
2 Trillion; the global cost of Cybercrime will exceed this number in 2019. Novartis is a knowledge-based company where data is a key corporate asset, which needs to be protected.
As part of the Information Security team, you will manage the delicate balance of protecting data while enabling innovation to better support our patient’s and extend people's lives.
As the Data Protection Governance Manager you will ensure business critical information and systems for the entire Novartis group are identified and data processed, stored and transmitted in a secure way.
Your Responsibilities :
Your responsibilities include, but not limited to :
Define and manage an appropriate program to protect security critical assets including crown jewels across Novartis
Work together with IRSM (Information Security & Risk Management) leadership team providing contextual advice to protect business critical data, monitor adherence of the defined governance principles to ensure expected value is delivered
Translate protection requirements for security critical assets into actionable plans, develop and apply new technologies and concepts within this particular field of expertise and ensure continuous improvement of the assigned activities and benchmark versus industry best practices, introduce new emerging ideas and technologies to optimize the protection of security critical assets
Govern and deliver through others enabling services to manage Novartis most valuable information assets
Develop and enhance relationships with business and IT stakeholders to understand data protection needs, manage expectations and monitor satisfaction levels, manage a global team of internal and external resources, interact with internal and external security and compliance experts to identify industry trends and focus areas, evaluate applicability for Novartis and provide recommended course of action.
What you’ll bring to the role :
Bachelor level degree in business / technical / scientific area or comparable education / experience
Professional information security certification, such as CISSP, CISM or ISO 27001 auditor Business fluent in English (written and spoken)
Over 5 years of professional experience in a similar or related role
Experience with IT compliance, risk management, SOX IT, GxP / e-compliance, Data Privacy or IT Security
Experience in reporting to and communicating with C-level management on information risk topics
You’ll receive :
Monthly pension contribution matching your individual contribution up to max 3% of your gross monthly basic salary; Risk Life Insurance and insurance in case of long term sickness;
5-week holiday per year; (1 week above the Labour Law requirement) ; 4 paid sick days within one calendar year in case of absence due to sickness without a medical sickness report;
Cafeteria employee benefit program choice of benefits from Edenred CZ in the amount of 12,500 CZK per year; Meal vouchers in amount of 90 CZK for each working day (full tax covered by company);
Company Car / Car Allowance; MultiSport Card; Stock Options. Find out more about Novartis Business Services : https : / / www.novartis.cz /
Why consider Novartis?
750 million. That’s how many lives our products touch. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this : how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?
We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment.
Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.
We are Novartis. Join us and help us reimagine medicine.
Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.