Our client, a leading financial institution, is looking for an IT Data Protection Director for their Asia business. This role would establish the risk mitigation and controls on Data Protection and Security.
- Lead the definition of the enterprise data protection strategies which support and align with the firm's vision and objectives.
- Provide technical advisory for senior technology management on Information and Data Management strategies.
- Establish and maintain core data models, information standard and data management lifecycle controls.
- Lead the IT Data Protection programme across Asia.
- Establish IT Data Protection standards and practices.
- Assist and Engage with the Data Engineering and Applications Teams to steer application of the Information Architecture standards and frameworks, considering data movement and data residency regulations.
- At least 10 years' working experience in the IT Data Risk and Control space in the financial industry.
- Proven experience in establishing a data governance model and framework.
- Extensive experience in data protection including application security, data leakage protection, unstructured data management, data life-cycle management, etc.
- Strong project management skills in managing IT Data Protection solution implementation and delivery projects.
- Exposure on a regional role be a great plus.
- Strategic thinking and communication, which able to coach and lead all levels of people.
- Strong leadership and influencing skills.
- Bachelor or Master's degree from a reputable University.
- Excellent communication skills in English.
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