MUFG Union Bank Information Risk Management - Advocacy, Director in New York, New York

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Job Summary:

Reporting to the Enterprise IRM Services Director, the Advocacy Director is mainly responsible for representing Information Risk Management and MUFG in important external information sharing / industry forums and committees (e.g., FS)ISAC, FSSCC, SIFMA Cyber Security Sub-Committee, and ISA).

Major Responsibilities

  • Represents IRM and MUFG in important external information sharing / industry forums and committees (e.g., FS) ISAC, FSSCC, SIFMA Cyber Security Sub-Committee, and ISA)

  • Understands the MUFG position on matters and reflects them in the external forums

  • Participates or ensures appropriate MUFG participation in important external committees and other forums; communicates critical issues and initiatives to appropriate MUFG staff

  • Represents IRM and MUFG in committees

  • Stays in constant contact with peers and the market

  • Stakeholder management and working across various parts of the organization

  • Communicates information risk matters to senior management


  • Bachelor's Degree required.

  • 1 or more of GSEC, CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, CGEIT preferred, but not required

  • 10 years related experience

  • Proven knowledge of information risk management and respective industry forums, conferences, and other information sharing venues and events

  • Knowledge of the financial services industry and its regulations / laws

  • Understanding of control and risk management concepts and knowledge of the operational aspects of the information risk business

  • Understanding of respective industry best practices (e.g., NIST, ISO, COBIT, OWASP, ITIL)

  • Knowledge of risk management policies, methods, standards, processes, governance models, and industry standard risk analysis approaches

  • Knowledge of current industry trends in information risk management

  • Strong MS Office skills along with strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Able to influence and collaborate well with internal and external stakeholders

  • Able to enforce and communicate related policies, procedures, and guidelines

  • Able to be a leader across the organization, a valued partner, and subject matter expert on Information Risk Management industry forums and information sharing groups and events

We are committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our workforce to create opportunities for our people and our business. Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veterans.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Why Work for MUFG Corporation?

• We are a financially strong and stable bank.

• We value workplace diversity.

• We are committed to the training and development of our employees.

• Innovative vacation benefits

• We offer a matching 401k, a Retirement Plan, a variety of Flexible Health Benefits.

Job: *Risk & Compliance

Title: Information Risk Management - Advocacy, Director

Location: NEW YORK-New York

Requisition ID: 10009087-WD

Other Locations: NEW JERSEY-Jersey City, CALIFORNIA-Monterey Park