Westhouse is a leading recruitment company that operates globally in the field of personnel selection, placement and project management.

For our international client we are currently looking for a

CISO/Directeur Securité International (m/f) - Geneva

Your Tasks

  • Define and manage the Security and Compliance strategy and roadmap
  • Ensure compliance to Security standards, Group Policies and Clients overall security requirements
  • Lead InfoSec risk assessments and treatment plan and maintain the enterprise ISMS and ISO27001 Certification
  • Administrate and implement security tools which include but not limited to: Symantec endpoints protection, web filtering solution, GPO and DLP, monitoring operations activities through logs reviews
  • Incident Management: Identify incident trends, report, investigate and control Incidents
  • Fraud prevention: Develop and maintain an overall Fraud Prevention Program: fraud risk assessment, fraud prevention policy framework, investigation and mystery shopper program.
  • BCDR: Develop and maintain BCDR at both central and local levels.
  • Security Audit program: with support with the compliance lead, organize the information security audit program and maintain close tracking of the corrective actions
  • Manage a team of Security analysts - you will be accountable for providing motivation, leadership and development and will ensure all work is effectively planned and executed.
  • Collaborate with all stakeholders including clients to implement appropriate security controls and protections
  • Attend Change Committee meetings, evaluating change requests and any subsequent security impact

Your Skills

  • 15+ years of experience in security and compliance
  • Extensive knowledge of Security regulations and standards, such as ISO 27001 and NIST 800-53 security frameworks
  • Extensive knowledge of Data Protection and Privacy principles, such as GDPR
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills with an understanding of IT business operations and information security
  • Proven technical knowledge on Networking (e.g. LANs, VLANs, VNets, WANs, firewalls), vulnerability management and scanning solutions
  • CISSP or equivalent certification(s) would be an advantage
  • Experience in Risk Assessment, audit, and IT security assessments
  • Self-Starter that requires minimal supervision, multi-tasks effectively, and can provide oversight and coaching to others for any assigned projects or tasks
  • Director level experience in operations or service industry would be an advantage
  • Self-directed, collaborative, and constructive manner with the organization to enhance the effectiveness of security processes and controls.
  • Experience leading and motivating people. Good skills in English with ideally, experience in leading a team through an organizational transformation, such as digital transformation, culture change, M&A, etc.


We look forward to receiving your application documents in electronic form.

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