The Director of IT Security is responsible for establishing and maintaining a corporatewide information risk management program to ensure that information assets are adequately protected. This position is responsible for identifying, evaluating and reporting on information security risks in a manner that meets compliance and regulatory requirements, and aligns with and supports the risk posture of the enterprise. The IT Security Director position requires a strong leader with skills in business management and a working knowledge of information security technologies. This individual will proactively work with business units to implement practices that meet defined policies and standards for information security. He or she will also oversee a variety of IT-related risk management activities.
The Security Director serves as the process owner of ongoing activities related to the availability, integrity and confidentiality of customers, business partners, employees and business information, in compliance with the organization's information security policies. A key element of the role is working with the Peet’s Leadership Team to determine acceptable levels of risk for the organization. The security director must be highly knowledgeable about the business environment and must ensure that information systems are maintained in a fully functional, secure mode.
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