Willis Towers Watson Information Security Compliance Officer in Ipswich, United Kingdom

Information Security Compliance Officer

Date Posted: May 23, 2018


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Summary of Role

Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW) is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 countries.

This role will directly support the Global Information Security Group within WTW. Within this group you will use your skills and experience to deliver information security compliance within this global risk management company. You will work closely with IS subject matter experts, the IS group as a whole, executive business management, internal Audit, Compliance and risk functions, Privacy, and other internal key stakeholders to support the delivery of information security compliance.

Critically, you must be an effective implementer of common controls across multi regulated environment while simplifying the program to maintain minimum resources. You must also be an excellent communicator and a supportive team player.

The Role

This role will support the delivery of the Information Security Compliance function and will therefore include activities such as:

  • Engaging with compliance, legal, risk, and internal audit to determine compliance initiatives, appetite, treatment, and reporting

  • Ensure compliance to information security related components of regulations

  • Assist, train, facilitate, and coordinate the delivery of procedure documents, process diagrams, Metrics reports, capability requirements, and training and communication documents

  • Lead, train, and support the growth of the resources in the IS compliance functions

  • Continue to develop your talents

The Requirements


  • Demonstrable experience of Information Security (IS) Compliance programs including but not limited to, HIPAA, Cyber Essentials, GDPR, NY DFS, FCA, GLBA, PC and UK regulatory compliance.

  • Demonstrable experience in information security compliance assessment

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of information security

  • Excellent Writing, presentation, and communication skills

  • Experience with IT audit functions and IT controls

  • Proven ability to work in global collaborative group environment

  • Experience of working with a high degree of autonomy, managing own workload and delivering to tight timescales

  • Proven excellence in PPT presentations for reporting process metrics and delivering KPI’s

  • Excellent analytical problem solving skills

  • Knowledge of IT operations and/or system or network administration

  • Experience in managing people in a global company and excellent leadership skills


  • Qualified to degree level, in IT or security related subject (preferable)

  • Information security qualifications (e.g. CISA, CRISC, CISM,) (preferable)

The Company

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, Willis Towers Watson has 40,000 employees serving more than 140 countries. We design and deliver solutions that manage risk, optimize benefits, cultivate talent, and expand the power of capital to protect and strengthen institutions and individuals. Our unique perspective allows us to see the critical intersections between talent, assets and ideas – the dynamic formula that drives business performance. Together, we unlock potential. Learn more at willistowerswatson.com .

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer

Willis Towers Watson believes that effectively managing a diverse workforce is vital to our business strategy. We have an obligation to our organization, ourselves and our clients to hire and develop the best people we can find. We will continually review our policies and practices to ensure that all areas of the employment process (including recruiting, hiring, work assignments, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, company-sponsored development programs and overall workplace experience) are free from discriminatory practices. We are committed to equal employment opportunities at Willis Towers Watson.

Unsolicited Contact: Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Willis Towers Watson are considered property of Willis Towers Watson and are not subject to payment of agency fees. In order to be an authorized Recruitment Agency/Search Firm for Willis Towers Watson, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorized Willis Towers Watson recruiter and an active working relationship with the organization. Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search. Likewise, for our authorized Recruitment Agencies/Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Willis Towers Watson. Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer.


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  • Location:Ipswich, England, GB

  • Date Posted:May 23, 2018