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Jobs currently available at LAWPRO are listed below. For LAWPRO's guideline on screening and background checks click on "Screening Guideline".

Senior Security Specialist

 

Job Title: Senior Security Specialist: Reporting to Chief Information Officer
(Permanent, Full-Time)

LAWPRO has an immediate opening for an Senior Security Specialist. Reporting to the CIO, the successful applicant in this new, permanent role will be responsible for helping to develop a dedicated IT security practice at the company.

Key Responsibilities:

-maintain an information security governance framework, including:

-define and document approved and effective governance processes

-establish and maintain information security policies and standards

-support business functions in security policy implementation

-implement and monitor of security compliance tools and processes

-provide executive management a view of the information security risk posture and profile recommending areas of focus based on current and emerging threats

-establish priorities and long term objectives on the basis of information security risk

-develop and implement strategies to reduce the overall risk exposure of the company,in line with our corporate risk appetite

-maintain and test corporate security awareness programs and security incident management plans and processes

-stay up to date on trends and issues and communicate to leadership security issues and recommendations in clear business terms

-partner with departmental management to ensure business needs are met from a security perspective without compromising the company's security requirements

-partner with general counsel to establish appropriate information security terms and conditions to be included within third party contracts

-perform information risk assessments to identify and communicate security risks

-perform an advisory role in application development or acquisition projects to assess and audit security requirements and controls

-develop and validate baseline security configurations for operating systems, applications, and networking and telecommunications equipment

-perform control and compliance and vulnerability assessments (inclusive of third parties) to identify, assess, and remediate potential control weaknesses

-work with internal and external auditors to assess security controls

Job Location: Downtown Toronto

The ideal candidate should:

  • have a minimum of six years working in the security technology field
  • have a track record of success in developing and implementing IT security risk practices
  • have a post-secondary diploma/degree in have a relevant field
  • current security accreditation (e.g., CISSP, CISM or GSEC)
  • have a deep understanding of information security standards, frameworks, and best practices (e.g., ISO 27000, ITIL, CoBIT, SANS, etc.)
  • have a demonstrated ability and passion to learn new technologies
  • have excellent planning, collaboration and relationship-building skills
  • have outstanding written, verbal, and presentation skills in English
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Lawyers' Professional Indemnity Company
Attention: Human Resources Department
250 Yonge Street
Suite 3101, P.O. Box 3
Toronto, ON    M5B 2L7
E- mail: careers@lawpro.ca
fax: 416-598-5807
Key DatesMore

July 31, 2017
Real estate and civil litigation transaction levies and forms are due for the quarter ended June 30, 2017.

September 15, 2017
File your LAWPRO Risk Management Declaration by this date to qualify for the $50 premium discount on your 2018 premium for each LAWPRO-approved CPD program (to a maximum of $100) completed by this date.

On or about October 2, 2017
LAWPRO online filing of Professional Liability Insurance renewal applications for 2018 is expected to begin. If you wish to file a paper application instead of filing online, please note that paper renewal applications will not be automatically mailed out, but it is expected that you will be able to download a 2018 pre-populated paper renewal application from our website starting on or about October 2, 2017.


 

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