KRA Manager – Information Systems Security Jobs in Kenya

KRA Manager – Information Systems Security Jobs in Kenya


Job Summary:

  • This role is responsible for formulating and implementing best practice strategies to manage information security and cyber risks in the Authority.

    Key Responsibilities:

  • Formulate information security strategies to manage information and cyber risks hence protecting revenue and KRA reputation.

  • Coordinate the development and implementation of the KRA information security policies.

  • Coordinate the implementation and maintenance of Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO27001 and best practice.

  • Coordinate monitoring and surveillance of KRA IT resources to detect and deter cyber attacks.

  • Ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability of information as well as ensure non- repudiation of electronic transactions in the Authority.

  • Oversee the design, acquisition, implementation and operation of information security tools for the protection of KRA information.

  • Coordinate the design, implementation and review of information security controls in systems, infrastructure and processes to protect KRA information and revenue.

  • Provide information security advisories on acquisition and implementation of technology and third party integrations involving/requiring information exchange.

  • Oversee development and implementation information security awareness programme across the organization.

  • Provide support to relevant departments in information security investigative incidences.

  • Day-to-day operations, supervision, management of performance and development of staff in the unit.

    Academic Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field from a recognized institution.

    Professional Qualifications

  • Must have at
    least two of the following security certifications in CEH/CHFI/ECIH/CISSP/ISO 27001 or in relevant information security solutions certification.

    Relevant Work Experience

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ relevant work experience, with at least two (2) years’ experience at entry-level management or a similar role in a large or busy organization.

    Technical Skills Required

  • Experience in information security solution design or Strategy development.

  • Knowledge in IT risk management.

  • Knowledge in Vulnerability Management.

  • Knowledge in Data protection.

  • Experience in the Information Security management System (ISMS).

  • Experience in cyber security threat Analysis or incident management.

  • Experience in Project Management.

    Managerial Competencies

  • Leadership and people management skills.

  • Good decision-making capabilities.

  • Good planning and organizational skills.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

  • Good negotiation, delegation and interpersonal skills.

  • Professional networking.

  • Resilient, focused and results-oriented.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KRA Manager – Information Systems Security Jobs in Kenya


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