One Acre Fund Kenya Information Security Associate Jobs

One Acre Fund Kenya Information Security Associate Jobs

About the Role

  • This role will be focused on task execution as related to ISMS as part of organization Risk Management.

  • It will include a combination of daily & weekly tasks to be completed, creation of comprehensive reports for review, as well as contributing to ISMS strategic planning.

  • This role will be heavily involved in coordination and communications with departments and staff organization-wide. This role will report to the Director of Information Security.


    Exploit Awareness:

  • Maintain catalogue of known exploits relevant to organization solutions and technology

  • Maintain response plan per internal IS framework to potential threats

    Staff Awareness & Training:

  • Perform staff Information Security Awareness sessions: phishing, data storage, encryption, malware, best practices, reporting IS issues, among others

  • Regular communications with departments and staff on Information Security & Data Governance standards and plans

    Data Protection:

  • Perform IS assessments on organization solutions: cloud, virtual machines, mobile applications, API's, other

  • Coordinate corrective actions required to maintain compliance with internal Information Security framework, and Data Governance policies

    Incident Response:

  • Respond to incidents per internal incident response practices: potential data leaks or breaches, phishing, and malware exploits

  • Perform response actions: incident remediation, incident documentation, and post-incident analysis

    Report contributions:

  • Maintain weekly reports as needed for ISMS effectiveness measurements

  • Help create reports contributing to ISMS strategy: incident metrics, business continuity.

    Career Growth and Development

  • We have a strong culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our people. You’ll have weekly check-ins with your manager, access to mentorship and
    training programs, and regular feedback on your performance.

  • We hold career reviews every six months, and set aside time to discuss your aspirations and career goals.

  • You’ll have the opportunity to shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.


  • Across all roles, these are the general qualifications we look for.

    For this role specifically, you will have:

  • 4+ years of experience in Information Security or CyberSecurity

  • Have working knowledge of (ISO) International Standards Organization – as related to 27000 series

  • Have working knowledge of recognized Information Security or CyberSecurity frameworks

  • Strong preference for candidates with knowledge of related Data Governance and Technical Governance practices

  • Strong preference for candidates with Information Security certifications

  • Strong preference for candidates with experience in staff training

  • Strong educational background with minimum of a Bachelor's Degree.

  • Demonstrated leadership experience at work, or outside of work, enthusiasm for learning, and openness to feedback

  • Ability to build teams and collaborate with colleagues from diverse backgrounds.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; One Acre Fund Kenya Information Security Associate Jobs

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