The Third Party Security Senior Operations Manager is responsible for ensuring the timely delivery of the regional TPS program following standard operating procedures that ensure the completeness and accuracy of assessment documentation.
Ensure global framework is appropriately embedded and systemically delivered within the region
Monitor and react to regional KPIs and identify regional process improvement initiatives
Conduct security assessments of NEW and EXISTING Third Party entities (Supplier, Reseller, Joint Ventures) - identifying areas of conformance and non-conformance to Experian requirements, driving security contract language and inputs into the Risk Management Process.
Validate work / peer review of other in region assessments
Participate in contractual agreement reviews with sales, procurement, legal, and compliance
Build effective relationships with GSO, business partners, the wider second line and third line of defense governance partners
Escalation handling and day to day process management
Contribute to the development and improvement of the TPS program
Provide proactive consultancy to other teams within Information Security, Governance and the Business to assist in improving the security posture of third party organizations
Partner with Global TPS colleagues to ensure best practice is shared across all regional teams
Identify information security deficiencies, risks and exceptions to appropriate parties as soon as possible. Ensure 1LoD ownership and ensure non-compliance issues, exception justification, mitigation controls and risks are appropriately captured
Prepare statistical reports on compliance deficiency trends and violations
Research, develop, deploy and implement automation and efficiency tools to maximize output