Information Security Project Manager, Vice President

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Information Technology

Information Security Project Manager, Vice President

Hong Kong, Hong Kong Permanent contract Information Technology


As a member of the regional Data and Cyber Security team, you will be responsible for developing and executing cyber security projects in accordance with the strategic direction and cyber security roadmap of the Company.

  • Contribute to Cyber Security program definition and follow-up 
  • Manage multidisciplinary projects within Information Security domain
  • Deliver projects from study to post-implementation support within the agreed budget and schedule, managing project dependencies, escalating risks and issues to stakeholders to overcome challenges
  • Deliver documentations and fulfil compliance requirements
  • Organize collaboration with relevant regional and global stakeholders
  • Participate to the CyberSecurity Risk governance
  • Participate to the transformation of the team
  • Innovate to help team efficiency

Profile required

Acdemic Background and Certification, Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree in Information Technology or equivalent
  • Professional qualification such as ITIL, CISM, CISSP
  • PMP or equivalent qualification on project management is a plus
  • Experienced Security Expert with at least 5 years of relevant experience

Operational Skills:

  • Strong understanding of IT infrastructure and IT applicative framework architectures
  • Strong background of Information System Security
  • Excellent Project management skills
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills, experience of influencing at senior organizational levels, up to and including MD level
  • Client oriented mindset, results driven, proactive and quick to react to requests
  • Innovative and bringing new ideas to improve processes

Behavioral Skills

  • Client - Risk: I strive to satisfy clients while taking into account risks for the company
  • Team Spirit - Open mindset: I listen and share my views and my expertise in an open mode
  • Team Spirit - Synergies: I make cooperation with colleagues in and outside my team a priority
  • Responsibility - Risk awareness: I am constantly on the lookout for risks 
  • Innovation - Change management: I support change 
  • Innovation - Technology: I adopt new  technologies in the solutions and projects I work on

Business insight

Company Description
Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Founded in 1864, we have been playing a vital role in the economy for over 150 years. With more than 148,000 employees based in 76 countries worldwide, we accompany 32 million clients throughout the world on a daily basis. Based on a diversified universal banking model, the Group combines financial strength with a strategy of sustainable growth.

Our expertise in the Asia Pacific region ranges from Corporate & Investment Banking (Advisory, Financing and Global Markets) to Asset Management, Securities Services, Trade Finance and Cash Management Services. Leveraging on our formidable global footprint, we serve corporates, financial institutions and the public sector. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong, we operate in 11 countries across Asia Pacific, employing over 6,600 employees. You can find us in Beijing, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Mumbai, Sydney and other locations in the region.

Department Description
Reporting to the Global Business Service Unit (GBSU), the Data & Cybersecurity (DCS) is responsible for securing and steering Information Security and Cybersecurity related risks falling under Global Banking & Investor Solutions' (GBIS) remit. The team is based in Hong Kong and has transversal oversight on Asia Pacific.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000A85
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2021/05/01
Publication date: 2021/03/31