Job ID
Kingdom of Bahrain
Full time

The candidate is responsible to:

  • To perform the duties assigned to an Information Security Officer for a leading fund investment company based in Bahrain
  • Develop, implement, and monitor a strategic, comprehensive company-wide Information Security and IT Risk Management program, plan and processes, covering Cyber Security Risk.
  • Ensure the company has an up-to-date / approved Information Security Risk Management and Cyber Security Risk Management policies and associated procedures.
  • Develop and enhance the Information Security Framework.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of Information Security policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines, through periodic Risk Assessment.
  • Provide training and awareness to the company’s staff on effective Information Security / Cyber Security Risk Management.
  • Provide input to the overall business technology planning to ensure that proper security measures are being taken.
  • Develop and manage Information Security budget and expenses.
  • Ensure continuous monitoring and reporting process of security incidents is in place.
  • Report all identified security incidents / breaches.
  • Plan and establish company-wide information security management systems (ISMS) in accordance with international standards and regulatory guidelines.


The candidate must have:

  • Degree in Computer Science or technology-related field.
  • Certification in CISSP, CISM or CIPP, CRISC, CSX, CGEIT, MSCE/A is preferred.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in cyber security field.
  • Solid knowledge of various information security frameworks (e.g., NIST, ISO/IEC 27001)
  • Experience in managing Data Privacy / PDPL, CBB and SAMA / CMA controls related to Information Security / Cyber Security and Business Continuity.
  • Bahrain based candidates are preferred.


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