Emirati Graduate- Security Risk Management


VacancyID: 13640
Location: Middle East - United Arab Emirates - Sharjah
Type: Permanent
Closing Date:10/20/2019


Think bigger scale. Think higher profile. Think ground-breaking. Join WSP, and you’ll be at the heart of a team of international experts all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise and working on projects that transform society for all of us.

We are now hiring a talented graduate! Our UAE based Security Risk Management team is looking for a Graduate Security Consultant to support in developing solutions to help keep our clients safe and secure.


A typical week would include:

- Security risk management
- Threat and risk analysis
- Security operations and procedures
- Strategies, schemes and Master-planning
- Counter-terrorism and protective security
- Physical security
- Electronic security systems
- Explosive blast and weapons effects on structures
- Concept of Operations
- Conduct Gap Assessment for Information security and business continuity management systems
- Performing security risk and compliance assessments in accordance with relevant industry frameworks (e.g., ISO, NIST 800-53, NIST CSF) and compliance requirements (e.g., ISR, NESA , etc.), third party security reviews, contract reviews, processing security exception requests, and working with control owners to understand, prioritize, and address security risks
- Develop information security / Cybersecurity policies and procedures


We'd love to hear from you if you have:

- Graduated with min 2.1 or above BA/BSc degree. Security related disciplines preferred
- An MA/MSc in a security related discipline preferred
- Excellent written standard of English and oral communication abilities.
- Presentation skills a must
- Proficient across all MS Office suite as a minimum
- Ability to analyse problems and create innovative solutions
Strong interpersonal and team working skills
- Ability to work on multiple tasks, a flexible approach to the working environment
- Can prioritize works and happy to drive own workload

What if we can?

What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP – we can!

WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important – be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.

As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including first class medical cover, generous days annual leave, and paid professional subscriptions.

Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognize the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring. Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.