Tech & Digital

IT Governance Specialist

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  • Sector:

    Tech & Digital

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  • Salary:

    €40 - €45 per hour + + benefits

  • Contact:

    Sean Bowley

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  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Consultant:

    Sean Bowley

IT Governance Specialist (Temporary Contract - 6 Months with Likely Extensions) - Munich Location

Our client, a leading company based in Munich, is seeking a passionate IT Governance Specialist to join their team! In this temporary contract role (with likely extensions), you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring their IT practices are aligned with strategic goals, regulations, and industry best practices.

Location: Munich - Onsite 3 days per week

Rate is €45p/h - with Full benefits packages, 30 days holiday, Healthcare, Free Canteen

Duration: 6 Months + Extension

Language: English

Your Impact:

  • Implement robust IT governance frameworks, policies, and processes.
  • Foster a culture of compliance, risk management, and operational excellence across IT.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive IT initiatives forward.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Partner with senior management to define clear and measurable IT objectives.
  • Develop a compelling IT vision and mission statement to guide decision-making.
  • Craft and maintain a comprehensive IT governance framework encompassing principles, policies, roles, and processes.
  • Ensure seamless integration with broader corporate governance structures.
  • Leverage industry standards like ITIL and COBIT to inform framework development.
  • Develop, maintain, and enforce IT policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Proactively identify risks and recommend improvements to mitigate them.
  • Monitor adherence to applicable laws and regulations.
  • Collaborate effectively with business units, IT teams, and executive leadership.
  • Champion IT governance principles and expectations across the organization.
  • Continuously evaluate and refine IT governance processes for optimal effectiveness.
  • Stay abreast of emerging trends and regulatory changes in the IT landscape.
  • Drive initiatives for continuous improvement within IT governance.

Who You Are:

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Business Administration, or a relevant field.
  • Possess a strong understanding of IT governance frameworks like COBIT and ISO/IEC 38500.
  • Prior experience in policy development, risk management, and IT compliance is a must.
  • Fluency in English is essential.
  • Certifications like CGEIT (Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT) or CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor) are a significant advantage.

Join our client and be part of a team shaping the future!