Risk and Security Analyst – IT-Online



  • The natural tendency to take ownership and take responsibility for and carry out an activity/task
  • Good analytical ability
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to simplify complex elements
  • Ability to influence
  • The ability to build good relationships with management and colleagues
  • Creative, lateral and logical thinker
  • curious mind
  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to make quick and sound decisions
  • team player
  • Consider the big picture as well as the details when making decisions
  • Strong problem solving, effective planning and organizational skills
  • Be motivating, inspiring and influential.
  • Above all, be passionate about what you do

Diplomas and key skills

  • Minimum matrix
  • A formal tertiary qualification will be to your advantage in the field of security
  • A CISSP certification or cybersecurity certification will be to your advantage
  • Experience in security architecture will be to your advantage
  • +- 1-3 years of experience in cybersecurity, information security and risks, audit and compliance
  • Exposure to risk and security principles/guidelines/implementations
  • Understanding security risks and threats
  • Understand PCI, Popia and other compliances


  • You will be responsible for performing various information security and risk management related activities to support the IT risk, security and audit function. These activities may consist of ensuring:
  • Security-related legal and regulatory requirements are integrated into IT and IT operations management
  • Awareness of risk and security within the company
  • Risk and Security Industry Threat Analysis and Alert in Enterprise
  • Approved risk and security policies and related standards and controls are maintained and implemented in all environments
  • Information security, security awareness and compliance maturity are improved
  • Build information and cybersecurity capability across all business environments
  • Provide ongoing security, risk, awareness, audit and compliance support across the business.
  • Coordinate operational inputs and produce monthly reports
  • Coordinate compliance activities such as PCI and Popia

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