Head, IT Risk Management – Cement Industry at Dangote Group

Dangote Group is one of Nigeria’s most diversified business conglomerates with a hard – earned reputation for excellent business practices and products’ quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head, IT Risk Management – Cement Industry

Ref.: ITRM0001
Location: Lagos
Job Type: Full Time


  • Responsible for roles allocated to Risk Management in the Information Technology Policies, Processes and Procedures
  • Responsible for enterprise-wide IT risk assessment and remediation
  • Oversee the information security risk assessment process and framework.
  • Assess the accuracy and adequacy of IT risks controls.
  • Participate in technology incident response and escalation process. Develop and implement comprehensive key risk indicators and information/cyber security metrics (aligned to ISO27001) to monitor security control effectiveness.
  • Responsible for developing and managing the cyber-risk strategy and program of DCP.
  • Set up, implementation and enforcement of DCP’s Information Security policies, procedures and standards in alignment with business requirements and global best practice.
  • Responsible for DCP’s Pan African IT Risk reviews for proper reporting.
  • Overall accountability for the information/cyber security risk register, ensuring identified risks are tracked to closure.
  • Identify and ensure compliance with all laws and regulations relating to Information Security. Lead DCP’s security standard compliance program and implement a framework for compliance with standards such as COBIT, ISO27001, and ISO20000.


  • First Degree or equivalent in Computer Science / Engineering or other Numerate Sciences.
  • Experience leveraging IT risk frameworks such as COBIT, ISO27001, and ISO20000.
  • Experience in Information Security, IT Risk and Control functions.
  • Experience in IT Infrastructure Network, application and server set-up and management.
  • Good People Management skills.
  • Possession of Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or equivalent certification from a recognized professional organization in Information Security.
  • Experience in IT governance, risk management, and operational risk Management.
  • Possession of an MBA is an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 15 years relevant experience.


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training & Development.

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