IT Security Governance Consultant

Allstate Insurance Company.
Jacksonville, Florida
Not Specified
Sep 08, 2019
Nov 06, 2019

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Job Description


Allstate Benefits is a leading provider of voluntary insurance. We are committed to providing superior products and services with cutting edge technology, exceptional customer service and compassionate claims administration. With over 40,000 groups in force and insuring more than 3 million employees, we deliver the promise of the Good Hands every day!

The Security Governance Consultant develops portions of and evaluates compliance with programs, processes, and procedures to mitigate cybersecurity risk and ensure protection of company information and assets; researches and suggests interpretations of industry and government regulations, standards, and contract requirements for application to assigned area of operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads the analysis of business and technical needs for assigned area to create requirements and specifications; develops, communicates, and executes portions of programs and processes that provide guidance and promote cybersecurity risk awareness and management in alignment with operational needs
  • Leads ongoing and incident-forensic audits of governance process and procedure compliance; tracks metrics and documents and analyzes results to provide insight and suggestions for changes and enhancements
  • Reviews and analyzes research, documentation, and guidance from Legal resources of regulatory, contract, and industry requirements for cybersecurity governance to develop and approve potential application; coordinates and communicates documentation
  • Develops and expands knowledge of risk and governance management and demonstrates capability to communicate and explain complex regulatory topics to less-experienced team members

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job does not have supervisory duties

Job Qualifications


Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Experience Required:

  • 3 or more years of related experience in IT Security or Privacy analysis role
  • Experience performing IT audits
  • Ability to analyze data and apply it to problem resolution
  • Intermediate decision-making skills and ability to escalate when appropriate
  • Ability to establish and manage relationships with internal and external partners
  • Intermediate time and project management skills including ability to prioritize and organize
  • Work effectively in a team environment
  • Perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Advance knowledge of Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to think conceptually, analytically and creatively
  • Good oral and written communication skills


Experience working with Archer

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • CompTIA Security+
  • Technical Foundations Certificate (CSX)
  • Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP)
  • Cloud Governance
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

    The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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