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GRC Specialist



Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Visier is the leader in people analytics and we believe in a 'people-first' approach to business strategy. Our innovative technology transforms the way that organisations make decisions, allowing them to elevate their employees and drive better business outcomes. Embarking on an exciting new chapter in our growth story, we are looking for talented individuals who can help both Visier and our customers grow, evolve and win!

We are looking for a Governance Risk & Compliance (GRC) Specialist to support our GRC team. The successful candidate will support our team’s functions and processes to assist Visier in protecting our customers’ data, provide external and internal assurances into the robustness of our security procedures, and establish and implement suitable controls in an ever-evolving technology landscape.

This is a hybrid role, based in-office Tues - Thurs at our global HQ in Yaletown with Mon & Fri, flexible.

What you'll be doing...

  • Project manage the SOC 2 audit program and facilitate interactions with internal teams and external auditors
  • Performing testing of control design and effectiveness, review transactions and supporting documents, and preparing working papers and audit reports
  • Conduct workshops and monitoring of remediation efforts to ensure corrective actions are effectively designed and implemented
  • Conduct readiness assessments against selective frameworks and collaborate with key stakeholders to assess and implement required controls and practices
  • Assist in the development of risk management controls and systems and performing risk assessments
  • Assist with developing policies, procedures, standards, and guidelines to guide and streamline operational practices
  • Provide sales support by providing insights on operational practices and controls, and responding to questionnaires and requests from prospects and existing customers
  • Conduct research and monitor compliance with current and emerging laws, regulations, and standards

What you'll bring to the table...

  • Minimum 4+ years of experience in operational audits, risk management, compliance practices, principles, procedures, and techniques
  • Familiarity with compliance standards and frameworks such as SOC 2, SOC 3, ISO 27001/27002, COSO, CoBIT, NIST CSF and NIST 800-53 would be an asset
  • Relevant education and certifications in audit, information assurance, and corporate governance, and risk management
  • Prior experience in auditing technical controls and environments (e.g: AWS, ITGC, SOC 2)

Most importantly, you share our values...

  • You roll up your sleeves
  • You make it easy
  • You are proud
  • You never stop learning
  • You play to win

The base pay range for this position in the Vancouver is $80k - $105k / year + bonus

The compensation offered will be determined by factors such as relevant qualifications, experience, knowledge and skills. Many of our positions are eligible for additional types of compensation (e.g., commission plans, bonus, etc.) which our Talent Acquisition team will share with you if you interview for the role.

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