Leadership Solutions

Chief Security Officer


IFF Family of Companiies


New York, NY


Design and implement a global corporate security strategy to protect IFF’s employees and assets • Communicate, collaborate with and advise key stakeholders on solutions to internal and external threats and their impact to the business • Proactively establish targeted strategic programs/processes to address emerging security and business risks • Maintain and build relationships with federal, state, local and international law enforcement and intellience community agencies, plus peer CSOs • Serve as a critical member of the Crisis Management Team, Risk Committee and Legal Leadership Team • Oversee development of and communication of key security metrics by which the organization will be measured against and corrective actions established • Partner with CISO, including to build and maintain an insider trust program, to enforce controls, and to represent physical security to the Information Security Steering Committee


equired Experience: • Minimum 15+ years of prior international law enforcement experience • Experience managing security in a large, global organization preferred • Bachelor’s degree preferred • Relevant global experience, preferably in high risk countries • Well versed in each of the major areas of security, including executive security, travel security, physical security, event security, trade secret protection, and investigations with a focus on operations continuity • Strategic thinking with a firm understanding of the balance between business, security, and safety risks • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including ability to communicate during a time of crisis • Ability to remain calm in a crisis and to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information • Strong leadership, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills • Ability to identify efficiencies and improvements in security operations

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