Leadership Solutions

Chief Information Security Officer


Levi Strauss & Co.


San Francisco, CA


The Chief Information Security Officer is a senior business leader who will lead LS&Co.’s vision, strategy, and operational direction for enterprise security. As LS&Co embarks on a digital transformation journey, the CISO is responsible for safeguarding the company’s most critical information and implementing modern security policies, practices and technologies into the organization. Key Responsibilities: Assess current needs; develop, implement, and monitor a strategic and comprehensive enterprise-wide information security and risk management program to ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of information owned, controlled or processed by LS&Co. Oversee critical cybersecurity areas including incident response, disaster recovery, awareness, monitoring, remediation, information governance, and digital security. Oversee the development and enforcement of security policies and procedures based on industry- standard best practices. Build strong relationships within the security organization and across the enterprise order to implement the appropriate security controls to protect the enterprise. Competencies : To be successful, this role requires credibility and deep and broad expertise in security related executive leadership within a complex global business environment. Must be a strong leader, with the ability to influence throughout the organization and effectively communicate a business vision, key objectives, and security needs. Experience with highly sensitive consumer data and maintaining its security as a top priority; understanding big data and technology at scale. (read more online)


Minimum Qualifications: 10+ years of experience in a combination of risk management, information security and information technology fields. 7+ years of experience in a senior leadership role You have comprehensive knowledge of cyber threats and attacks experienced by retail organizations Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of IT security practices and how they apply to retail operations You have excellent people leadership skills - providing direction, monitoring performance, motivating staff and building a positive working environment You have a proven track record of building inclusive and high quality security organizations You are able to communicate and collaborate with leadership as the subject matter expert in security, while putting threats and incidents into business context (see more online)

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