IT Policy & Awareness Analyst - Norcross, Ga

Norcross / Georgia / United States

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IT Policy & Awareness Analyst - Norcross, Ga

3169 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Jefferson Plaza
Norcross, Georgia, 30071
United States

IT Policy & Awareness Analyst – Norcross, GA

The opportunity:

As a member of the Information Security team, the IT Policy & Awareness Analyst is responsible for developing, maintaining, and publishing policies (including procedures and standards) within the Information Technology (IT) organization; developing methods to communicate to user groups about WestRock IT policies; and leading the information security training process.

How you will impact WestRock:


·         Research, recommend, develop, maintain, and update IT policies. Work with IT management to ensure policies are written accurately, facilitate the review by responsible parties

·         Manage the IT policy exception process to ensure that risks are known and properly vetted

·         Facilitate communication of new and/ or updated policy information to applicable audiences

·         Assist with identifying and launching of periodic information security training courses

·         Provide periodic status reports as requested for areas of responsibility.


What you need to succeed:


·         Bachelor’s degree in an IT or related field, or a similar level of training

·         An understanding of all information security domains

·         4+ years of experience in researching, developing, writing, and editing IT policies, best practices, standards, processes and procedures.

·         2+ years of experience in communicating awareness of IT policies and training is desired.

·         Possess excellent interpersonal skills, including interfacing effectively with a broad range of people

·         Be a self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team

·         Must be detail-oriented and have strong organizational skills.

·         Knowledge of, and experience with, current IT security frameworks (e.g., NIST, SOX, ITIL).

·         Some knowledge of IT compliance and audit related processes is desired.

·         Proficient with MS Office tools.  

·         Related security certifications preferred (e.g., CISA, CISSP, etc.).


  What we offer:


·         Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

·         Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities

·         An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential

·         A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.




WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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