Administration, Information Technology (IT), Knowledge Management, Operations
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, an international law firm, is actively recruiting an Information Governance Analyst in the Dallas office. This position independently manages the collection, analysis, and reporting of information in support of various Information Security, Governance & Compliance functions, services, and systems. Ensures client audit inquiries, responses, reviews, and remediation efforts are managed efficiently and effectively.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES: 1. Researches, analyzes, and develops responses to client requests for security assessments and RFPs. Prepares evidence collections tailored to individual client security assessments, including generating or requesting updated evidence as needed to ensure scope of collection is within acceptable timeframes. 2. Collaborates with clients, the IT Governance Team, and the Security Operations team to develop remediation plans in response to client findings. Recommends scope and specificity of required remediation. Ensures client findings are addressed and reported in accordance with the agreed upon plan. 3. Performs regularly scheduled auditing activities to ensure firm compliance with firm, client and regulatory guidelines. Analyzes and recommends necessary responses to issues of non-compliance. Ensures proposed responses meet client and/or guideline expectations. 4. Monitors various threat intelligence resources to evaluate and act upon potential threats to the firm’s network. 5. Monitors and maintains the firm’s data inventory. Ensures security rights to firm data are applied appropriately across all users. Analyzes, develops, reviews and updates Information Governance and other security-related policies.
QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Bachelor’s degree preferred. Experience: Minimum of three years analytical experience; preferably in a law firm, professional services, or other client relationship-based organization. Information governance experience preferred. Other Minimum Qualifications: Travel may be required. Availability and willingness to work hours as needed to meet critical deadlines. Ability to generate a large volume of work and pay strict attention to detail. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite applications. Strong commitment to client service excellence and teamwork. Must possess the highest standards of ethical conduct and professionalism. Must act as catalyst for change, drive and own results. Creative and innovative. Excellent communication skills (oral, written and listening) and ability to collaborate effectively with diverse group of professionals. Sound judgment and flexibility. Ability to work well under pressure, patience, diplomacy, high stress tolerance, excellent interpersonal communication skills, ability to prioritize workload and adapt to changing conditions. Visual acuity needed to process and read extensive written communications. Ability to receive and convey detailed information through oral communication. Essential competency processes include language ability, reasoning and memory. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent must possess the abilities or aptitudes to proficiently perform each of the responsibilities and accountabilities described above, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is a law firm created by the 2018 merger of two preeminent firms, each more than a century old: Hunton & Williams and Andrews Kurth Kenyon. With 1,000 lawyers in the United States, Asia, Europe and the Middle East, the firm serves clients across a broad range of complex transactional, litigation and regulatory matters.
The combination brings together two internationally preeminent energy practices, uniting a tier one oil and gas practice with a tier one power practice. It also integrates two deep and diversified corporate and finance practices, strengthening already robust capabilities in capital markets, private equity and structured finance. The firm now has one of the largest full-service litigation practices in the country, with particular depth in the key litigation markets of Texas, California, Florida and the Mid-Atlantic.
Hunton Andrews Kurth brings together multiple widely recognized industry-leading practices, including privacy and cybersecurity, intellectual property, environmental and P3, public finance and infrastructure. Both legacy firms have received recognition and accolades in the league tables and rankings outlets for their work in ...these, and other, practice areas.
Commitment to Our Clients
Our sector focus gives us a perspective on the substantive issues most important to our clients. Our lawyers have a depth of experience in industries such as energy, financial services, real estate investment and finance, retail and consumer products, and technology, among others.
Our mission is simple: To provide the highest quality legal services, together with practical legal and business counsel to allow our clients to assess risk and reward, and act accordingly. Because our clients pursue opportunities globally, we work seamlessly across jurisdictions to bring together exactly the right industry, legal and practice experience.
Commitment to Our Communities
While we focus on providing the highest quality legal services, we also take great pride in our commitment to community and client service. Because we believe that we are better—and serve our clients better—in diverse teams, diversity and inclusion are at the core of our values. At Hunton Andrews Kurth, we remain focused on giving back to the communities we serve, and intend to continue our extensive pro bono work. We are confident in the belief that the practice of law, first and foremost, is a service to society.
Growing from historic roots in Texas and Virginia, Hunton Andrews Kurth now has more than 150 lawyers each in Houston, New York, Richmond and Washington. Other locations in the United States include Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Charlotte, Dallas, Los Angeles, Miami, Norfolk, Raleigh, San Francisco and The Woodlands. Offices internationally are located in Bangkok, Beijing, Brussels, Dubai and London.