Fanatics is building a leading global digital sports platform to ignite and harness the passions of fans and maximize the presence and reach for hundreds of partners globally. Optimizing these long-standing partnerships, a database of more than 80 million global consumers and a trusted, recognizable brand name, Fanatics is expanding beyond its position as a global leader for licensed sports merchandise to now becoming a next-gen digital sports platform, featuring an array of offerings for fans across the sports ecosystem.
The Fanatics family of companies currently includes Fanatics Commerce, a vertically-integrated licensed merchandise business that has changed the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel, jerseys, headwear and hardgoods through a tech-infused approach to making and quickly distributing fan gear in today’s 24/7 mobile-first economy; Candy Digital, a digital collectibles company that is partnering with prominent sports properties, including MLB and MLBPA, to build an official NFT ecosystem; Fanatics Collectibles, through Topps as a cornerstone of the business, building a new model for the collectibles and trading cards hobby with top leagues and players association partners; and Fanatics Betting & Gaming, a mobile betting, gaming and retail sportsbook platform. Fanatics’ partners include all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA) and hundreds of collegiate and professional teams, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs.
As a market leader with more than 9,000 employees, and hundreds of partners, suppliers, and vendors worldwide, we take responsibility for driving toward more ethical and sustainable practices. We are committed to building an inclusive Fanatics community, reflecting and representing society at every level of the business, including our employees, vendors, partners and fans. Fanatics is also dedicated to making a positive impact in the communities where we all live, work, and play through strategic philanthropic initiatives.
At Fanatics, we’re a diverse, passionate group of employees aiming to ignite pride and passion in the fans we outfit, celebrate and support. We recognize that diversity helps drive and foster innovation, and through our IDEA program (inclusion, diversity, equality and advocacy) at Fanatics we provide employees with tools and resources to feel connected and engaged in who they are and what they do to support the ultimate fan experience.
We are seeking a Lead Security Analyst focused on Governance, Risk, and Compliance at Fanatics Betting and Gaming. This role reports to our CISO and is responsible for defining, implementing, training, and executing against our risk management strategy.
Duties and responsibilities may include:
Lead and manage our end-to-end GRC program
Solve large, complex, cross-functional challenges such as implementing a new risk tool
Perform security risk assessments on new or existing products, services, and technologies to analyze controls, identify and evaluate mitigating control opportunities and assign residual risk using the organizational risk management methodology.
Manage risk assessments, gap analysis, certification, compliance, and audit processes
Complete risk reduction projects that manage risks
Coordinate improvement of internal risk management systems, processes, and policies
Collaborate with internal and external audit throughout compliance engagements
Play an active part in mitigating, preparing, responding, and recovering from risk incidents
Performs process-level walkthroughs, control testing, etc. for the identification and assessment of IT risks and controls
Perform control testing
Effectively communicate key risks, findings, and recommendations for improvement with key stakeholders.
Must be open to occasional travel to events and Bet Fanatics offices for various offsite and team meetings.
What skills are important to us:
· Demonstrated ability to partner closely with all business teams and implement appropriate tools and practices that balance governance, risk, and compliance
· Strong executive presentation and communication skills.
· Highly outcome oriented and data driven.
· Excellent influencing and problem resolution skills.
· Positive and flexible attitude to work in a fast-paced environment and a willingness to embrace new initiatives.
· Strong report writing skills with the ability to gather, evaluate and analyze relevant information while structuring material in a logical and coherent manner.
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Tryouts are open at Fanatics! Our team is passionate, talented, unified, and charged with creating the fan experience of tomorrow. The ball is in your court now.
Fanatics is committed to responsible planning and purchasing (RPP) practices, working with its business partners across its global and multi-layered supply chain, to ensure that planning, sourcing, and purchasing decisions, along with other supporting processes, do not impede or conflict with the fulfillment of Fanatics’ fair labor practices.
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