Information Security Manager

£60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
21 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Claire Tiley
Job Type
Employer Sector
Financial Services
Contract Type
Full Time
0-25% Travel

My client are a dynamic and fast moving innovative corporation with operations spread across the UK.

Due to an internal move, we are seeking to appoint an experienced Information Security Manager to work from their South Coast Offices.

We seek an experienced individual who is not only able to lead and develop the IT risk and data governance plans, but also someone who is able to lead a team of 2 experienced information security specialists.

Responsibilities will include:

Establishing the strategy and direction for the corporation's IT security related functions.

Lead, develop and maintain the IT risk and data compliance management plan across the business.

Manage and mentor supervisors, project leads and/or technical staff.

Be keen work on numerous, complex projects as the IT Security and data protection subject matter expert.

Establish and manage IT control systems and processes.

Ensure that the Group are compliant in all aspects regulatory requirement for both IT security and data compliance.

Escalate issues as appropriate in accordance with published procedures.

Understand the needs and requirements of the business in order to provide exceptional levels of IT Security and data compliance Customer Service.

This is a senior role and you will have visibility across the corporation. The ability to communicate, develop and build relationships and influence at Senior stakeholder level will be critical to your success. Applicants must be able to demonstrate previous experience in this.

Previous experience in ISO27001 and PCI DSS will be considered extremely advantageous.

The successful candidate is likely to have one of more of the following qualifications:

(ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

ITIL v2 or v3 Foundation Certificate.

Past experience in an information security environment, identifying risks and proposing viable solutions.

Other Relevant information security certification (eg CISM, CompTIA Security +).

This client offers a dynamic work environment and they are growing due to phenomenal customer demand. This is an excellent time to join and forge a long term career path. There is minimal UK travel (a couple of times per month).

The role is based on the South Coast.

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