Third Party Assurance Analyst (Information Security)

£40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
01 Jun 2018
29 Jun 2018
Miguel Follana Ugarte
Employer Sector
Financial Services, Insurance
Contract Type
Full Time

Third Party Assurance Analyst (Info Sec)
Up to £55,000
South London

Your new company

My client is a UK leading insurance firm specialised in general insurance and other financial services. They are currently growing their Assurance function and want to bring in a Third Party Assurance Analyst with an information security background to join the team in South London.

This is an excellent opportunity for information security professionals or third party assurance consultants who are looking for greater professional ownership within an expanding team.

Your new role

The purpose of this Third Party Assurance job is to assist in the smooth running of the assurance function to ensure it is able to assess and analyse the information security risk environment of external suppliers. You will be responsible for conducting timely security impact assessments of third party suppliers, producing high quality, informative reports and providing advice and guidance to stakeholders on information security minimum requirements.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Strong of the Data Protection Act, EU GDPR and associated regulatory requirements
  • Experience of PCI DSS and the requirements of Third Party Suppliers
  • Knowledge ISO standards in relation to information security and business continuity
  • SME level expertise in respect information security risk management processes, frameworks and procedures
  • Undergraduate degree in a relevant field (Computer Science/ Engineering) or Master's degree is desired
  • Security certifications such as CISSP, CISM, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor or CISA are highly desirable
  • Awareness of FCA compliance
  • Significant of outsource vendor governance and security management practices

What you'll get in return

This company offers a competitive basic salary together with a market leading bonus scheme. In addition, you will enjoy an exceptional work-life balance together with benefits such as medical insurance, pension scheme and other flexible rewards.

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