Cyber Security Specialist

MPH Search Ltd
£35000 - £42500/annum To £40k + Bonus + benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cyber Security Consultant, Birmingham

This forward thinking consultancy has plans to expand their Cyber Security Consulting team as their clients demand greater assistance with increasingly complex threats. They seek an enthusiastic Cyber Security professional with a passion for IT Security and technology risk, and with the ability to combine risk management, strategic thinking and complex project delivery with excellent client service.

This role demands commercial awareness, technical knowledge, mentoring skills and enthusiasm. Client engagements which will involve Security management, strategic planning, governance, risk and compliance, Cyber Risk Assurance, network and application security, incident response, forensic investigation and business continuity.

Key Accountabilities will include Strategic IT planning, Risk and regulatory frameworks (ITIL, COBIT, ISO27001, PCIDSS), Risk assessment and analysis and business impact analysis, Threat and vulnerability analysis, Security organisational design, Security governance and reporting, Security benchmarking, Security policies and procedures.

About you:

• Strong technical knowledge of security, within practice or industry
• Relevant professional qualification such as CISA/CISSP/CISM
• Effective communicator who is able to build and maintain relationships with senior stakeholders and take a consultative approach
• The ability to articulate the risk side of technology and associated costs
• Ability to balance business risk Vs technical risk
• Ability to work on several projects and budgets concurrently whilst also managing deadlines and client expectations
• Strong communication and presentation skills