Information Security officer

Barker Munro Recruitment Ltd
Chatham, Kent
07 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Security Officer


£37500 - £40,000

Barker Munro recruitment has been appointed to recruit an Information Security Officer on behalf of a valued client. Working at the Head Office of a Specialist lending and retails savings bank, you will be based in heir impressive new offices.

The key purpose of this role is to maintain the Information security program and framework. You will focus on core areas such as risk management, third-party security due-diligence and ensuring compliance with legal, regulatory and relevant security standards such as ISO 27001, PCI DSS and the UK data protection act / GDPR. This role will require occasional travel between the UK offices and third-party sites.

Responsibilities will include assisting with the development, implementation and improvements to information security policies, standards and guidelines. Acting as an incident manager ensuring that security incident response forms are completed and incidents are managed according to established policies and procedures, assisting with the maintenance of the IT security risk register, performing risk assessments and forming risk treatment plans. In addition you will be required to assess the security capability of key third parties, including review of security questionnaires and participation in on-site audits, recommend changes to the current processes and procedures in order to maximise their effectiveness for protecting the banks critical assets, data and availability of systems, produce quarterly and monthly reporting and statistical analysis for key security controls, metrics, KRI’s, KPI’s and update dashboards as required by senior management, Risk Committee and the IT Security Governance Committee.

We are seeking candidates with previous experience working in an Information Security / IT Security role and experience conducting risk assessments, security reviews and/or audits. A detailed knowledge of ISO27001 and PCIDSS is essential as well as Risk Management frameworks.

If this role for Information Security officer is of interest, please send your CV to Barker Munro Recruitment Ltd by using the relevant links.