Information Security and Data Compliance Manager

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
London, South East England
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Information Security & Data Compliance Manager

London

Your new company
Large and reputable public sector organisation based in South East London is looking to recruit an Information Security & Data Compliance Manager.You will ensure the organisation and its suppliers meet all agreed information security standards and obligations as well as protecting the organisation from any information security risks. You will lead on the development, implementation, delivery and support of information security strategy and ensure enterprise-wide information security risk management is conducted.

Your new role
You will develop and nurture key strategic relationships across the IT department and Information Governance team, mitigating threats to security, enabling data protection and managing risk. As an expert in your field, you will provide specialist advice to current processes and strategies and act as the main contact for compliance, security and data protection issues.

As part of the IT leadership team you will play a major part in setting direction and leading the digital team, developing talent and ensuring best practice and governance.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Proven experience and understanding of the digital agenda within public sector;
  • Proven experience of building and driving information standards within a complex organisation;
  • Proven experience in information governance, security, data protection, security audits, risk management including resolving threats and vulnerabilities within an organisation striving for digital transformation;
  • Strong knowledge of PCI DSS, NHS Direct Information Governance Tool Kit and PSN requirements;
  • A sound understanding of ITIL and its impact around service quality and assurance.
  • Evidence of delivery on complex information security projects and systems with the ability to negotiate and influence a variety of users over multiple issues; and
  • Degree in computer science or other relevant field or a suitable Information Systems Security Certificate

Communication

  • You will be a self-motivated and dynamic individual who is able to challenge and influence others, develop and maintain collaborative working relations across IT and non IT departments;
  • High level, proven inter-personal and communication skills are essential, as is the ability to act at a senior level internally and externally.



What you'll get in return

  • Competitive salary package
  • Career Average Pension Scheme
  • 33 days leave, plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working (including home working)


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