Information Security Manager

S3 Associates Limited
London, South East England
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a market leader in innovative technology and consultancy services related to the HR sector. Client companies include some of the world’s best known brands across financial service, e-commerce and business services. With offices in the UK, Europe, Far East and the U.S. the company employs in excess of 500 staff with a turnover in the region of £35M. Regularly appearing in the Sunday Times Tech 100 listing, this is a rapidly growing and exciting company with global ambition that can provide both a challenging and rewarding career.

We are currently seeking an experienced Information Security Manager to take responsibility for the management of Information Security and maintaining ISO27001 certification across their global offices.

This will be a high-profile and business critical appointment that will build and manage strong relationships with senior management across the regions. Responsibilities will include:

  • IS incident management & remediation
  • IS pre-sales and RFP process
  • Review of IS requirements as part of the contractual process
  • Liaison with internal Development, Infrastructure, Architecture and Product teams in relation to IS security threats, vulnerabilities and recommended migrations
  • Reporting on IS compliance and risk to senior management team

My clients are known for their vibrant, innovative and ambitious culture. To be successful in this role, the Information Security Manager will have to be a strong team player with great relationship skills, able to be flexible and pragmatic in the implementation of processes and frameworks and, above all, the energy to work in a rapidly evolving business.

Our ideal applicant will be looking for the opportunity to step into a high-profile management role; this may be your first experience in line management or you may already have a few years under your belt.

We are seeking a graduate, ideally in Computer Science (or related subject), plus CISSP, CISM and ISO27001 Lead Implementer and Lead Auditor qualifications. Progress towards these will also be considered if the applicant can evidence strong, relevant work experience and passes in at least two of the required qualifications.

In return, my client offers a competitive basic salary, 15% annual bonus potential, Pension, Life Cover, Private Medical Insurance and a comprehensive range of Flexible employee benefits.

If you feel you have the skills necessary to thrive in the role, please do get in touch and I'll be pleased to provide further details.