Information Security Manager

30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Security Manager – Permanent – Liverpool:

Yodel delivers 155 million parcels a year, we’re a big business with ambitious plans to transform and become even bigger. If you want to work in a progressive, transformational environment where cutting edge technology will help you to assess your Customer Satisfaction Score and net promoter scores, this may be the role for you.

Information Security Manager role overview:

This is a technical policy management role supporting the Director of Technology Transformation ensuring compliance with, and being the SME on, all Information Security and Cybersecurity matters. There is an increasing demand for organisations to evidence compliance with Information Security and related legislation, especially in safeguarding our customers, clients and employees’ data. The Information Security Manager will focus primarily on ensuring that Yodel complies with those principles and will be able to contextualise technical policies and practices with the practical, technical and operational requirements.

Information Security Manager Responsibilities:

Recommend and make changes to policies, processes, internal standards and guidelines to ensure overall compliance;
Support the administration and management of compliance programs, audits, self-assessments, and systematic reviews of Information Security within the scope of responsibility;
Capture, respond to, and escalate emerging developments, threats and concerns to ensure appropriate stakeholders are kept up-to-date with changes in the best practice and the Information Security landscape.
Audit and report on compliance issues as required by the Director of Technology Transformation
Carry out information security risk assessments, audits, plans and compliance reviews, ensuring satisfactory closure of gaps identified, embedding processes, awareness, behaviours and cultures in practices to avoid recurrence, or mitigate risks;
Escalate to the Director of Technology Transformation any appropriate management risks found as part of such assessments and in the BAU environment, recommending and taking approved activity towards mitigating those identified.
Support management of the Information Security Risk Register where it is affected by Information Security.
Advise on all Projects from Initiation to acceptance into Live throughout the organisation – act as gatekeeper to those projects to ensure continued compliance with industry best practice and all regulatory bodies requirements’.
Be the Subject Matter Expert on Information Security

Information Security Manager experience:

Extensive experience in Information Security role
Knowledge of Project Management methodologies and the implementation of Security.
Demonstrable knowledge of Information Security principles, track record in successfully installing technical policies and assuring the security of a variety of projects.
Addressing information security risks, issues, incidents, breaches, and investigations across a variety of business areas;
Knowledge of Information Security current affairs, with a demonstrable understanding of their potential impact.
Awareness of Data Protection Laws (DPA and GDPR) as they affect Information Security
Ethical hacking and SIEM experience
Technical Business Continuity: Disaster Recovery Planning: ISO27031/22301.

If you are ambitious, open-minded, thrive on challenges and enjoy working together as part of a team, we want you to be a part of the Yodel story.

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