Information Security Specialist - GRC

Advantage Resourcing Company
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Specialist - GRC - Governance, Risk, Compliance
Permanent role - Luton based.

Advantage Resourcing have a fantastic opportunity for an Information Security specialist with a background in governance, risk and compliance (GRC) to work with our high profile client in Luton. Suitable candidates will offer a thorough understanding of the Information security threat landscape, significant risks, technical developments and directions.

As an important member of the GRC team you will maintain the confidentiality, availability and integrity of information and information systems. This will primarily be achieved through identification and recommendation of risk mitigation treatment plans and as a subject matter specialist to support the needs of the organization.

You will deliver your work through a Governance, Risk and Compliance framework that:
*Supports the ongoing alignment of Information Security strategy to business objectives
*Manages the IT risks and IT Audit consolidated report and register, ensuring risks and audit actions are actively managed or exemptions approved by the appropriate authority
*Delivers robust governance processes in the delivery of IT capabilities
*Manages an effective information security risk management capability that assess and reduces risk to an acceptable level
*Implements an ongoing information security compliance programme that delivers assurance of control performance
*Provide a focal point within the business for information security expertise

Candidate Experience
*Experience as a security practitioner
*Experience and knowledge of leading information security risk assessments and IT audits
*Proven experience in writing Information Security policies, procedures and standards
*Experience in taking an organisation though alignment, assessment or delivery of an industry recognised security standard such as ISO or COBIT
*Working knowledge of standard risk management/control frameworks such as ISF, NIST, ISO and ITIL.
*Demonstrable experience in creating a sustainable compliance capability
*Excellent written and oral communication skills
*Able to present risk in 'non-technical' business-friendly accessible language
*Ability to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

One or more of the following qualifications are highly desirable.
oCertified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
oCertified Information systems Auditor (CISA)
oCertified Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)

Submit your CV now to be considered for this fantastic opportunity to work with a well known organisation. You can discuss your application with Jonathan on 01612867351.

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