Information Security Governance Officer - Glasgow

Be IT Resourcing Ltd
From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We’re seeking to recruit experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated Information Security Governance Officer for an established and highly successful non-profit organisation which has an impressive reputation in the market.

Within this role, you will support the delivery, co-ordination and operation of the organisations of the Information Risk Management processes, procedures and activities including working with the wider business areas on Information Assurance activities.

Reporting directly to the Information Security Governance and Compliance Manager your responsibilities with include the maintenance of the Information Asset Framework, hosting forums and educating businesses in these areas. Coordinating and delivering information security education, awareness and culture improvement programmes and acting as a liaison between Information Asset Owners, business teams and associated management groups to ensure full compliance with information risk and security policies and procedures.

You will be expected to have had exposure to the following: Providing information security advice, guidance and training to key Information Asset Owners; Populating and maintaining a central register of information assets; Monitoring and prompting risk owner activities in line with the Information Risk Management Framework; Implementing stakeholder agreed communication and culture change plans including specific activities to address identified key ‘people related’ risk areas;

Meet with and help key stakeholders develop culture change plans that are specific to their business area; Maintaining and delivering employee security induction material; Ad-hoc organisation wide communications regarding information security.

Experience & understanding of: Experience in a business facing security role; Understanding of ISO27001 ISMS operation, maintenance and associated processes; Knowledge of Information risk management practices; Experience of delivering training; Security clearance to SC Level or the ability to achieve this clearance; Knowledge of the HMG Security Policy Framework (SPF) and its supporting guidance; Industry recognised Security Qualification such as CISM, CISSP, CRISC; Experience of working within a technical environment; Ability to interact with all levels of an organisation, including Senior Management and Executive Directors Influencing skills and an ability to take a pragmatic view on Information Risk Management issues from a business perspective.

In addition to the attractive salary, a full range of additional benefits is available including:

  • Holiday Allowance – 36 days including public holidays
  • Attractive Non-contributory pension scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life assurance of 4 times salary
  • Flexible benefits e.g. cycle to work scheme, dental insurance, childcare vouchers
  • Excellent Performance based Bonus
  • Employee Share Scheme access
  • Long term career opportunities

For an informal discussion, please call Sinead Dewar on 0131 344 4786. To apply please email Sinead.Dewar

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