IT Security & Continuity Manager

London (Greater)
£80,000 - £89,999
06 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity for an IT Security & Continuity Manager to join a successful, growing financial organisation who are constantly expanding.

The Role

  • Promoting and embedding a culture of 'Security first' with responsibility for improving awareness and best practice.
  • Leading a recently formed team of five specialists within the IT Security & Continuity team and management of cross-functional project delivery teams.
  • Leading initiatives/projects aligned to the Strategic Security Roadmap.
  • Leading an innovative security team to establish a cloud security strategy and roadmap for a large scale transformation programme
  • Leading assessments of cloud security technologies to enhance security protection
  • Communicate strategic recommendations for adoption of innovative cloud security technologies and techniques.
  • Provide expert guidance to stakeholders with implementing suitable, cost-effective security measures throughout development methodology phases (Agile/DevOps) and DevOps frameworks

Skills & Experience

  • Proven track record of senior leadership and demonstrable experience of managing IT Security projects, IT Security controls / compliance and defining / delivering IT Security strategies.
  • Demonstrable senior experience in a role of similar scale
  • Experience working in collaboration with third-party vendors, external service providers and hosting partners
  • Experience in managing workstreams and leading a transformation programme of continual improvement
  • Exceptional communication, stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills
  • Strong project management and analytical abilities