Information Security Manager - Leeds - c£45k

Larson Resource Group Limited
£45000.00 pa + Benefits
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Security Manager - Leeds - c£45k

Are you an experienced Information Security Manager looking to design an IT security solution? Would you be attracted to a brand-new role where you can put your stamp on things?

The Larson Group is currently hiring an Information Security Manager for the fastest growing e-commerce business in Yorkshire. This organisation has witnessed incredible success in recent years and as such require a brand-new IT Security function to be built within the IT department.

As Information Security Manager, you will be responsible for assessing and reporting the current state of security. This will be done through testing, security assessments, and auditing of systems, processes, third parties and controls. As part of performing assessments, you will make recommendations to improve control effectiveness and work with the Senior Management Team and IT Delivery teams to manage the implementation of these changes.

A major part of the role will be to help the organisation become GDPR compliant, obtain ISO27001 accreditation, PCI-DSS accreditation and help meet NHS IG requirements; experience in any of these areas is desirable.

You will be expected to carry out the following tasks;

  • Perform Internal Security Assessments and audits
  • Report compliance levels against security related standards and applicable laws and regulations
  • Manage remediation activities and audit findings
  • Conduct assessments of Third Parties contracts and compliance
  • Conduct configuration and documentation reviews
  • Establish and measure meaningful security metrics
  • Run social engineering assessments
  • Perform vulnerability assessments
  • Coordinate External Penetration Tests
  • Manage external Audits
  • Measurement and reporting of control effectiveness
  • Promote Information Security good practices and represent Information Security on all levels.

What we are looking for;

  • A degree in computer sciences, information management or another related area
  • Broad general IT knowledge (networks, architecture, Cloud etc).
  • Proven experience of information security in a global and similar size business;
  • Experience conducting security assessments or penetration tests in a complex, global environment
  • Experience of conducting and managing IT Audits
  • Knowledge of international regulatory and compliance frameworks
  • Proven ability to work and effectively prioritize in a dynamic and decentralized work environment;
  • One or more Information Security Certifications (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, SSCP. Ethical hacking) are required
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of current information security events and trends

For more information call Jamie MacMillan on *************

Keywords - Infosec Manager / Information Security Manager / Information Security Consultant / Cyber Security Manager / Cyber Security Analyst / Ethical Hacker

Larson Resource Group Limited is registered in England & Wales with a company number 06110626. Registered office address is Windsor House Cornwall Road Harrogate HG1 2PW. Our VAT number is 916 0028 57. Larson Resource Group Limited trades as an Employment Agency when placing permanent candidates and as an Employment Business when placing Contractors (under the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment and Business Regulations 2003) In accordance with these regulations you should have received a copy of our Client Terms of Business. If you have not received a copy please contact a member of staff immediately. All discounted rates quoted are only valid providing all other terms are met in accordance with our standard Client Terms of Business. For more information on Larson Resource Group please review our website *********************

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