Information Assurance Manager

Monarch Recruitment
£60000 - £65000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Manager plus company car/allowance

The Information Assurance Manager will provide management and accountability for Information Security Assurance relating to my client and their clients. Working closely with the Group Head of Information Security you will provide Information Assurance expertise for the business, working effectively with organisational functions to provide authoritative advice and guidance on the requirements for security controls.

Main Duties of the Job:
  • Managing multiple aspects of the Information Security Program, including policy, compliance, risk management and consultancy to the business.
  • Reviewing, maintaining and updating existing policies, standards and guidelines.
  • Engaging with business stakeholders to drive security initiatives
  • Defining and maintaining risk management processes, in relation to Information Security
  • Working closely with Business Improvement function to define and deliver the supplier due diligence programme
  • Providing support and guidance on legal and regulatory compliance to include data privacy
  • Recording in a consistent manner, tracking and coordinating the remediation of Information Security actions
  • Defining and implementing security awareness programme
  • Providing Security and Information Assurance advice and requirements to the business to include

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:
Essential requirements:
  • Excellent security knowledge and hands on experience gained working with standard accreditation frameworks, to include ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials Plus, ISO 22301 and PSN
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles as a means of relating business needs to security controls
  • Proven track record of project management and reporting skills
  • Good all round IT knowledge preferably with a Data Centre Services organisation.
  • Senior level IT Security management and leadership experience
  • To have SC security Clearance or be able to undergo the process of SC clearance.

  • Hold a recognised Information Security qualification (e.g. CISSP, CISM or demonstrate strong capabilities in Information Security Compliance)
  • Experience managing teams

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