Security Lead Consultant

Spring Personnel
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Have you got experience with 3rd party supplier management or data loss technologies?

Do you have experience with the governance of Information Security within the Insurance or Consultancy industry?

Are you CISSP or CISM qualified?

Do you have experience working with: COBIT, ISO, ISF or strong knowledge of security management concepts?

If you meet 2 or more of the above please continue with your application....

Duration: Permanent (3 days remote from home and 2 days onsite)
Start Date: Asap
Location: London or Home Counties
Industry: Consultancy/Insurance
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + excellent company benefits
CISSP/CISM/Governance/Information Security

Role Summary:

This role is aligned to the UK CISO function and will be working within the wider Global CISO business unit, suppliers and business teams to ensure that UK business lines develop, build and operate secure applications and install a secure IT and business infrastructure.

There will be an opportunity to work remote from home 3 days a week; however you will have to be onsite at least 2 days out of the week in either the London or Bristol office

You will be part of a dedicated team that supports the business in achieving its objectives and to mitigate any risks through the adoption of industry best practice via policy, effective risk management, assurance and training.

The main focus of this role is to manage and contribute towards the delivery of both technical and non-technical change initiatives lead by both business and internally within UK CISO; the role will involve engagement with stakeholders from across all areas of the business and its suppliers.


- Working to the UK policies and standards set by the UK CISO team and industry best practice to ensure the security aspects of the UK markets are implemented and managed in an effective and appropriate manner via the proactive and reactive engagement in change and BAU initiatives.

- Take an active lead to evangelisation of security concepts and promote secure design across the UK CISO business.

- Analysing and producing MI on a monthly basis, establishing root cause, identifying any remedial actions to take and liaising with the relevant team/area to get issues resolved.

- Establish and embed appropriate processes to ensure that adequate security assurance is undertaken in relations to the business change initiatives.

Key Skills:

- CISSP or CISM qualified.
- Good understanding of Secure Development Lifecycles and their application in an agile environment.
- Good understanding of security architecture principles and processes.
- Good knowledge of IT Operations procedures and best practices.
- Excellent stakeholder management.


- Broad experience of security management concepts built up over a number of years in dedicated technical and security operations and / or management roles.
- In-depth knowledge of IS governance processes and practices, including ISMS monitoring and control frameworks such as, ISO, ISF and COBIT, their relationships to other frameworks and their application within a financial services environment or other highly regulated industry.

Duration: Permanent
Start Date: Asap
Location: London or Home Counties
Industry: Consultancy/Insurance
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + excellent company benefits
CISSP/CISM/Governance/Information Security


- Up to 29 days holiday
- Up to 12% Annual Bonus
- Up to 14% Employers Pension contribution
- Employee Discount
- Season Ticket Loan
- Company Shares
- Flexi benefits such as: Life Insurance, Childcare Vouchers, Private Medical, Dental Insurance, Flexcard and buy/sell up to 5 additional days holiday.

There is an immediate start date for the ideal candidate with the possibility of working remote from home 3 out of 5 days in which the remaining 2 you will need to be onsite.

Commutable from: North, South, West, East, Central and The city of London.

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.