Information security manager (CISSP, CISM, CRISC)

Bluefire Consulting Limited
Newcastle Upon Tyne
11 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Manager (CISSP, CISM, CRISC)

Newcastle Upon Tyne

Up to £50k plus £5k car allowance, pension, health & flexible benefits


We are looking for a number of experienced Information Security Managers to play a key part in the continued growth of a cyber security function within the managed solutions group of this global services business. The roles have come about due to the progression of previous candidates into higher level positons.

You`ll provide technical advice and leadership for the internal team and to external customers within the managed services business. This opportunity would enable you to play a key role in helping clients to improve their cyber security operations but your team will also be taking responsibility for the implementation and management of the IS solutions.

Role Responsibilities:

* Lead and deliver implementation and management of cyber security solutions externally within this business stream (Managed solutions)
* Work closely with audit and risk divisions before implementation of technical solution
* Develop people through effectively supervising, coaching, and mentoring staff
* Conduct performance reviews and contribute to performance feedback for staff
* Contribute to people initiatives including recruiting, retaining and training professionals
* Maintain an educational program to continually develop personal skills

Skills and experience

* Awareness of National and International security standards
* The successful candidate must hold or be willing to pursue related professional certifications such as the CISSP, CISM, CISA.
* Strong knowledge and experience of a number of the following areas: Information Security, Security architecture design and implementation , Security assessments (including penetration testing), Identity access management and Privacy, networks and operating systems
* Creative, independent with good problem solving skills
* Strong analytical, interpersonal, communication and writing skills
* Solid project management and service delivery skill (Possibly with accreditation, e.g., ITIL, PRINCE2, PMI, MSP)
* Experience in senior stakeholder management
* Advanced written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills
* Client service delivery and able to manage multiple engagement teams and projects
* Experience in coaching and supervising junior team members
* Demonstrated integrity within a professional environment

The company:

World renowned professional services business looking to expand further into the World of information and cyber security solutions. Massive potential for growth, training and developing top class security based solutions to blue chip customers.

The package

Up to £50k + £5K car allowance plus excellent contribution based pension, private health & flexible benefits. The company pay for continued education professional development to help employees reach their maximum potential.

If this role isn't for you at the moment but you would like to recommend someone who you feel will be suitable we pay excellent referral fees. Send an email to *********************************** with the person's name and contact number and if they place in the role we will send you the fee.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

This job was originally posted as