Information Security Officer

Claims Recruitment Services Limited
Milton Keynes
£45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Officer

Milton Keynes

Circa £45,000 + bonus + benefits

We are currently looking for an Information Security Officer on behalf of our client - a leading insurance organisation based in Milton Keynes.The main purpose of the role is to be collectively responsible, as an effective member of the Information Security Team, for ensuring that systems of internal control are in place which adequately identify, measure and manage information security and compliance risks across all activities.ResponsibilitiesAssisting with the management and maintenance of the Information Security Management System (ISMS) and / or a Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) and / or a Data Protection Management System (DPMS) that embraces information governance best practice and compliance with relevant legislation and ISO 27001/2 and ISO 22301.Managing Information Security Incidents in line with ISO27001 requirements, along with interrogating the relevant IT systems to establish route cause and preventive actions for IT system related Information Security Incidents.Maintaining and managing security tools and systems.Assisting with selecting and managing third party managed services providers.Assisting with reporting of information security key performance indicators.Maintaining the Information Security Policy, User Guides and Acceptable Use Policies, with particular focus on Information Technology Compliance or Data Protection.Providing information security and compliance advice when requested, ensuring that all policies and procedures remain within appropriate levels of compliance and advising on any non-compliance identified.Requirements2+ years experience in information security.Excellent working knowledge of ISO standards in relation to information security and business continuity, including experience working to the ISO 27001 certification.Experience with implementing / maintaining security tools.Experience of business continuity disaster recovery planning.Working knowledge of the Data Protection Act legislation.Good communication and presentation skills.Awareness of FCA compliance.Keywords: Information Security Officer; Information Security; Information Security Management; Data Protection; Data Protection Management; Cyber Security; Cyber Crime; Compliance; Risk; Infosec; ISO; ISO 27001