Information Security Manager ISO27001 / GDPR

08 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Information Security Manager (ISO27001 / GDPR) - Sheffield - Up to £65,000

Capita, the UKs leading Business process Outsourcer have an opportunity for an Information Security Manager to become and visible and key member of our Risk & Compliance team and provide leadership and guidance in implementing and maintaining our Security, Certifications, policies, standards and procedures.

This is an excellent opportunity for somebody passionate about Information Security and exposure to 27001 to develop their career with our business.

The Information Security Manager will be responsible for the delivery and oversight of information security operations; ensuring alignment to our Group information security framework and specific client contractual requirements; ensure that security risks are identified and effectively managed and be instrumental in our maintenance of GDPR compliance

It's an exciting time to join Capita. We are committed to accelerate and enhance our focus on emerging technologies to ensure our clients benefit from leading digital solutions, artificial intelligence, robotics, open data and Internet of Things. As a leading provider of IT and professional Services to some of the leading companies in the UK this is an opportunity for you to progress your career and build knowledge in a leading and forward thinking organisation.

The role will be based out of our Sheffield offices and ids a Monday to Friday position.

About Capita

We take great pride in our partnerships. We invest in the most innovative and trusted vendors and we build interesting services around them. Interesting in the sense that we can tailor services to our customers needs; we can innovate to transform processes and we can offer wider social value that's important to them

Your experience will include:

To be successful in this role you will need to have an in- depth knowledge and implementation experience of ISO27001 and be our expert for GDPR!. Other experience and skills to include;

  • Good technical/security knowledge with ability to explain issues to non-technical stakeholders at all levels

  • Able to make a pragmatic risk-based approach to information security management

  • ISO 27001, PCI DSS and PSN knowledge and experience

  • Experience of providing information security services to a number of sectors, including, Central & Local Government, Commercial and regulated industries;

  • Self-motivated individual with flexible and positive approach to work

  • Effective and persuasive in both written and oral communications.

  • A genuine interest and passion for the Information Security industry and a keen interest in driving the message that security is a business enabler


  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or equivalent technical qualification

  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) and/or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

  • ISO27001 lead auditor

  • DPA and GDPR management experience

  • Experience of working within an outsourced service provision environment.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional but fun environment.

What we hope you will do next

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Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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