IT Security Officer

Easy Web Recruitment
10 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Security Officer

Our client is a company going through huge change during 2018. They are looking for confident team players with that ‘can-do’ attitude. They offer exciting internal opportunities for you to develop your skills and progress internally within the business.

Position: Security Compliance Officer
Location: Homebased
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 hours
Salary: £Competitive

Closing date: 22nd March 2018
Assessment centre planned date: 27th March 2018

About the role:

Provide the company with the best possible chance of being secure and processing information in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, industry standards and best practices. This role facilitates the company conducting its day to day business in a compliant manner allowing engagements with employees and customers to be secure, legal and compliant.


- Identifying which regulations, industry standard and working practices that the company should be comply with or achieve
- Working with the relevant internal teams and external parties to implement
- Organising 3rd parties to achieve relevant accreditation or certification for compliance
- Producing or manging policy and procedural materials
- Recommending tools and technologies that help security and compliance
- Overseeing the implementation of tools and technologies
- Participating in the cross business working groups for BCP or DR
- Defining and validating BCP or DR processes including measuring successful execution
- Undertaking risk assessments and managing the risk register
- Producing and manging policy and procedural materials
- Drive and lead working parties and teams to further the role objectives including organising and managing those teams as required to achieve the required outcome
- Communicate the vision for a secure and compliant organisation to the business helping colleagues understand why it is important for them to be compliant or adhering to policies and procedures

Essential Skills / Experiences:

- Motivated by security and user experience
- Defining, setting and reviewing information security policies (strategy and execution level)
- Relevant security accreditations (e.g. CISP)
- ISO 27001 / ISO 9001 / Cyber Essentials / ITIL compliance experience
- Knowledge of the information security field
- Hands on experience of information security tools
- Enterprise / internet technology background from a corporate environment
- Application and solution investigating and troubleshooting experience

Desirable Skills / Experiences:

- Ethical hacking / penetration testing background
- Involvement in open source security projects

You may have experience of the following: IT Security Officer, IT Security Engineer, IT Security Consultant, Network Security Engineer, Security Assurance, IT Compliance Officer, IT Security Associate, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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