Compliance Manager

Quest Employment
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Quest Employment are recruiting for an experienced Compliance Manager to join a National Debt Recovery firm, based in Northampton.

The role will focus on the implementation of their Information Security Management System including the ongoing design, management, & maintenance of that system.

The successful applicant should have good working knowledge of ISO standards and be able to demonstrate competencies appropriate to the implementation of a management system or similar system.

Benefits Include - free parking, pension, christmas club, childcare, cycle and healthcare schemes.

  • Salary is £30,000 p/a plus benefits.
  • 35 Hours per week.

Main responsibilities:

  • Maintain, administer and develop the ISO27001 Information Security Management System ensuring compliance with the standard
  • Liaising with BSI for 27001 surveillance visits
  • Ensure that policies, procedures and processes are met to the requirements of 27001
  • Co-ordinating and managing communications arising from Internal Audit and Surveillance Visits.
  • Ensuring that outstanding actions arising from Surveillance visits are carried out and closed out
  • Maintaining Compliance reporting register and all 27001 documents
  • Identifying information security risks
  • Designing Controls
  • Monitoring and reporting on the effectiveness of those controls and resolving compliance difficulties as they occur
  • Carrying out internal audits (training will be given)
  • Ensuring compliance changes for new regulations
  • Designing, maintaining, running, and improving staff training and promoting awareness culture for continuous improvement
  • Administration duties for both Information Security Committee meetings and Management Review Meetings
  • Attending other offices to ensure compliance is being met
  • Assisting with maintaining a disaster recovery/business continuity planork on other standards will be required after an initial period - in particular ISO 22301

Essential skills/competencies

  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Methodical and meticulous approach to work and with good organisational skills
  • Report writing
  • Good communicator - both oral, writing and preferably presenting skills
  • Innovative
  • Good computer skills
  • Confident manner
  • Willingness to learn and attend relevant training courses

Desirable skills:

  • Experience in ISO Accreditation standards or equivalent risk discipline would be desirable, though is less essential as someone who has an interest in standards and has a fastidious approach to their work
  • Internal auditing
  • Driving licence
  • Knowledge of the Data Protection Act

Training will be provided

Applicants, please provide a covering letter outlining your experience or competencies appropriate to the implementation of a management system or similar system.

Should you not have this experience, please outline similar qualities or skills