ISMS Project Manager Next Fifteen Communications Group plc London Bridge

Next Fifteen Communications Group
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

ISMS Project Manager | Next Fifteen Communications Group plc | London Bridge

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced ISMS Project Manager to join the IT Team in our EMEA Head Office near London Bridge on a 1-year fixed-term contract and deliver the implementation of a global Information Security Management System.

The Role:

Reporting to the Chief Risk Officer while working with the Group CISO and Security Architect, you will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, execution and completion of an ISO27001 aligned information security programme across 1,400 users from the Group’s 17 brands in multiple global locations. To this end, you will:

  • Control and execute multiple concurrent ISO27001 aligned projects
  • Direct and coordinate BCP, training and technical implementations
  • Manage technical implementations including IAM, encryption, CASB and MDM
  • Schedule and lead meetings with appropriate stakeholders and assist integrations
  • Define tasks and timetables, coordinate resources and third party vendors
  • Collaborate with and report progress to stakeholders and senior management
  • Delivery of appropriate services as directed by the Group Chief Risk Officer
  • Produce documentation and collateral to deliver clear guidance to the business
  • Ensure consistency and manage unexpected issues as they arise

The Candidate:

The successful applicant will be a seasoned IT project manager with an MSc in an information security related subject, qualified in CISSP, CISA, CISM or equivalent, and have demonstrable experience of:

  • Project managing large-scale technical implementations
  • Managing project budgets, resources and documentation
  • Managing project timeline through final work product delivery
  • Taking accountability for and leading changes in working practice
  • Reporting, controlling and monitoring risks at a level appropriate to this role
  • Handling day-to-day ISO queries and providing support to all areas of the business

Essential Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of ISO 27001, ISO 31000 and ISO 22301
  • Knowledge of Data Protection laws and regulations and GDPR
  • Ability to facilitate ISMS deficiency analysis, BCP plan and ISO audit

About Us:

Next Fifteen Communications is an AIM-listed group of integrated marketing communications agencies with 17 subsidiary brands across EMEA, US and APAC territories. We employ over 1,400 professionals across 40 offices in 14 countries and our aim is to become the world’s largest and most respected specialist communications group. Our subsidiary agencies span digital content, marketing, PR, marketing software and market research, public affairs and policy communications. All brands operate as autonomous business, allowing the Group to service competing clients.