Best Practice and Risk Assistant

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a legal practice that provides practical, high quality and commercially relevant legal advice to public, private and third sector organisations is looking for a new Best Practice and Risk Assistant to join their team in Bristol.

The successful candidate will support the Director of Risk by delivering high class risk and regulatory service.


  • Ensure the firm’s information security management system, online Information Security Risk Register and firm wide Information Security policies and procedures are kept updated and well maintained
  • Liaise with key stakeholders and other members of departments such as IT
  • Liaise with external ISO consultants and auditors
  • Liaise with internal auditors
  • Provide improvement initiatives relating to ISO 9001 and 27001, upgrading to ISO 9001:2015 before September 2018
  • Deal with data breaches
  • Addressing any issues in line with legal and regulatory obligations


  • Good understanding of maintaining quality standard, especially ISO 9001 and ISO 27001
  • Legal background highly advantageous
  • Highly organised and detail oriented
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of IT software
  • Ability to present projects with confidence and gripping enthusiasm
  • Sound knowledge of GDPR and how it affects the firm’s technology systems

This is a full-time permanent position based in Bristol with a starting salary of £35,000.

To find out more about the job, please apply with an updated version of our CV.