Information Security Manager

Bath, UK
23 Jul 2019
26 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
REED Technology are pleased to be working with a leading global financial services organisation based in the heart of Bath who are looking to recruit a new Information Security, Risk & Compliance Manager.

This role will see you working closely with the IT Manager and Head of Operations to oversee company-wide compliance with both statutory and regulatory standards, focused on information security. You will have significant autonomy to lead internal risk management, oversee risk assessments, coordinate responses and report to the executive team and board to ensure appropriate controls are in place. A key element of the role is managing IT audits against security frameworks such as ISO 27001, 9001, CobiT and ITIL

In return you will be offered the opportunity to work within a progressive and supportive environment that offer great benefits of which include flexible and remote working, enhanced pension scheme, employee recognition scheme, support for training and development, 25 days holiday; rising to 28 days (plus bank holidays), interest free rail season ticket loan and social events

If this sounds like the role for you, please read on!

Key responsibilities:

• Responsible for governance and reporting relating to internal risk management and Information Security

• Managing reviews and external audits from existing and prospective clients

• Ensure compliance with established policies, procedures and create new ones where required

• Act as a key advisor and consult on the risk implications of key business projects

• Creating and maintaining relevant policies and procedures

• Continuous improvement of internal control environment

• Communicating, training and advising on information security and compliance issues

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:


• Right to work in the UK

• Professional security qualifications and/or certifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISA or equivalent experience

• Good knowledge of the latest trends in information security and risk management, e.g. evolving technologies, Cyber risk mitigation, etc.

• Experience of auditing IT environments, either through an internal or external audit role

• Knowledge of security and control frameworks such as ISO 27001, 9001, CobiT and ITIL

• Strong relationship management skills

• Demonstrate a high degree of initiative and a drive to get things done. Work autonomously and pro-actively.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills


• Knowledge of banking and financial services

• Knowledge of operational risk

For the right candidate this role offers a fantastic opportunity to further your career within a global, commercial and progressive environment where staff are valued and every endeavour is made to ensure you are supported in your role.

This is not one to miss!

If interested, please apply online or send an updated CV to . Feel free to contact me for more information and / or a confidential conversation on the market.

Successful candidates will be contacted within the next 24 hours.

Good Luck!

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