Information Security, Risk & Compliance Officer

Recruiter
RPS Group
Location
Cheshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
21 Sep 2019
Ref
1254775670
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Information Security Risk & Compliance OFFICER

Salary: £30,000-£35,000 per year

Location: Warrington, Birchwood Park

This exciting new and varied role provides an opportunity for the successful candidate, to assist in driving and delivering an Information Security & Compliance program to the business streams on a global scale. The candidate shall be involved in different projects and compliance requirements to underpin our values across the business.

About the Role

As Information Security Risk & Compliance Officer, you will be responsible for assisting all compliance matters in the numerous divisions including supplier audits and site visits, so some travel is included in the remit of the role. The role shall be based in our Warrington, Cheshire office.

Responsibilities:

* Managing documentation to ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations

* Carry out internal audits to ensure supplier and customer compliance

* Working with the business to understand and support their accreditation/certification requirements

* Work with senior management to set expectations and manage compliance requirements

* Responding to client security questionnaires and tender bids for new projects

* Management of security accreditations and certifications, including Cyber Essentials and ISO27001

* Act as Security Controller for vetting, aftercare, UKSV, etc.

* Provide training to staff on security issues ranging from cyber security to compliance

About you

As Information Security Risk & Compliance Officer, you will ideally have knowledge of industry standards and best practices (e.g. ISO27001, Cyber Essentials, NIST). CISSP or CISM is advantageous. You must be flexible and be able to adapt to changing environments. You will ideally hold a professional qualification (degree level or equivalent) and be prepared to seek a suitable level of National Security Vetting Clearance. A good level of technical knowledge including O365, Vulnerability Management and experience of implementing Windows security controls is desirable.

Skills:

* Good knowledge and implementation experience of ISO27001

* Risk management and methodology

* Good knowledge of Information Assurance & IT/communication infrastructure

* Good understanding of technical controls such as Access Control and Authentication

* Knowledge of ITIL best practices

Our benefits include

25 days holiday + bank holidays, Option to purchase up to 5 extra days per year, Company pension scheme, Group disability scheme, share incentive scheme, Life assurance, Cycle to work scheme.

About RPS Group

RPS is a leading global professional services firm of 5,600 people. We define, design and manage projects that create shared value in a complex, urbanising and resource-scarce world.

Connecting with our global expertise we make it easy for our clients to create winning solutions for their communities and their clients. By being confidently pragmatic we solve problems that matter. We make complex easy.

RPS deals with UK Government, MoD, FCO and a range of private customers.

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