Information Security Manager

Advance TRS
Mansfield, UK
16 Sep 2019
23 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you want to be part of a multi-disciplined, digital team supporting the delivery of a diverse and exciting programme of work across a forward thinking organisation? If so, this is a great opportunity to join our client.

Our client's ICT team delivers a wide range of digital projects in support of their commercial, operational and corporate activities. They work closely with colleagues throughout the business and central government to ensure that they maintain a robust information assurance schedule, covering all aspects of information security and business continuity.

We're looking for someone with proven and wide-ranging experience in the management of information security, who can provide easy to understand information assurance and business continuity advice and guidance.

Their ideal candidate will be able to communicate effectively across organisational and technical boundaries, will ensure positive stakeholder engagement and can successfully react and respond to challenges.

You'll have:
·A degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or similar.
·Professional qualification (or working towards) such as CISSP, SSCP,CCSP, CCNA, MCP and/or other formal IT security management qualification.
·Significant and demonstrable experience working in an information security management/assurance role.
·Ability to successfully manage a high and varied workload and meet strict deadlines.
·A strong understanding of the business impact of security tools, technologies and policies.
·Experience of effectively managing a security penetration and vulnerability assessment regime.
·Knowledge and understanding of ISO27001, ISO22301, PCIDSS, DPA 2018.
·Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills.
·Effective decision making skills.
·Influencing skills.
·The ability to plan and schedule work effectively.
·Information security risk analysis and risk management experience.
·Excellent report writing skills.
·Strong organisation skills.
·Coaching and mentoring skills.
·This role requires occasional travel to partners, suppliers and off site disaster recovery location(s), and occasional weekend working where network security activities/upgrades are involved.

You'll be:

·Supporting stakeholders, information and systems by clearly communicating information assurance (IA) and business continuity (BC) policy, process, guidance.
·Ensuring effective and strategic risk management of information assets and related systems through the application of appropriate policy, process, controls and counter measures.
·Ensuring assessed risks, threats and vulnerabilities are aligned with the changing needs of the business.
·Providing assurance for the IT corporate governance within the company, ensuring they follow best practice guidelines and are aligned with requirements of the Information Assurance Maturity Model (IAMM)/equivalent, Cyber Essentials, ISO27001 ISMS standards for Information Security Management and ISO22301 Business Continuity Management.
·Managing up to 1 Information Security Officers.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

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