Information & Cyber Security Manager
One of our main clients has an urgent requirement for an Information & Cyber Security Manager to be based out of their facility in Irlam on a permanent basis. This is an exciting opportunity to join an exciting telecommunications company who are rapidly expanding across the UK.
As Information & Cyber Security Manager you will protect information assets and infrastructure against all threats internal and external. You will support the Chief Risk Officer and compliance team in ensuring the company is fully compliant with UK law and best practice standards for the telecommunications industry. You will play a key part in establishing and maintaining the cyber & information security procedures across the business ensuring they are fit for purpose.
You will be creating & managing a new Information Security Team, and Security Operations Centre (SOC) function. This function maybe in house or outsourced.
The SOC function will work closely with the Network Operation Centre (NOC) function.
You will direct and monitor security policies, regulations and rules that the FFL technical teams implement. Knowledge in areas like information security governance, program development and management, incident response and risk management are important to success in this role.
My client would be keen to speak to candidates with the following expertise:
Working knowledge of ISO27001, Cyber Essentials & NIST compliance programs, and support audit activities
Setup and Operation of SIEM & SOAR solutions
Knowledge of Cyber and Data Security laws and regulations (eg Data Protection Act 2018, GDPR, Computer Misuse Act 1990, National Security Investment Act 2021, The Electronic Communications (Security Measure) Regulations 2022
Previous experience in Cyber & Information Security Management, ideally within the telecoms sector within a wholesale environment
Industry recognized Information Security or audit qualification i.e. CISSP/CISM/CISA, or experience equivalent to
Hands on skill set in cyber security
Experience with cyber forensic investigations
Desire to develop Information Security capabilities
Current, and ongoing knowledge of the cyber security risk landscape
My client is offered a competitive salary with an exceptional benefits package, apply now to explore this opportunity