Information Security Manager - North London

Posted 23 June 2022
Salary£80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
LocationNorth London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Reference20979
Contact NameMartin Warner

Job description

**** Hybrid working - this role requires the successful candidate to be predominantly office based, please bear this in mind when applying ****
My client is in major expansion mode and is, as a result, looking to recruit an experienced Information Security Manager
The successful applicant will provide the focal point for all InfoSec elements, both with technology partners and stakeholders.
Responsibilities will include

Building an effective Info Sec roadmap, through budget definition and implementation of fit for purpose Policies, Standards, Processes, and tools.

Assist in defining the vision and set the strategy for IT Risk and Cyber Security
Communicating cyber security objectives across the organisation
Responsibility for all Info Sec aspects across the project portfolio:
Design and build all Info Sec projects that deliver process or toolsets specific to Info Sec roadmap
Ensure that all projects have defined security standards and are implemented as expected
Ensure that all software lifecycle management includes secure coding standards, security validation and testing
Validate that any third parties providing solutions or services
Ensure the effective governance for InfoSec activities
Maintain all information security policies and standards, including regular reviews and updates
Manage an assurance framework to monitor compliance against information security policies and standards across the user base and managed service providers

Manage the operational effectiveness of any Info Sec service delivered via IT managed service providers
Ensure effective and best practice use of identity and access management and privileged access management tools
Act as a security incident responder, assisting in the management and co-ordination of activities for any Info Sec incident, ensuring analysis and effective actions are taken.

To be considered for this role you will need to be able to show experience in the following areas

Essential
Experience in Information Security operations
A thorough understanding of best practice within Information Security and risk management.
Experience with managing third party service providers and business stakeholders
Experience of managing information security incidents
In depth knowledge of Info Sec marketplace and solutions
Good project and change management skills
Excellent knowledge and experience of using MS Office applications to fulfil reporting and analysis tasks
Good technology experience and strong info sec technical background in both traditional and cloud (Azure preference) environments
Experience with quality improvement processes to drive efficiency
Effective presentation skills (written and verbal)

The ideal candidate must hold at least one of the following qualifications:
CISM / CISMP / CISSP / ISO 27001 Lead Implementer / ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

If you are interested to hear more, please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as a matter of priority.