Cyber Security Manager

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    City of London, London, England

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    Matt Cope

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    5 months ago

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I am working on behalf of a fast growth FinTech company in the City of London to secure an IT Security Manager. This will be their primary IT security hire and you will have sole responsibility for securing the company's IT systems and their digital assets.

Key responsibilities:

  • Development, planning, and implementation of IT Security/Cyber Security strategy and roadmap
  • Develop and implement GRC policy across the business
  • Own and manage the ISMS
  • Advise engineering and design departments form a security standpoint
  • Risk assessment of 3rd party suppliers
  • Recruit, develop, train, and retain a team of direct reports


  • Security first mentality
  • Experience working in a hands on technical lead capacity within Information Security or Cyber Security
  • Experience working in an Agile, DevOps environment
  • Experience working within financial services sector (ideally start up/FinTech)
  • Understanding of security frameworks e.g. NIST, CIS20, ISO27001
  • Understanding of security architecture, exposure to TOGAF beneficial
  • A relevant degree would be beneficial e.g. BSc, MSc, CISSP, CISM, CRISC
  • Strong interpersonal and communicative skills
  • People management experience is beneficial

Excellent working environment, strong salary, and benefits package

Whilst this company is still fairly young, they have significant financial backing and are expecting high growth. The successful candidate will be able to quickly adapt to changing priorities and won't be afraid of a challenge.

The above will by no means be an exhaustive list of responsibilities and the duties of your role will I'm sure change on a daily basis.

If you're passionate about IT Security and are looking to take the next step in your career send me a copy of your CV or call me on 0117 930 9720 today for consideration.