Information Assurance Manager

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Aaron Madray

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    5 months ago

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Infosec Assurance Manager - Midlands- SC Clearance Permanent Role

Our client is looking for an Infosec Assurance Manager to lead on the maintenance, development and implementation of a group level information security management system and supporting compliance policy framework.

Key responsibilities;

  • Coordinate the implementation of information security policies and procedures across the Group.
  • Operate the policy exemption process and manage local variances in accordance with perceived levels of risk.
  • Deliver information security audits to assess the status of information security across the Group.
  • Track activities required to achieve compliance against policies, applicable regulations and internal / external audit findings.
  • Implement and maintain the information risk management framework including risk assessment methodology and templates.

Technical Expertise -should include more than one of the following;

  • Educated to degree level, preferably in computer science or related discipline or related experience
  • Must have one or more of the following active certifications or equivalent industry experience: CISA, CISSP, CEH, ISO27001/2 Implementer / Auditor.
  • An understanding of Governance, Risk and Compliance and its application within a large, complex organization.
  • Minimum of 3 years demonstrable experience in information security, with a focus on management systems, policies, standards, architecture and technologies.
  • Understanding of defence in depth principles.
  • Solid understanding of information security risk management including risk analysis, mitigation, resolution and acceptance.

Desirable skills;

  • Understanding of HMG SPF, JSP440, GPGs, List-X Notices.
  • A sound knowledge of leading-edge risk management processes and technologies, including IRAM1 / 2.
  • Other related certifications such as ITIL and/or COBIT

This is an opportunity to provide key direction in a growing cyber-security function and implement continuous improvement throughout the organisation and the wider group.

Interviews are taking place immediately, to be considered please send your up to date CV ASAP

For more information or any questions, please call Aaron on 01619 924 1382