Information Security & Cyber Assurance Manager

  • Location

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Bonus

  • Contact:

    Elsa Roberts

  • Contact email:

    Elsa.Roberts@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    ER48_1573487654

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-11


Information Security & Cyber Assurance Manager


New and Exciting opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Information Security Assurance Manager looking for the next stage in their career. As part of a small and well-respected team within our leading financial services organisation, the Information Security Assurance Manager will have exposure to a wide range of information and cyber security controls and frameworks both within our own business and at our key outsourced service providers. Additionally, you will take the lead on several key areas and will have the chance to really make a difference. If you already have a good grounding in information security, Risk and assurance, this is an ideal opportunity for you to further develop your skills in a supportive and well rewarded environment.

Your Responsibilities would include:

  • Support Head of Information Security & Cyber Risk Assurance in the execution of their duties and appropriately represent them within the business in providing effective guidance, challenge, assurance and oversight.
  • Report and deliver Information Security & Cyber risk assurance/review activity consulting with management to formulate and agree effective solutions to any identified shortfalls.

  • Provide input to the continuous development and improvement of the risk review methodology and approach

The Role specifics:

This is a broad information security role and would suit someone who enjoys variety on this subject matter. The bullet points below will highlight the breadth of accountabilities. We are therefore looking for someone who has proven transferable experience in at least three of the five key areas below:

  • Relevant Information Security and Cyber technical experience, including knowledge and awareness of the regulatory environment and relevant legislation, product administration processes and outsourced service arrangements.
  • Proven knowledge and experience of IT Security tools, capabilities and controls.
  • Knowledge of Security Testing tools and techniques e.g. Penetration Testing, Infrastructure Scanning, Static Code Review and Web App Scanning tools.
  • Proven knowledge and experience in Industry Standards and best practice including the ISO/IEC 27000 series, NIST Cybersecurity Framework etc.

Professional Profile:

The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable in information security and be accustomed to working with people from technical and non-technical backgrounds. The Head of is looking for someone who can work in partnership with him and represent security in all levels of the business including working with users and senior management and translating risk in meaningful terms.

Are you the person we're looking for?
Interviews are taking place immediately, send a CV ASAP or to find out more call 0161 924 1415