Job Title: Head of Security Management- Home Based

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    Solihull, West Midlands

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    £70000 - £75000 per annum + CAR, PENSION, PRIVATE HEALTHCARE

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    Elsa Roberts

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    4 months ago

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Job Title: Head of Security Management- Home Based

New and exciting opportunity for a Head of Security Management. Our client is a globally recognised company looking for a Head of Security to join their organisation based in the Midlands.

The Ideal candidate will provide day to day Head of Information Technology Security Management. The role is to provide operational security risk, assurance and security incident management, advising and guiding contract management and maintaining and accurate and effective information security risk register. The role will also require the ongoing maintenance of compliance with both regulatory and contract-specific security requirements, such as Security Policy Framework, PCI-DSS, DPA and ISO27001. As Head of the role will lead a team of IT Security Professionals assigned as Subject Matter Experts for ISMS and IT Security Management.

Salary up to £75,000 per annum plus attractive benefits including car, bonus, private health care, life insurance and a 6% matched pension

*You will be required to obtain and retain SC Clearance and have the flexibility to work on the occasional out of hours activities as well as some travel involved.

Required Skills and Experience would include

The candidate should have a broad Information Security knowledge, ranging from developing and reviewing security architectures through to risk assessment and certification. Excellent communications skills (written and oral) are essential, as is knowledge and experience of ISO 27001 and PCI-DSS.

  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

And / or

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

And / or

  • Qualified ISO27001 Lead Auditor and / or Implementer
  • Certificate in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP)

Knowledge and understanding of multiple Information Security-related requirement sources/standard, examples:

  • The Government Security Policy Framework (SPF), along with HMG and CESG security standards, memoranda and guidelines
  • PCI-DSS, PA-DSS (Payment Card Security)
  • ISO27001 (Information Security Management)
  • N3/NHS codes of connection
  • PSN connectivity and codes of connection
  • General Data Protection Regulations
  • ISO22301 (Business Continuity Management)
  • UK Government Cyber Essentials Scheme

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