Information Security Officer

Six Degrees Group
20000.00 GBP Annual
13 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type

Six Degrees is looking for an entry level information security candidate with a basic understanding of security principles and technical knowledge.

The purpose of this role is to manage the Business Management Framework including ISO27001:2013 and ISO9001:2015 compliance requirements. At the discretion of the company, this role and its duties may develop as the company evolves and undertakes further compliance and certification

  • Maintain Six Degrees' certifications.
  • Responsible for documentation generation and management.
  • Provide assistance to the Information Security teams within the business; support security monitoring and auditing activities.
  • Maintain, communicate and promote compliance with Six Degrees Business Management standards and compliance framework.
  • Manage information security awareness training programs for all employees, contractors and others (as necessary).
  • Work directly within the business structure to facilitate the Risk Management process; assist with information asset management, data retention and protection.
  • Prepare Six Degrees for bi-annual external audits and conduct internal auditing in accordance with the audit schedule.
  • Stay abreast of regulations and legislation that could affect Six Degrees; manage the relationships with any supervisory bodies or regulatory bodies that engage with the company.
  • Conduct Due Diligence checks with suppliers and support the 'tender' process within the business; able to provide information to the Sales team in a timely manner.


  • Excellent organisational and time management abilities, able to cope with conflicting demands and prioritise task streams.
  • Effective communication skills including written and presentation skills.
  • Ability to create and maintain accurate and organised procedural documentation including spreadsheets, word documents and learn risk management software.
  • To demonstrate a positive, professional and enthusiastic attitude when engaging with clients or representing Six Degrees.
  • To be commercial aware and look for potential revenue opportunities within the existing client base during day-to- day activities.
  • Able to effectively manage 3 rd party relationships with the best interests of Six Degrees foremost in the process.
  • Knowledge of ISO27001:2013, industry regulations and government legislation.
  • Experience and knowledge of basic security principles.
  • Problem analysis and solving
  • Planning and organisation
  • Assertiveness
  • Attention to detail
  • Stress tolerance
  • Multi-tasking
  • Teamwork
  • Influencing skills
  • Continual Service Improvement ethos
  • Time keeping