Information Security Officer - Stoke, Up to GBP55k

Recruiter
Premier IT
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

I am recruiting on behalf of an established financial services company who are seeking an Information Security Officer to join their growing team.

The role will be responsible for the development and delivery of an extensive information security and privacy programme for the company. The successful candidate will be required to provide support and advice to the business on all aspects of information risk including information security, data protection and privacy. As well as this, it will be required to manage information security governance projects, assist the business to define appropriate controls to manage risks linked with all information.

To be successful in the role, you will have relevant experience in an IT and IT Information Security role as well as extensive knowledge of Information Security and Cyber risk and control frameworks and practical experience of implementing risk management improvements or performing oversight.

You will be an excellent communicator both written and verbally at all levels, and have a strong track record of building positive relationships at a senior level.

Experience

  • Experience of the Data Protection Act and new GDPR
  • 5 years experience in a senior technical IT infrastructure role
  • Experience in a similar Information Security role
  • Driving Licence essential

Qualifications

Preferable but not essential to hold a recognised information security qualification such as Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), ISO audit qualification or similar

If this role is of initial interest, please apply with your latest CV and I shall be in touch with further information.

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