Information Security Manager FTSE100 Client

  • Management
  • London

Position: Information Security Manager (FTSE100 Client) Location: Central London, (zone 1) Start date: asap Role type: Fixed Term Contract Duration: 6 months Salary: 75-80K 15% pension 10-15% bonus healthcare life assurance 25 days holiday (pro rata) The Client Our client is an International Plc based in Central London who require an Information Security Manager to manage a team and a portfolio of inflight cyber security projects. Based in their prestigious HQ this exciting opportunity requires candidates from a Plc/Blue-chip background. The Role as Information Security Manager The Information Security Manager observes and monitors the security of all internal and customer facing networks, applications, devices and databases. They establish company-wide security protocols that require user identification and passwords and protect networks from hackers.

They develop emergency procedures for handling security breaches, manage internal communication regarding system updates and provide estimates of budgetary requirements for technical upgrades in cooperation with stakeholders. Duties include; Define and formalise process and procedures around networks/database/web/devices in co-operation with IT and business leaders Overseeing gap analysis of current Information Security controls/processes and making recommendations for robust future state (3-5 years). Working closely with the various departments across the business to understand their current working practices and tooling and assess against industry standards. Make recommendations for control improvements to C Level.

Establishing strategic security architecture using industry standard methodologies and frameworks (TOGAF, SABSA) Implement a security architecture roadmap for delivering new capabilities in a hybrid IT environment (cloud based, on premise) Implement industry standard architectural security processes and controls for current infrastructure, platforms and application development (ISF, NIST, ISO, SANS) Working closely with the various IT functions and other departments across the business, to ensure change management principles are adopted where potential flaws/vulnerabilities are identified. Supply-chain security – assess third-party security, with working experience of performing security auditing and testing (CISA) The Information Security Manager Candidate The client is seeking somebody who is dynamic, engaging, has strong stakeholder management skills, is self-motivated and can work independently. In addition to excellent communication skills (written/verbal), you must have gravitas and be able to demonstrate the following: 5 years Information Security Manager experience within a large Plc/blue-chip environment Experience of implementing of Security standards General security qualifications, such as: CISSP, CISM, SABSA etc Solid technical understanding in order to query and delve into the Information Security and make recommendations, which range from high level risk management controls, down to more technical controls such as encryption and secure architecture. Experience of Implementation of Cloud Based Security monitoring tools Self-motived and meticulous in approach with experience of performing gap analysis and investigations across various business functions.

  Excellent communication skills, with the ability to talk with technical colleagues and high-level business management.   Experience of implementing ISO27001 Experience of business transformational/change programmes

Tagged as: Reed Sec. Mgr.


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