This role is to support the Information Security Manager, and the other members of the team, in developing and implementing a manual information risk management capability for all sensitive and business critical information assets in order to identify and prioritise risks, put in place action plans for remediating risks to an acceptable level, and balancing the operational and economic costs of protective measures. This will ensure that information risks are managed effectively, with responsibilities assigned for ensuring security controls are implemented effectively, and provide assurance that risks are being treated appropriately.
Role: Information Risk Management Specialist
Salary: £60,000 + Competitive Benefits
Contract: 12 month FTC
Location: Salford, Manchester
The Ideal Candidate will have:
·Practical experience of information security
·Proven track record of implementing an information risk management capability
·Practical experience of implementing an information risk management software tool
·Experience of assisting non-technical users with identification of information threats/vulnerabilities/risks.
·In depth Knowledge of a wide range of Information Security Subjects and the Industry Standards, including ISO27001, required in order to protect data
·In depth knowledge of information risk management methodologies.
·Ability to communicate and collaborate at all levels of the corporation, and externally
·Ability to convey and explain complex technical information to non-technical staff
·Practical experience of information asset discovery and data classification.
·Practical experience of writing information risk management policy and associated documentation Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
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