INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGER
Highly experienced Information Security Manager required for a leading Financial Services client of iO Associates. Joining their London or Essex based team, and sitting between the IT & Risk department, the Information Security Manager will support the Head of Operational Risk to bring the company's information security and Data Privacy risks under explicit management control through the Information Security Management and Data Privacy Processes.
* Excellent understanding of security standards such as ISO 27001 & PCI DSS
* Minimum of 5 years' experience operating with in a reputable financial services environment
* Experience of designing and implementing an Information Security and Data Privacy control framework within Financial Services
* Experience of developing information security risk appetite
* Experience of implementing and auditing ISO27001
* Knowledge of enterprise software solutions and cloud technologies
* Information Security qualification (e.g. CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC) is advantageous but not essential
* Excellent communication skills - written, oral, and presentational
* Excellent influencing and negotation skills
* Ensuring Information Security risk is managed within the organisation's appetite
* Lead the development of the company's Information Security Risk Appetite ensuring that it complies with best practice
* Leading the design, implementation, operation and maintenance of the Information Security Management and Data Privacy policies and control frameworks based on the ISO/IEC
* Defining viable information security solutions to protect business & customer information assets
* Preparation of monthly and bi-monthly reports
* Running internal information security audits and training programs.
* Be the subject matter expert on information security and Data Privacy acting as a security architect on projects
If you are an experienced Information Security Manager with a strong understanding of security standards an a minimum of 5 years' experience operating with a high level of autonomy in a financial services environment, please do get your CV across.