iO Associates are currently working with a leading Financial Services organisation in Bournemouth. They are looking for an Information Security Manager on a permanent basis. You will manage the development and delivery of IT security standards, best practices, architecture and systems to ensure information system security across the company.
*Establish strategy and direction for the enterprise's IT security related functions.
*Lead, develop and maintain the IT risk and data compliance management plan.
*Manage and mentor supervisors, project leads and/or technical staff.
*You will work on multiple, complex projects as the IT Security and data protection subject matter expert.
*Establish and manage IT control systems and processes.
*Ensure that the organisation are compliant in all aspects regulatory requirement for both IT security and data compliance.
*Escalate issues as appropriate in accordance with published procedures.
*Understand the needs and requirements of the business in order to provide exceptional levels of IT Security and data compliance Customer Service.
*Detailed knowledge of industry regulatory environment and risk management practices, and thorough understanding of UK legal and compliance regulations.
*Extensive experience of IT and business work experience including managing team(s).
*Demonstrates experience in all aspects of business planning, IT systems analysis and application development.
*Demonstrable track record of delivering a consistently high level of IT security and data protection within a regulated environment
*PCI - DSS.
*Incident and threat management.
*Penetration testing scope approval, including mitigation of risk.
*Supporting the development of security policies governing IT practices.
*Conduct assurance reviews and scanning of applications and infrastructure.
* Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
*ITIL v2 or v3 Foundation Certificate.
*Past experience in an information security environment, identifying risks and proposing viable solutions.
*Other Relevant information security certification (eg CISM, CompTIA Security +).
*Track record of strong stake holder management. Including the ability to translate technical and business terms across various departments.
*Internal audit experience would be advantageous.
For further details on this great opportunity please call Josh Gardiner at iO Associates.