Information Security Specialist

2 days left

England, West Midlands, Coventry
£40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
19 Sep 2019
17 Oct 2019
Matthew Stone
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Specialist

Information Security / ISMS / ISO / Security Management / Permanent / Coventry

My nationally recognised, award winning client is looking for an Information Security Specialist to join their IT team at their head office in Coventry, Warwickshire.

The Security Specialist will take the lead in the development of ISMS based on ISO/IEC 27001:2013 and act as SME in driving the ISMS program.

Key responsibilities:
*Implementation of ISMS - Engaging with stakeholders to implement a set of policies and creation of supporting process, procedures and practices.
*Representing Security with all stakeholders, getting their support and co-operation for policy and process, risk and compliance audit activities and being seen as an authority on ISO/IEC 27001:2013.
*Ensuring stakeholder concerns are addressed and policies are accepted.
*Ensuring risks are clearly explained and analysed, allocating correct ownership and taking relevant action.
*Designing, operation and continuous improvement of ISO/IEC 27001:2013 ISMS.
*Developing and continuously improving security process and controls to support both internal and external regulations and the implementation of the ISMS ISO/IEC 27001:2013 framework.
*Identifying and remediating control "gaps" within policy and processes.
*Reporting to stakeholders on security, governance, risk and compliance.
*Representing Security in relevant forums to move forward on-going security initiatives and define/implement new ones.
*Co-ordinating and liaising with internal and external auditors during security audits.
*Co-ordinating and managing vulnerability and pen testing scope and pen tester engagements.
*Managing vulnerability and pen test corrective activities.
*Ensuring security and controls services performed by outsourced providers are in accordance with agreed standards.

Key skills and experience required:
*Experience of developing and implementing ISMS.
*Experience in security management practices.
*Experience in ITIL best practices.
*Experience of working with supplier partnerships.
*Ability to build positive working relationships and communicate effectively with all levels across the organisation.
*ISO/IEC27001/2013 Lead Auditor/Implementer.

This is an amazing opportunity to join an established but growing company during an exciting period of change. The salary for this role is £40,000-£50,000 plus an excellent company benefits package including a generous company bonus and pension scheme and to name a few!

Please apply ASAP to be considered.

Information Security / ISMS / ISO / Security Management / Permanent / Coventry

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