Information Security Manager

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Network Security

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Samantha Cartman

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Information Security Manager - Warrington

To provide leadership and guidance in all areas of information security and its associated compliance programme. This role forms part of the Cyber Security and Information Assurance (CS&IA) Team and reports to the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).

* Ensure a strong control environment, incorporating security best practices, policies and procedures into all areas of the business.
* Manage compliance with both contractual obligations and regulatory requirements.
* Develop and maintain effective project Security Assurance processes.
* Assist with system accreditation, in accordance with local accreditation standards.
* Manage CS&IA risk management activities.
* Support the internal assurance plan.
* Ensure the business is compliant with Information Security policies and procedures, and in alignment with its ISO27001 and Cyber Essential Certifications.
* To ensure that IT Disaster Recovery Plans are in place and tested, with appropriate reflection of business expectation for critical IT and OT services.
* Deliver security education activities.
* Develop incident response exercises.
* Provide on call support to the resolution of CS&IA incidents as scheduled.
* Investigate any CS&IA Events reported across the business as directed.
* Work as an active member of the Security community to promote continuous improvement, good governance and risk management.
* Liaise with Information Asset Owners (IAOs), providing support and guidance as required.

Candidates must either hold or be willing to undergo UK security clerance to SC level.

Information Security Manager - Warrington