Cyber and Information Security - Public Sector

London, London
£70,000 - £90,000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Cyber & Information Security - Government / Public Sector
Location: London
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, flexible
Job type: Full time

The company client is a reputable tier one organisation who are currently seeking to recruit Cyber and Information Security specialists for the Government / Public Sector to join their talented team office based in London. The ideal candidate will have deep experience within the government and public sector and will be offered basic salaries rising up to £90,000 initially plus bonus, pension, extras, car allowance etc. This is an excellent opportunity for career development.

Main duties for this role will cover:

* Project focus on Public Sector, from sales and marketing through to defining key functional processes.
* Understanding and anticipating needs based on a strong understanding of Public Sector specific requirements
* Leading and guiding teams in selecting and applying the most appropriate tools, techniques and approaches to deliver work.
* To have a broader perspective of potential issues encountered when managing diverse teams and the strategies to overcome them; have a clear understanding of the firm's commitment to creating a more inclusive culture
* Building business relationships to execute sales opportunities
* Defining a security strategy and target operating model for an information security function
* Conducting security risk, capability and/or maturity assessments
* Defining, mobilising and managing security enhancement projects and programmes
* Designing and implementing specific information security solutions covering people, process and technology

Background and competencies required:

* Significant Cyber Security experience within one or potentially more Public Sector industry areas.
* Excellent interpersonal skills and a track record of developing strong client relationships
* Delivery of client engagements, typically leading delivery using a team of resources and planning and staffing projects for clients based on complex deliverables and programmes of work
* Taking responsibility for budgets, and client deliverables
* Evidence of working with leadership teams to identify, generate, develop and execute sales opportunities
* Broad range of security experience though with a distinct specialism in at least one area, e.g. cyber strategy, security target operating models, security transformation programmes, security change initiatives, security technologies (such as information protection, firewall rule set review, network segregation etc), privacy, security standards such as ISF, ISO, SANS etc.
* Experience of developing bids/tender documentation

Abilities for this role:

* Managing key client stakeholders' relationships.
* Strong technical abilities, combined with business acumen
* Preferably internal or external consultancy experience
* Qualification such as CCP, CISSP, CISM, CCNP, CIPP/E preferred
* Holds (or is able to hold) at least SC national security clearance

If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, please don't hesitate to send your CV and APPLY NOW.