Information & IT Security Leader - London

London, London
£55,000 - £65,000 per annum
29 Nov 2016
27 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Client is a U.S. advisory client to source an IT and Information Security Manager to be based in London. The role will pay up to c£65,000 basic salary plus car allowance, flexible benefits, pension and bonus scheme.

The key to this role will be displaying a clear balance of experience between IT and information security from a consultative / advisory perspective. This can be either from selling solutions to clients or stakeholders.

The specific types of projects this position will be responsible for executing, includes:

Conduct and lead Information Security Projects, including:

* Information Security Assessments
* Penetration Testing
* Network Security Assessments
* Cloud Security Reviews
* IT Security Technology Implementations
* Evaluate and/or Implement IS solutions and controls to ensure data security and integrity for our clients.
* Submit recommendations to client for corrective action or to support a recommend approach to solving the client's needs.
* Participates in strategic and tactical objectives to include new product offerings, identify additional client needs, and generating new business leads.
* Correspond with a variety of clients and communicate security issues, recommendations, and deliverables effectively.

CVs must demonstrate clear experience of the below:

* Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP) or willingness to obtain
* Experience within consulting or professional services, or at leading industry public companies is preferred.
* We require some prior experience supervising junior level resources in the areas of Information Security.
* System and network administration experience on UNIX (any flavor), Windows 2003/2008/2012
* Knowledge of security areas such as Auditing, Policy, Database Security, Firewall Design and Implementation, Risk Analysis, Identity Management, Access Management, or Web Services is very desirable.
* Writing and interpersonal communication skills are expected to be of a high quality.
* The ability to handle multiple projects concurrently is a must.
* This position may require travel- approximately 20%.