Security & Compliance Manager

Job Title: Security & Compliance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: Excellent
Start Date: 2018-05-30
Reference: BH-80516-4
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2018 08:20

Job Description

Security & Compliance Manager – Permanent - Lancashire

The Security & Compliance Manager will be qualified or working towards an information security based accreditation CISSP, CISM or CISA having worked in the security function for an organisation employing 500+ people across multiple locations. 

The Security & Compliance Manager will have experience of using a structured risk management method to identify the critical, urgent and important activities and investments needed to keep business operations, business systems and information assets secured and compliant to the standards expected through our corporate compliance direction and legislation.

Security and compliance for information and technology solutions has traditionally been the accountability of the Head of IT Operations within the UK business. We have developed strong technical security defences but have identified a need to increase the resources dedicated to testing, operating and governance of the information security management systems in line with the greater need driven by both our parent company and the increased compliance needs of our customers. This role is both to support the Head of IT Operations and provide a consolidated compliance and security capability across UK and European operations.

Security & Compliance Manager Experience

My client is looking for a Cyber Security professional to manage security operations, develop a compliance roadmap and help define the strategic security initiatives needed for a company growing through acquisition.

The role will deliver the corporate compliance programme initiatives and necessary projects including GDPR compliance, information security accreditation (IS027001/IASME Gold) whist managing Information Security operations, incidents, reporting and awareness campaigns.

Information Security Governance

Creating an information security regime for the UK business and supporting the Group IT Director implementing the same controls and audit across associated businesses

Lead audit response and recommendation tracking

Risk Management

Implement and operate a risk management framework for IT operations and representing the IT community in Business Recovery Planning and compliance meetings

Security & Compliance Manager – Permanent - Lancashire

Travel will be involved to other sits within the UK.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK