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Senior Information Security Consultant

Location: Durham

Salary: Up to £55,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169519

Are you looking for a Senior Consultant role that revolves around driving cyber security improvements?

Do you want to work with very interesting tech at a senior level in a position that offers plenty of autonomy?

Our client is a leading Managed Service Provider in Durham that are looking to expand their leading security team. They’re looking to appoint a Security Professional who will help drive their clients’ systems and procedures.

A passion for cloud technology is integral.

This role is suited for someone looking for a good work/life balance within in a role that allows you to utilise your well-developed knowledge of ISO27001 and security procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver a strategic information security programme and oversee an information security team with a range of governance, risk, compliance and technical skills.

  • Demonstrate strong leadership qualities and the ability to communicate with senior stakeholders.

  • Provide mentoring and support to junior team members.

  • Identify and develop new business opportunities with clients and prospects.

  • Deliver projects including information security strategy and data protection consultancy and assessments against frameworks such as ISO 27001:2013 and Cyber Essentials.

 

Experience:

  • Highly knowledgeable in risk management and information security governance holding “Head of Information Security / CISO” level roles or equivalent.

  • Experience leading and managing strategic information security programmes.

  • Good understanding of information security standards and best practice including Cyber Essentials and ISO 27001:2013.

  • Experience in security policy creation, risk management and audit best practice.

  • Experience co-ordinating Security Monitoring / SIEM services and incident response processes.

  • Currently hold information security certifications such as ISO 27001 Lead Auditor / Implementer, CISSP, CISM & CISA.

Company benefits include flexible/agile working, enhanced family policies, private medical insurance, unlimited holiday allowance, and wellbeing support and initiatives.

The company also heavily invests in training and development.

If you’re interested in this role, send across your CV and a member of our team will be in touch!