Operational Security Manager - Remote

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  • Location:

    Hemel Hempstead

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum

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    Tom McParland

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    over 1 year ago

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Operational Security Manager

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Fully Remote

Security Clearance Level: SC

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000

We are looking for a new operational security manager to join our Aerospace, Defense and Security sector. In this role you will be responsible for implementing the strategy, policies and working practices defined within the Information Security Management System for the assigned client(s).

What you will be doing:

  • Implement the strategy, policy and working practice defined within the ISMS for the assigned client(s).

  • Provide regular reporting to assess the effectiveness and operation of the ISMS Manage and maintain security operations in line with the organisation's Security Policy and Standards and Industry Best Practices

  • Review and manage security risk and threat assessment (operational and system)

  • Engage with internal stakeholders and 3rd party service providers on matters of information security, risk and privacy

  • Manage and respond to all security related incidents, developing strong internal and external relationships to promote the early identification and resolution of incidents

  • Proactively manage threat detection and vulnerability management services and lead required remedial activities

  • Manage 3rd party provision of security resource supporting the OSM activity.

  • Engage as security expert (consult) with major programmes and change requests

  • Maintain ISMS, Operational Security and Risk Assurance Documentation set for assigned client(s)

  • Provide timely monthly management reporting on the security posture and performance of key suppliers, and analysis of security related incidents

What you'll bring:

  • Operational Security Manager experience with strong knowledge and experience with security policies and standards

  • Technical aptitude and knowledge across the spectrum of information security solutions and operations

  • Knowledge of IT security solutions and their integration and operation into business systems and processes

  • Experience of security maturity and developing roadmaps aligned to the priorities of clients

  • Experience of building relationships with senior internal and external stakeholders

  • Experience of ISO/IEC 27001 Compliance and Certification

  • CISSP, CISA or CISM certified or equivalent degree in Information Security

  • The successful candidate must be able to undergo a security clearance process.

It would be great if you had:

  • Police or public sector experience would be an advantage

  • Experience of PSN compliance

  • Experience of managing external third party assessments and relationships

  • If you are interested in this role but not sure if your skills and experience are exactly what we're looking for, please do apply, we'd love to hear from you!