Security Manager

Job Role: Security Manager

Rate: £700 a day inside ir35

Location: UK Remote

Contract: 6 months+

Security Clearance: SC & NPPV2

Rate: £700 a day inside ir35

Security clearance at level SC is required for this role. The successful candidate must also be prepared to go through NPPV2 clearance as well

I am recruiting a Security Manager for a client of mine who are a systems integrator working on a secure government project. The Operational Security Manager/Consultant will be responsible for implementing the strategy, policies and working practices defined within the Information Security Management System across the operational sectors. Please see below for further details:

Key Responsibilities

  • 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
  • Represent security considerations through assessment and triage of IT & process change
  • Manage 3rd party provision of security resource supporting the OSM activity.
  • Engage as security expert (consultant) with major programmes and change requests
  • Provide timely monthly management reporting on the security posture of key suppliers, and analysis of security related incidents

Essential Skills

  • 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 building relationships with senior internal and external stakeholders CISSP and / or CISM certified or equivalent degree in Information Security