Senior Information Risk Advisor

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    £65000 - £70000 per annum

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    Charlie Cameron

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    9 months ago

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Senior Information Risk Advisor

+ Role Type: Permanent
+ Location: Hampshire (Hybrid working)
+ Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 + £6k Car allowance + 10% bonus + 10% DV Bonus
+ Security Clearance: Must hold or be eligible for Security Clearance
* Must be a sole British National for this vacancy

Your role:

  • We are looking for a Senior Information Risk Advisor to provide support to manage and deliver cyber risk activities across a global infrastructure service. Your role will involve:
  • Conduct formal risk assessments and develop a secure by design approach that supports the service.
  • Undertake security impact analysis of changes to the service.
  • Author Security Risk Impact Assessments (including amending review cycle comments).
  • Manage and maintain the Security Risk Register and the production of Residual Risk Statements.
  • Engagement with the Customer SMEs to agree acceptable risk levels across the service that remain within the agreed risk envelope.
  • Provide cyber risk advice to working groups.
  • Enable an effective relationship between the security team and the wider programme to support the delivery of the project obligations.

Your experience:

  • Experience in information risk management with broad exposure to security architecture in public sector IT.
  • Knowledge of cyber security threats and exploitation methods.
  • Experience of common Risk Management Frameworks inc ISO27005, NIST RMF and their application.
  • Understanding of security control frameworks inc NIST CSF, 800-53, ISO 27002
  • Effective inter-personal skills.
  • Customer service orientated.
  • Ability to work alone whilst under pressure.
  • Enthusiastic team player with a proactive approach.