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Information Security Manager

Job Title: Information Security Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 5-6 months
REF: 15560/001_1553592370
Contact Name: Adam Blackwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for an Information Security Manager to work in the public sector on a 6 month contract based near London Bridge.

Due to the nature of the client, all candidates must have previous experience in the public sector.

Due to the nature of the role, all candidates must have current SC clearance at time of application.

The role does fall outside IR35.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain data security policies.

  • Developing service descriptions, processes and procedures for all cyber security operational services, ensuring compliance to security policies.

  • Promoting cyber security awareness and training across the organisation.

  • Work with business areas to provide security expertise for business and IT project and change.

  • Identify and report on all cyber security risk and issues, with remediation plans to senior management.

  • Taking the lead on security incidents; carrying out robust investigations in order to identify corrective actions, seeing them through to completion.

  • Manage 3rd party suppliers, to ensure that information systems are protected from cyber-attacks.

Experience required:

  • Significant professional Cyber/IT security experience in a government setting.

  • Experience in security architecture, security operations, threat/vulnerability management, cloud security, application security, data privacy and protection.

  • Experience of developing and implementing IT security strategies, objectives and plans.

  • Familiar with information security frameworks, such as SANS Top 20 CIS, OWASP, ISO 27001:2013, Cyber Essentials, HMG Security Policy Framework or other similar frameworks.

  • The ability to manage/prioritise a large and varied workload, take decisions under pressure on own initiative and meet challenging deadlines (setting and adjusting competing priorities in a rapidly changing environment).

Think this could be your next contract? Please apply via the link and I will get in touch with you today. The deadline for candidate submission is today (Tuesday 26th March) and 3pm.