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Information Security Officer – IT Security, GDPR, ISO27001 Job No: JP/P/ISO
Salary: £29,000.00 - £33,000.00 Location: Medway Contract Type: Permanent
Posted: 26/06/2020

Information Security Officer - Mid Kent - Up to £33,000 + Excellent Benefits/Bonus - ASAP Start

I have an exciting opportunity for an Information Security Officer to be of a great team and company that have constantly expanded and looking to stay ahead of the rest.

Due to a promotion in the team they are looking for a skilled individual who can take on a broad role where you will play a key part in maintaining key elements of their current Information Security program and framework.

This will include risk management, security awareness training, third-party security due-diligence, compliance with legal, regulatory and security standards such as ISO 27001, PCI DSS and GDPR. Other parts of the role will include working on project based activities with other team members.

My client offers excellent training, a very competitive benefits package which includes a yearly bonus, modern offices and most importantly career progression.

Skills Required

  • IT Security risk assessments
  • Managing security incidents and processes
  • Conducting internal control assurance reviews and supplier audits
  • PCI DSS
  • GDPR

Basic Understanding

  • NIST Cyber Security Framework
  • Security Incident Response Processes
  • ISO27001
  • IT Risk Management frameworks (such as ISO or Cobit)
  • Working towards any of the following will be a huge advantage - CRISC , CISM, CISA or CISSP

Daily Duties

  • Provide support on security incident management activities and crisis response exercises
  • Ensure security incidents are managed according to established policies and procedures
  • Carry out information security risk assessments, defining and managing risk remediation plans and risk reporting
  • Review the security capability of third parties, reviewing security questionnaires and conducting on-site security reviews
  • Assist with the production of reporting and statistical analysis for security controls, metrics, KRI's, KPI's and updating dashboards
  • Provide assurance of the effectiveness of security controls and protective measures through monitoring, control reviews and updating documentation
  • Support the delivery of information security training, education and awareness activities

Due to Covid-19, my client is currently operating a work from home policy. All interviews will be conducted via video conference.

Information Security Officer - Mid Kent - Up to £33,000 + Excellent Benefits/Bonus - ASAP Start

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