Information Security Manager

Wales, Cardiff
£45,000 - £55,000 per annum
31 Oct 2018
14 Nov 2018
Amarinder Bajwa
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type
Contract / Interim

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading business as an Information Security Manager based in Cardiff

Client Details

A leading organisation looking for an Information Security Manager based in Cardiff


The successful Information Security Manager will be responsible for ensuring the security of the organisations information and applications

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop, lead on, and deliver a number of critical cyber security and information risk management initiatives
  • Support projects around data classification, retention & archiving and cloud security programs
  • Defining, setting and documenting security architecture - principles, processes and technology
  • Monitoring compliance in relation to security architecture.
  • Act as the lead on a number of security work streams
  • Investigation, management, solution and implementation of security related incidents.
  • IT Disaster Recovery, compliance management and also the management of various suppliers
  • Delivers an Enterprise Wide Data Classification program
  • Drives forward security best practice - Access Management, Cryptography, Cloud Computing and Storage, Data Governance etc
  • Formal risk assessments against applications, processes and solutions
  • Continuously improve and enhance the cyber security framework based on leading standards - CIS Critical Controls, COBIT5, ISO 27001
  • Manage key compliance programs - ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, HIPPA, GLBA, Global Data Protection Regulations, EU Privacy Directives
  • Reporting
  • Maintain a testing program
  • Penetration testing


The person:

  • Experience of Information Security
  • Experience in performing security audits, risk assessments, assurance work and self-assessments
  • Experience of implementing ISO 27001
  • Experience of penetration testing
  • CREST, CHECK and OSCP - desirable
  • Experience of Security Architecture design
  • Experience in enterprise security design - MS Azure, Amazon Cloud Services, Solaris, Linux, Windows, Avaya, and leading ERP solutions
  • Cyber forensics & forensic integrity

Job Offer

£45,000 - £55,000 based on experience + package

18 Month FTC