Group Head of Information Security

London or Epsom
£120,000 + Bonus + Benefits
16 Apr 2019
14 May 2019
Department Head
Information Technology
Contract Type

Group Head of Information Security

Up to £120,000 + Bonus + Benefits

London or Epsom

This exciting information security role will act as the central point of authority for information security strategy, policy & delivery across a diverse FTSE100 global business. Reporting into the Group CIO, the role holder will act in an advisory capacity and work closely with individual businesses to ensure the effective and pragmatic management of information security and risk.

The Role:

  • Define, develop and enhance the Group Information Security policies and standards whilst delivering practical assistance and guidance.
  • Establish and lead an IT Security Forum to facilitate collaboration and ensure best practice sharing across the group.
  • Undertake and analyse group wide security audits and shape recommendations to improve compliance and decrease risk.
  • Deploy centrally administered security awareness campaigns and training programmes across multiple regions.

The Person:

  • A senior subject matter expert with a deep understanding and delivery track record of information security standards, related frameworks and regulations e.g. ISO27001, PCI DSS, GDPR, Safe Harbor, Patriot Act.
  • A personable and strong influencer, with demonstrable experience of working alongside and establishing trusted relationships with a variety of senior stakeholders.
  • A proactive and self-motivated individual, able to work independently and lead from the front.

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