GRC Information Security Consultant | London or Home Based

Recruiter
RecruitmentRevolution com
Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £90,000 + Benefits
Posted
12 Sep 2017
Expires
10 Oct 2017
Ref
10339
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

GRC Information Security Consultant | London or Home Based
London, City / Home Based
Up to £90,000 + Benefits


We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced GRC Information Security Consultant to deliver information governance, risk, security, audit and compliance consultancy to our varied client base across the retail, insurance, financial services and telecommunication sectors. The role will be based from home or from our Central London offices near Liverpool Street Station with travel to client sites as required. 

The Opportunity:

We are looking to add to our team of respected Information Security Professionals during this exciting time of growth. Ideal candidates will be experienced at leading, implementing or auditing Information Security Standards such as ISO 27001. The role will involve undertaking risk, compliance, privacy and third party supplier assessments, leading improvement projects and conducting security audits. Utilising your thorough commercial and technical understanding of information security frameworks, eco-systems and security standards and the GDPR, you will offer value-add advice and solutions to our clients to support our continued growth. 

Consultancy activities:

+ Working with the client's management and technical teams, undertake risk, compliance, privacy and third party supplier assessments 
+ Undertake information security gap analysis and audits against established standards and regulations such as ISO 27001, SANS CSC, Cyber Essentials and the GDPR
+ Analyse findings and translate needs into actionable recommendations
+ Write and present detailed findings and recommendations reports, providing added value and thought leadership
+ Create and review information security policies
+ Create and deliver security awareness training material
+ Chair information security committee meetings with clients
+ Participate in lessons learned exercise to create recommendations for improving future engagements

Business Development:

+ Represent the business as thought leaders and as a centre of excellence at industry events and special interest groups
+ Leverage existing industry relationships and knowledge of industry challenges to further business development
+ Work with clients to ensure security strategies are aligned with their business objectives

General activities:

+ Support the Account Managers by participating in periodic account reviews to create and review account strategies
+ Continually evolve and extend our ‘circle of friends' such that positive experiences, the breadth of skills, professional approach and flexibility is recognised and shared
+ Support the business in meeting its vision, goals, targets and objectives 
+ Identify additional client needs and opportunities and refer them to the Business Development Team as required 
+ Authoring appropriate thought leadership papers, articles, online posts, and marketing materials
+ Support marketing events and presentations as required


Essential Skills and Requirements:

+ Commercial and technical understanding of information security frameworks and eco-systems
+ Experience at leading, implementing or auditing information security frameworks
+ Knowledge of common security standards such as ISO 27001, SANS CSC, Cyber Essentials and the Data Protection Act
+ Knowledge of at least one risk assessment methodology
+ Understanding of the range of technical controls available to protect the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability (CIA) of data
+ Understand customer environments and be able to work with both technical teams and senior management to identify issues and risks
+ Excellent customer relationship skills, creation and presentation skills
+ Awareness of common attack vectors such as hacking, malware, DDoS etc.
+ Knowledge of common application vulnerabilities and mitigation approaches
+ A commitment to personal development and keeping a current knowledge of the security industry threats and best practices

Valued Additional Skills and Requirements:

+ Knowledge and experience of the GDPR 
+ Knowledge and experience of PCI DSS 

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) 
+ ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
+ ISO 27001 Lead Auditor or Internal Auditor 
+ Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)

Valued Additional Qualifications:

+ IAPP CIPP/E
+ IAPP CIPM
+ PCI DSS QSA or ISA
+ Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), GIAC Systems and Network Auditor (GSNA), International Register of Certificated Auditors (IRCA), Information Security Management System Auditor (ISMS) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) 

What we offer:

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, continued development and the opportunity to work in a supportive and pragmatic culture. Working as part of an established and thought-leading Consultancy will allow you to make a real impact on the service provision to our clients and the growth of our business, which in turn will lead to future career progression opportunities for our outstanding talent. 

Company Description: 

We are an information audit, risk, security and compliance company supplying professional services across a broad range of sectors. The Company was initially formed in 2008 to specialise in payment security and has since grown organically into a highly respected thought-leading information risk, cyber security and compliance consultancy. 

By combining creative thinking, selective hiring, passionate vision and exceptional service, our small and highly experienced team provides a commercially balanced blend of strategic and tactical advice, technical assessments and assurance & audit services. We supply to companies across many sectors including retail, insurance, financial services and telecommunication.

Given our ability to generate recurring revenue over multi-year client contracts and the success of our compliance management platform, we have set ambitious annual growth targets of 30% each year for the foreseeable future.

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