Information Security Manager - Reading - 60,000 - 70,000
The Information Security Manager will be the focal point for all technology related data and system security matters.
The Information Security Manager will be responsible for ensuring the organisation consistently adheres to its technology security policies and best practices.
The Information Security Manager serves as a primary contact for the companys Information Security and DR needs and will manage and support various Security assessments designed to ensure appropriate confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the Companys information assets.
The Information Security Manager will need to co-ordinate and manage the various areas of Information Security throughout the company. They should be able to advise and provide recommendations on the identification and control of risks and be able to produce work plans and reports which can be presented at board level.
The Information Security Manager is in charge of an Information Security Management function, providing line management, dotted-line management of Internal Auditors, leadership and strategic direction for the function and liaising closely with other managers. The purpose of the Information Security Management function, in turn, is to bring the organisations information security risks under explicit management control through the Information Security Management System.
Qualifications such as CISM, CISA, CISSP and CRISC are desirable
Strong Information Security knowledge (preferably with at least 5 years of experience)
Strong knowledge of the PCI DSS standard and how this is practically applied in a complex outsourced environment
Experience of having implemented / maintained a PCI - DSS compliant environment and having gone through the audit process
Knowledge of ISO27001, ISMS and ISO22301 Business Continuity
Experience with current information security technologies, resources and systems
Highly experienced in access controls, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and overall knowledge of computer security systems