Head of Information Security

A well-established business is looking for an accomplished Head of Information Security to join its team based in Potters Bar, Hertfordshire. Please note this is an office-based role, so you will work from the office 5 days per week.

In this role of significant responsibility, you will design and lead the information security strategy for the organisation. Supported by a Cyber Security Analyst you will provide InfoSec expertise, ensuring that the business has a secure, resilient and robust technology estate, and will also ensure that effective security governance policies and procedures are in place.

In order to be suitable for this role, you must be a highly capable information security leader with a proven track record of delivering secure, compliant and robust systems and procedures. CISSP or similar accreditation would be highly advantageous to your application.

You will strive to continually harden and enhance the organisation’s IT systems and approach to cyber security and will be effective at managing relationships with third party suppliers and external auditors. You will also be responsible for Data Protection and governance issues, liaising with the UK Information Commission for Data Protection, if required.  

In addition to this, you will deliver awareness training, enhance and test the businesses disaster recovery, continuity and incident response plans, and carry our internal audits for the InfoSec governance frameworks.   

IT Security
Contact Name:
Denis O'Sullivan