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Information Security Officer - London - £50,000

Job Title: Information Security Officer - London - £50,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH17024DOS_1537895736
Contact Name: Denis OSullivan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

IT Security Analyst - London. A well-established multinational consultancy is looking for an articulate Information Security Officer to join its expanding team.
In order to be suitable for this newly created role you must be an accomplished Information Security professional, with consummate communication skills and a good understanding of both Cyber security best practice and data privacy legislation (GDPR).

Reporting directly to the Head of IT you will play a critical role in analysing and preventing emerging IT threats. You will proactively develop recommendations for cyber security configuration improvements and will work with the IT department and senior stakeholders to raise awareness of cyber security issues within the business. Experience with ISO27001 compliance and industry standard accreditation (CISSP/CISM) would be advantageous to your application.

Key responsibilities will include:

*Assisting the Head of IT in reviewing the present InfoSec framework and creating a roadmap for improvements

*Developing and maintaining the information security policy and accompanying standards, procedures & guidance

*Investigating security incidents and producing reports with recommendations for any remedial action

*Ensuring the IT department's continuous adherence to relevant legislation, including GDPR, as well as implementing/developing supporting polices

*Managing cyber awareness training and phishing campaigns

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to become a fully-fledged Information Security Consultant within a global highly professional business that has exciting growth plans. This is an outstanding opportunity for a personable IT Security Analyst to join a business that offers a clearly defined career path and excellent benefits. If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please apply with your latest CV in Word format quoting reference ASH17024DOS in your subject line.

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