Head of Information Security
Salary £90,000 - £115,000 per annum
Consultant Darius Goodarzi
Date posted 12 November 2018 2018-11-122019-01-11 it UK Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
My client, a respected bank based in London, are looking for a Head of Information Security.
About the Head of Information Security Role:
The role of Head of Information Security is a new role, reporting in to the Chief Information Security Officer. The purpose of the role is to lead the non cyber information security matters for the Bank, including Data Privacy Operations, Records Management, and Risk Management. This will include implementation and adherence to UK regulations whilst at the same time following Group direction. The role is part of a team of 7 but would have the responsibility of 3 direct reports, based in various Head Office sites across the UK.
The role holder will have several key accountabilities:
- Implementing and embedding effective IT and Information Risk Management capabilities within IT,
Policy Manager and Governance of Data Protection, Records Management and Information Security Policies and Standards, Records Management.
Own, develop, implement and enforce suitable and relevant IT information security policies, across the bank, and be accountable for and investigate suspected and actual breaches of information security and data protection, undertaking reporting and implementing remedial action as required.
Engage closely with incident management, analysis and resolution, in the event of a major information security incident. Also performs root cause analysis and leads on implementing additional remedial actions as required.
Lead the (re)design and delivery of flexible and appropriate information security solutions that protects the business objectives of the bank – they need to be continuously reviewing what they do and how we can make it better.
If the above is of interest and you would like to find out more please call me on 0207 509 8040 or apply to this role ASAP.