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Advertiser: Networking People

Job Title: Director OF Information & Cyber Security - Cloud S
Rate:£110K.00 to £120K. Per Year
Description: Fantastic opportunity for a Director of Cyber Security. This is a remote home based role with travel as required.

You will be accountable for protecting both the business and clients from security threats and vulnerabilities. You will be responsible for creating, setting and ensuring adherence to the Information Security strategy and management of the total security threat landscape. This includes responsibility for effective cyber security management and driving relevant improvement programmes, ensuring these are clearly understood and met company wide.

In addition to the ongoing cyber security management responsibilities, you will also be responsible for ensuring the propositions, solutions, projects and services effectively meet IS Security standards, aligned with best practice for the industry, and ensuring the contractual obligations are met, minimising any potential Information security vulnerabilities and threats for any customers. This includes defining the technical security standards and tools required in order to deliver security by design in the solutions and services to clients as well as across the internal infrastructure and systems.

This role will work across the whole business including the executive leadership team, influencing strategy and approach across the business.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide input and direction to the Executive Leadership Team and the wider business in relation to IT & Cyber Security risks and best practice and working closely with the Assurance team, address the regulatory and statutory compliance requirements and industry best practice
* Lead the creation, implementation and delivery of an effective Information & Cyber Security strategy for the business including creation and on-going management of all related Policies and Procedures, delivery, measurement and reporting.
* Management and leadership of the Information & Cyber Security function, ensuring the operational delivery of all aspects of security are met
* Working alongside the Assurance team, ensuring a framework for regular detailed Information Security & Cyber risk assessments and own the planning & implementation actions necessary to minimise threats and vulnerabilities.
* Leading and shaping the cyber security contributions to presales and major bids, ensuring effective, appropriately secure solutions, undertaking client presentations and engagements as necessary
* Providing thought leadership on the latest IT Security innovations and keeping abreast of latest cyber security technologies, risks and industry best practice to mitigate or manage these giving the business a voice in the industry in relation to this.

Essential Experience:

* Must be forward thinking and keep abreast of emerging IS & Cyber Security risks and the changing threat landscape facing UK companies
* Extensive experience at enterprise level of implementing an effective security strategy to protect both business and customer assets and information in a regulated industry and/or IT service provider.
* Extensive experience of influencing stakeholders at a senior level within complex infrastructure and systems environments with some customer facing responsibilities
* Substantial experience of designing and implementing IT & Cyber security best practice for on-premise, hosted and private and public cloud solutions as well as IT systems
* Experience of driving culture change in a multi-site organisation
* Experience of budget planning, ownership and cost control and management

Networking People (UK) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Skills Required: Director OF Information & Cyber Security - Cloud Services
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP
Contact: Nik Patel Contact E-mail: Click
Contact Tel: Contact Fax: 020 7953 0001
Reference: BBBH12694 Added: 19-02-2021
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