IT Security Specialist - CISSP

Job Title: IT Security Specialist - CISSP
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derbyshire
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Company Car, Healthcare, Pension
Start Date: Dependent on Candidate Notice Period
Reference: SR1614
Contact Name: Sheryl Roe
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 17, 2016 06:44

Job Description

IT Security Specialist

Salary – up to £60,000 (benefits include Bonus package, Company Car, Pension, Health care)
East Midlands Area

We have the pleasure of presenting an exciting new role which we have available with one of our well established clients, this Midlands based client is now looking for an IT Security Specialist with strong security regulation experience (PCI etc) and technical knowledge to join the business.

This is a senior role within the business and the IT Security Manager will be responsible for all IT Security and Business Risk management across the whole company

The Role:
  • To work with internal and external stakeholders to deliver and develop the strategy and ongoing improvements to the companies IT Security.
  • Liaise with all teams throughout the company to ensure that both business risk and IT Security risk is fully managed.
  • To play a key role in ensuring compliance and security regulations are always up to date across all systems.
  • Ensure all IT processes and systems are fully compliant with data protection and privacy legislation.
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 6 years experience within an IT Security environment, ideally within a similar role.
  • As you will be the 'face of IT security' you therefore need to be comfortable working alongside senior management, stakeholders and holding the responsibility for security.
  • As well as a strong background within security regulations, you will also be aware of Data Protection, Enterprise Risk Management, PCIDSS and Data Centre Security.
  • It is essential that you have a Security Accreditation such as CISSP, CISM, ISO27001 or similar
This is an exciting time to join an established business, if you would like to develop your career with this award winning organisation please submit your CV along with your salary requirements ASAP



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