Information Assurance Officer – FILLED
Job Description: Alderbridge have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Information Assurance Officer to join a leading public sector organisation. You take the lead on and be responsible for information security matters, ensuring that information systems are secure and advising senior management on information security issues and legislation and compliance. You will focus on the formulation, development, and maintenance of information security policies and procedures; compliance monitoring and implementation; investigating and reporting information security breaches; providing information security advice and training; and raising awareness of information security issues and threats across divisions.
Suitable candidates will have substantial experience in an information security or information assurance position with excellent knowledge of ISO27001 and involvement in information security audits and risk assessments. You will be the lead in responding to and advising on security breaches. Knowledge of HMG, GPMS or RMADS would be highly advantageous. Strong communication skills combined with an analytical approach and project management ability are required as are Influencing skills and the ability to raise awareness and champion information security. You must be a highly motivated professional who is passionate about information security.
Ideally you will hold a professional certification such as CISSP, CISM or ISEB and you must hold a current valid driving license.
Start date: ASAP
Duration: FTC 12 months
Salary: £31k – £34k
Location: Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire
Alderbridge Network Recruitment is a niche recruitment agency, specialising in Information Security and IT Security recruitment. We are a professional and dedicated organisation, committed to providing an exceptional level of service to clients and candidates alike. Whether you are looking for your next challenging opportunity or are recruiting for your team, we look forward to hearing from you.