Cyber Security Governance and Risk Management

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Cyber Security Governance and Risk Management

Salary:£50000 - £70000 per annum
Location: South West, England
Consultant:Kat Gorman
Cyber Security Governance and Risk Management
Job Description:

About the role
Your role is helping customers with high quality cyber security consultancy and cyber assurance supporting customers and clients with the UK Defence Sector.

You will:
  • Create and support risk assessments and security risk management processes.
  • Develop information security management/governance systems.
  • Communicate information security risks recommending appropriate risk treatment/mitigation to a variety of stakeholders.
  • Provide security-related design advice, guidance and recommendations to project teams and customers (following Secure by Design principles).
  • Apply your knowledge and skills to projects achieving suitable security accreditation or compliance with security policies and standards.
  • Work with the wider engineering specialists in delivering cyber assurance to all projects.
Hybrid: home and office/customer site based.  The offices are in Bath, Bristol, Fareham, London, Plymouth and Weymouth. We will consider Full and Part Time applications. 

About you
Please note, this role is reserved for sole UK Nationals only and employees must be prepared to hold UK government security clearance. A requirement of this, is sole UK Nationality since birth. 

We are looking for experienced cyber security specialists aligned with SFIA Information Assurance: Level 5 who must have experience in:
  • Working for Government departments, in particular Defence.
  • Cyber Security Governance and Risk Management
 It would also be desirable if you have experience in:
  • Cyber Security Audit & Assurance (but not full-time security auditors)
  • Secure by Design principles and implementation.
The work is directly customer focused, your ability to present and articulate technically complex work clearly to stakeholders with differing levels of technical knowledge is important. 

Knowledge of national or international standards such as NIST, ISO27000, and DCPP / Cyber Essentials would be advantageous but not essential.

We value professional qualifications and professional registration with appropriate institutions and can provide support and training for you to achieve them. Team members typically hold, or are working towards, CISSP, Chartership, or the Senior level CCP qualification in Security & Information Risk Advice. 

Position: Cyber Security Governance and Risk Management - Permanent
Locations: Bath, Bristol, Fareham, London, Plymouth and Weymouth
Salary: £50k - £70k

Keywords: Defence, Cyber Security Governance, Risk Management, Cyber Security Audit & Assurance, Secure by design, NIST, ISO27000, DCPP, Cyber Essentials, CISSP, CCP, SFIA Information Assurance.

Only apply for this role if you currently hold the specific Government Security Clearance or are eligible for Government Security Clearance.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a Permanent Role
Kat Gorman