Head of IT Security - CISSP / CISM - Perm - Edinburgh / Newc

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Salary: 75000 Per Annum
Location: Edinburgh

Job ref. no.: IW/12937a

Head of IT Security - CISSP / CISM - Perm - Edinburgh / Newcastle - £ 75k Package

Abrecco specialist IT recruitment consultancy, working with our high profile financial services client seek applications for the position of Head of IT Security. This is a rare opportunity to join a well established, successful and dynamic business at senior level. This is a business critical role requiring in depth technical knowledge of all aspects of IT Security. The position sits within the larger IT Information Security and Compliance department and reports directly to the Head of IT. The successful applicant will have worked their way through the ranks to a Senior / Management position and be comfortable remaining hands on when required, while leading the rest of the team (6 people) by example. This is a multi site environment and you will be required to travel to other UK locations as required by the business, usually once a month. There are a number of interesting projects lined up and you will have ownership these as well as having the opportunity to make operational changes to benefit the business. To be considered for this role you should have the following skills and experience:

Extensive experience in all aspects of IT Security
Experience of team Management (around 6 to 10 people)
Ability to take a hands-on approach when required
Knowledge of perimeter security
An understanding of IT Security Policy Compliance
Experience of Access Management processes and tools
Ability to liaise with other department heads and stakeholder groups
Knowledge of security standard (ISO27001 etc.)

Experience within the FS industry
Appropriate qualifications / Certifications (CISSP, CISM etc.)

The client is offering a very attractive salary and benefits package to the successful applicant. Please submit your up to date CV in Word format for immediate consideration.

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Contact Name Abrecco Consultant
Telephone +44 (0)131 226 7331
Contact Instructions For more information please contact Iain Wyper Tel :- +44 (0)131 226 7331

About Abrecco

Abrecco’s mission is to provide Technology clients and candidates with outstanding recruitment services that they use again and again. Abrecco can provide a fully integrated Technology recruitment service for contract and permanent requirements. It is important that you are happy with our service and we will do everything possible to maintain and improve upon that level of service.

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