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Information Security Consultant - FTC

  • Location: LONDON
  • Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 Per annum + Benefits
  • Job type: Contract/Temp
  • Job reference: JEMS
  • Sector: Cyber Security, Information Security
Job Description

Information Security Consultant required for financial services firm who are looking to expand their team. The role will be focused on providing assurance within Governance, Risk and Compliance in order to enhance the functions current security state.  

Responsibilities; 

Maintaining and assisting with the development of Information Security Policy and ensuring appropriate authorisation, commitment and endorsement from senior IT and business management
Working closely with other Business Line and Central Security functions and personnel
Promoting education and awareness of security at all levels of the UK business
Developing and documenting procedures for operating and maintaining security controls
Perform business impact analyses, performing security risk analysis and risk management
Conduct security reviews arising from security breaches and instigating remedial actions
Reporting, analysing and reducing the impact and volumes of all security incidents in conjunction with Problem Management
Ensuring confidentiality, integrity and availability of the services are maintained at the levels agreed and that they conform to all relevant statutory requirements
Performing security tests
Monitoring and maintaining internal access control procedures
Process improvement and reporting
Reviewing and investigating Event Monitoring reports
Working with IT line managers at all levels to ensure they are enacting their specific security responsibilities.
Monitoring and managing the IT Risk management processes 
Monitoring and managing IT policies and procedures
Providing advice and guidance on IT matters to 2nd line Risk staff

As an ideal candidate, you will have an industry certification such as CISSP/CISM/CRISC. You will also have a proven track record of delivering in a similar role. Experience within financial services is highly advantageous. 



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