Information Security Governance Officer

Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Job Type: Permanent
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Information Security Governance Officer - Birmingham £40-£50k

Are you an Information Security professional with a focus on governance and risk?

Do you have experience of working to ISO27001 and PCI-DSS compliance?

Would you like the opportunity to work with project teams to adhere to security policy, recommending changes to the internal security policy where necessary?

I'm looking to speak with an Information Security Governance Officer who would be interested in joining a dynamic and passionate information security team within a professional services firm. You will be reporting directly to the Head of Information Security Governance, developing an audit methodology and recording any exceptions to security policy.

They have a well established information security team that covers both technical and non-technical areas, and are looking to grow out this area of their team.

You will be assisting with the overall governance and compliance of the company information security policy, and engaging with all areas of the business to ensure it remains compliant. You will also be involved in incident management process, assisting to identify the root cause and amend policies where required.

They are very conscious to create a collaborative work environment across both the security team and the wider business, and encourage you to develop your skills within this field through work shadowing with other teams and personal development plans.

What have you done?

To be a successful Information Security Governance Officer you need to have a minimum of 2 years experience within Information Security, with a good experience around ISO27001, NIST and PCI-DSS. Exposure to working to Cyber Essentials compliance would also be considered.

You should be able to solve problems you have identified through audits, carrying out risk assessments and assisting with incidents. You will need to know how to look at a scenario and probe with good communication skills to understand a business need, and then apply that situation to the current Information Security policy.

Experience we'd look for in an Information Security Governance Officer:

  • 2 Year's minimum Information Security Experience
  • ISO27001 Audit/Implementation Qualification
  • Strong experience around how to ensure governance within an organisation

What's on offer?

As well as a competitive base salary, you will enjoy an attractive option scheme, generous holidays, pension scheme and training budget to take Information Security qualifications relevant to your role.

Would you like to find out more?

I'm submitting profiles by close of business Monday 20th Jan 2020, so if you are interested please send your CV ASAP!

To find out more about Computer Futures please visit

Computer Futures, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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