IT Security Consultant
Salary: £0 - £0 per annum

IT Security Manager- Edinburgh City Centre

IT Security Manager required to join an organisation based in Edinburgh City Centre. This will be for an initial 5 months. My client will offer competitive market rates and is situated in a truly stunning location.

We require an experienced Security Consultant with strong knowledge of security practices, guidelines and controls.

You will implement and sustain IT security governance, policies and standards across the organisation to ensure that the organisation complies with the Cyber Essentials Scheme.

Key Responsibilities:

**Review existing Information Security audit and IT risk registers and implement remedial actions to address security issues.

**Successfully develop, plan and implement IT information security controls with a target of achieving Cyber-Essentials accreditation with a view to obtaining IS0 27001 certification in the longer term.

**Working with suppliers or partners to perform relevant testing.

**Creating policies and practises to ensure the information security strategy is aligned with business objectives, to proactively reduce the risk and likelihood of any growing cyber threats or attack.

**Identify and evaluate business and technology risks, internal controls to mitigate risk and alternative controls in complex risk management scenarios.

Key Skills and Experience:

**Good working knowledge of implementing/managing ISO/IEC 27000 series standards

** Experience operating in a complex organisational environment dealing with senior members of staff and influencing key stakeholders

** Experience working with third parties to ensure information is dealt with securely.

** Working experience of developing, publishing, maintaining control processes and policies around IT Security

I am keen to speak to professionals who have experience in a similar role, with a broad understanding of IT Security. You must ensure security requirements are being met, whilst continually driving process improvement to ensure best practice.

We are offering the opportunity to create and implement security controls and processes in an truly unique environment.

For more information please apply and/ or call Michael Burrell, Infrastructure and Support Consultant on 0131 510 1500.

IT Security / IS Security / Information Security / ISO / Disaster Recovery / IT Risk / Contract / Edinburgh

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