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Group Head of IT Security

  • Job reference: 24148
  • Location: Surrey
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Information and Cyber Security
  • Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + package

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Group Head of IT Security -> £90,000 - £100,000 + bonus + package

Location: Surrey

A FTSE 100 organisation is in need of a Group Head of IT Security to join its leadership team to develop & improve the overall level of IT security across the business. Working closely with the regional teams, the successful candidate will be well versed in the practical application of security related technologies and act as an expert advisor formulating group wide policies. Given the highly federated nature of the business, you will be required to take a consultative approach on a truly international scale, influencing stakeholders across every continent.

Requirements include:

  • Previous experience of formulating, implementing and maintaining information security frameworks, methodologies, policies and standards
  • Demonstrate formulating and managing group information security policies
  • Extensive understanding of IT security standards and related frameworks (e.g. ISO27001, PCI DSS)
  • Hands on experience undertaking security related audits to assess risks and ensure compliance matching up to group policies/standards
  • Experience producing a security awareness and education programme, providing practical advice and guidance on security related topics
  • Understanding of information security related regulations (e.g. GDPR)
  • Qualified as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or similar

Reporting to the Group CIO, you will have the chance to formulate group wide standards with a responsibility for improving and maintaining the IT security within the business. This is an exciting opportunity to build out a security capability from a greenfield standing.

Group Head of IT Security -> £90,000 - £100,000 + bonus + package

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