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Head of Information Security

  • Job reference: 30228
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: Information and Cyber Security
  • Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Package

Head of Information Security

I am currently collaborating with an industry leading business who are looking to recruit a Head of Information Security to take ownership of their Information & Cyber Security Strategy & Delivery. The organisation has a huge appetite for Information Security and adopt a proactive approach to ensuring security principles and best practices are delivered across the entire business.

Role comes with complete autonomy to influence Security Strategy at board level, and will be working alongside CTO, and Business/IT "Heads of" to ensure the effective delivery of Security, Risk & Best Practice, whilst integrating Security into the architectural blueprint for the Group.

The Role:

The Head of Information Security will be responsible for designing and delivering the Group wide strategy, taking full accountability for the function, and serving as an SME for all things Security! This is an opportunity to completely drive the function through a period of growth for the business, taking an advisory/consultative approach to Senior Stakeholders, and members of various business units. This presents a chance for a passionate Security Leader to make their mark on an industry leading business.

A passion for technology and keeping up to date with Cyber trends will be advantageous, as the organisation are looking for someone who can be a mentor/role model to aspiring members of the team.

Ideal Candidate/Experience:

  • Passion for Cyber Security Technologies (Internet & Enterprise)
  • Compliance (ISO 27001, PCI-DSS, GDPR)
  • Security Architecture
  • Stakeholder Management (Board, Technical & Non-Technical)
  • Cloud Security
  • Risk Management/Assessment

If you or someone in your network may be interested, please apply, or send profiles direct.

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