Information Security Manager

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Information Security Manager 

On behalf of our industry-leading client based in Manchester, we are recruiting for an experienced Information Security Manager. As Information Security Manager, you will be expected to work across multiple workstreams, from certifications, assurance reviews, risk management, identifying emerging threats, collaborating with the Technology team, supporting new architectural development all the way to improving Information Security awareness and getting your hands dirty with technical reviews.

The Information Security Manager will be responsible for:

  • Play a key part in the implementation and maintenance of established control frameworks such as ISO27001 and PCI-DSS and other relevant security frameworks, including the creation of policies standards and other documentation.
  • Act as an Information Security consultant to the rest of the business and represent Information Security in key forums, e.g., Project teams, Technical Design Authority, Agile Scrum teams, etc.
  • Undertake assurance reviews and assessments, including 3rd Parties, new technical solutions and processes and produce relevant recommendations and reporting.
  • Understand the business and information risk context, and proactively work with teams to develop architectures and countermeasures which mitigate risks to an acceptable level.
  • Performing information security risk assessments for change, processes, new solutions, etc., producing recommendations and reporting. Contribute to the running of the Information Security risk processes.
  • Ongoing identification of emerging security threats through regular engagement with control and risk owners, coupled with external security trends, horizon scanning and analysis.

The Information Security Manager will have the following:

  • Extensive Information & Cyber Security experience.
  • Detailed knowledge of Information Security frameworks and standards, PCI-DSS, ISO27001 and Cyber Essentials +
  • Experience in managing Information Security in an Agile Change Environment is an advantage.
  • Proven track record of undertaking control assurance reviews against best practice standards and identifying gaps.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills.


  • Remote Working
  • Health Cash Plan
  • An additional day off for your birthday!
  • Company pension scheme and group life assurance

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Information Security Manager – Manchester – Competitive Salary


27 May 2022
IT Security
IT Security Manager
£77,000 + Bonus


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