IT Security Manager - Security - Perm - Edinburgh - Market rate

Reference:
CG/12919
Sector:
IT - Security, Security Analysis
Salary/Rate:
Negotiable
Location:
Midlothian
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
15 / 8 / 2019
IT Security Manager - Security - Perm - Edinburgh - Market rate

It’s not every day that we get a requirement quite like this, but when we do it gets us even more excited than usual! A fantastic opportunity has arisen with one of our favourite clients who are seeking an experienced IT Security Manager to join them and lead the governance of the organisation’s security policy and operations in Edinburgh and the surrounding regions.

Our client, a large organisation with a global reach, is looking for an IT Security Manager who can take charge and be responsible for protecting the overall security for the assigned geographical location, managing the delivery of strategic Security initiatives and resolving security threats.

Working in a strong culture of quality, integrity and excellence, security is at the heart of the organisation’s values and they need someone to uphold their high standards. That’s where you come in!

What you will be doing

* Providing reports and analysis to senior leadership representatives to determine overall security of the designated region
* Managing relationships with third-party security and vendors
* Acting as the key focal point for all IT security investigations and resolving issues
* Supervising assigned personnel where appropriate
* Driving a culture of awareness across the organisation and implementing policies for IT security

What you will bring

* Relevant degree together with industry accreditations
* CISSP certified within the last year
* Demonstrated experience of security technologies and expert knowledge of the latest regulations, compliance requirements and industry best practises
* Extensive experience of managing teams and security operations
* Excellent communication skills and leadership qualities
* ICSA and/or GAIC certifications would be hugely advantageous

If you are ready for a new challenge and keen to drive the security standards within a global organisation in a vibrant technical environment where you will be shaping and optimizing the practices for years to come, then I certainly want to speak with you. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits! If this sounds like your ideal career move and you want to be a key contributor towards the company’s future, then apply right away or call Colm Glackin on 01312267331 if you wish to discuss it further.