Security Assurance Consultant | UK Hybrid | £50,000 to £70,000
Potential candidates must:
Ideally possess SC clearance or be willing to undergo government security clearance process
Be eligible to work in the UK and have the appropriate right to work documents
Are you a skilled Cyber Security Consultant with expertise in supplier/security assurance? Our leading recruitment agency is partnering with a renowned provider of specialist cyber security professional services.
We are searching for a talented professional like you to join their team and work alongside some of the industry's top Consultants.
As a Cyber Security Consultant, you will play a crucial role in managing information risk for their clients. Your responsibilities will include enforcing measures to protect and defend information systems, delivering expertise in supplier assurance, and providing business risk advice at all levels.
Working closely with clients, you will ensure the incorporation of proportionate and appropriate security requirements in all procurement's.
Conduct security due diligence on bid applications during the procurement process
Identify and report physical, personnel, and information security risks and vulnerabilities
Provide suppliers with early insight into mandatory security requirements throughout the contract life cycle
Ensure consistency in the delivery of Supplier Security Assurance across the Commercial Directorate
Perform on-site supplier security assessments and ongoing assurance activities post-contract award
Collaborate with stakeholders to identify threats, vulnerabilities, and opportunities to enhance IT infrastructure resilience
Generate accurate reports on Supplier Security findings
Essential Skills & Experience:
In-depth understanding of Information Security and Risk Management
Experience with security audit techniques and collaboration with Legal and Commercial teams
Proven leadership abilities and strong communication skills at all levels
Ability to quickly interpret security information and provide guidance to stakeholders
Desirable Skills & Experience:
Knowledge of NIST, ISO27001, and JSP frameworks
Experience working with suppliers to ensure security in equipment deliveries
Involvement in HMG multi-national equipment delivery programs