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Head of Information Security

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments, Cloud Security

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 to £90000

  • Contact:

    Madison Brookes

  • Contact email:

    m.brookes@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-12-21

Head of Information Security – UK remote - £60,000 - £90,000 + 15% bonus + benefits!

I am looking for an experienced Head of Information Security to come and join my client, who operates in the Financial Services industry. My client has recently had growth in their Information Security team, meaning you’d be able to continue this growth and development within the department from the start!

If you have experience in this area and are looking to join an established, talented team to implement your skills, direct your vision, and continue developing your career in senior leadership, then this could be a perfect fit for you!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Take full ownership and leadership of the information security’s vision and strategy.

  • Oversee the delivery and development of the security policies such as ISO27001/ISO27000, NIST, OWASP, PCI-DSS, and more.

  • Shape and develop the information security roadmap alongside other C-Suite team members and directors.

  • Maintain key stakeholder relationships within the company, including providing leadership on projects and meetings.

  • Manage team leaders and create strategic plans for individual team members, including creating training manuals.

To be considered for this role, you should have:

  • Experience working in a senior position within Information Security.

  • Experience with any of the following or similar: ISO27001/ISO27000, NIST, OWASP, and PCI-DSS.

  • Experience creating vision and strategy for teams within security.

  • A deep understanding of security awareness policies and procedures, including governance, risk, and compliance.

  • Any industry-related certifications such as CISSP and CISM.


In addition to the excellent opportunity, my client offers a benefits package including private medical, dental, vision, 30 days annual leave, a 15% bonus, a pension scheme, flexible working, and more!

If this role looks like something you’d be interested in, please apply now!