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Supplier Assurance Consultant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Security Consulting

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 to £70000

  • Contact:

    Matt Smith

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


​Supplier Assurance Consultant | UK Hybrid | £50,000 to £70,000

Are you a skilled Cyber Security Consultant with expertise in supplier assurance? Our leading recruitment agency is partnering with a renowned provider of specialist cyber security professional services.

Our clients 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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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

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

Sound interesting? Apply now!