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Chief Information Security Officer - Staines - Contract

Job Title: Chief Information Security Officer - Staines - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Staines, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CB - CISO - STA_1524557701
Contact Name: Charles Bryan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Chief Information Security Officer - Staines - Contract

Role Summary

The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is a member of the account leadership team responsible for all Security aspects - typically leading a team of Information Security Managers, Security Consultants, Security Architects, Security Analysts and Security Auditors either directly or via a matrix management relationship.

The CISO works closely with the customer security lead in relation to all security matters in relation to services provided, future services technologies/threats and service portfolio.

  • Responsible for all security-related policies and guidelines applicable at a customer account level.
  • Responsible for all aspects of IT security, including technical, operational, procedural.
  • Support Programme teams by ensuring technical security, governance and data quality requirements are contained within the solution designs and delivery is appropriately tested.
  • Oversight for any third parties delivering services to the assigned account to ensure they meet required security standards.
  • Responsible for security policy and working practices.
  • Financial management for security budget aligned to the account.


  • Responsibility for delivering a security service in line with contractual requirements.
  • Conducting a security gap analysis of obligations and services and producing a report.
  • Ensure the responsibilities of the Information Governance and Operational Security Teams are met.


  • Responsible for all areas of Security Risk management as defined in the service contracts
  • Communicate risks in business language stakeholders understand.
  • Defining the information security risk assessment approach (in line with customer contract and corporate standards).


  • Lead Implementer 27001
  • NCSC Certified practitioner (Desirable)


  • InfoSec
  • ISF
  • ISC2
  • CISA

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