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Security Risk and Compliance Specialist

Job Title: Security Risk and Compliance Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Attractive Day Rate
Contact Name: Laura Gallagher
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Security Risk and Compliance Specialist



A leading Communications company, who operate in an Agile, Customer Centric and Collaborative environment. They are currently seeking an experienced Security Risk and Compliance Specialist to join their team on an interim basis.

The Role:

  • Assist in the development and implementation of the control frameworks to meet business and regulatory requirements (Legal, DPA, PCI etc), from concept to implementation e.g. controls design, testing regimes and risk treatment plans
  • Develop and manage our security risk and compliance programme, metrics and dashboard for monthly business reporting
  • Perform prioritised security risk and compliance reviews (internally, third parties and partners) to assess risks and vulnerabilities against established standards and legal & regulatory requirements
  • Articulate findings, recommendations following each security review in a business friendly report
  • Assess and monitor risk and compliance against our security policies and processes
  • Remain current by attending industry events and represent Information Security Compliance and Governance in appropriate forums

Experience Required:

  • Significant, demonstrable, experience within information security
  • Experience of designing, managing and driving a security risk and compliance programme
  • Experience of proactively managing and driving business change through stakeholder engagement and management
  • Security Certification such as CISSP, CISM, PCI QSA, certified ISO27001 Lead Auditor or CISA ( Or Desire )
  • Focused on delivering good customer service - responding to requests within required timeframes, proactively providing regular updates, driving rapid resolution of requests
  • Defining and delivering continuous service improvement, whilst ensuring continued delivery of BAU services

If you would like to be considered for this exciting opportunity, please apply today with a copy of your most recent CV.

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