You are currently viewing UK Information Security Advisor (m/f/d) – Lichfield, UK

UK Information Security Advisor (m/f/d) – Lichfield, UK

Full Time
Lichfield, United Kingdom
Posted 6 months ago

Reporting to the Regional InfoSec Manager (RISM) and local IT manager, your first role is to establish and drive Information Security (InfoSec) for UK locations according to all relevant Company policies:

  • Working in close cooperation with all relevant local departments as well as with the RISM (Regional Information Security Manager)
  • Supporting all related business and IT projects to ensure InfoSec compliance
  • Escalating substantial deficiencies or severe security incidents endangering the security of the location

Your Tasks

  • Drive and monitor the implementation and usage of InfoSec related standards according to policies and guidelines as well as to business and customer requirements (e.g. ISO 27001, TISAX, …)
  • Ensure location operational security state by using monitoring tools
  • Conduct and ensure regular trainings, raise Information Security awareness to all employees, managers and third parties
  • Drive the appropriate classification of company proprietary information and adequate handling
  • Conduct or support risk management activities (i.e. risk assessments, business impact analysis)
  • Monitor the development and maintenance of local emergency¬ and contingency plans
  • Advise in all local aspects of identity¬ and authorization management
  • Drive secure collaboration and integration of business partners and supply-chain
  • Drive, track, and report detection and remediation of vulnerabilities
  • Monitor and control the effectiveness of InfoSec projects and implemented measures
  • Monitor execution of InfoSec reviews and conduct local inspections regularly
  • Execute actions and projects agreed on with the location management and RISM
  • Keep location informed about InfoSec regulations, warnings and news on current/new incidents
  • Review and approve Infosec user’s and third parties requests (admin rights approval, VPN requests etc..)
  • Support information security audits preparation such as TISAX

Your Profile

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience within the field of Information Security
  • English speaking, German would be a plus
  • Good knowledge of InfoSec standards (e.g. ISO27001) and related laws, processes (Risk Management) and tools
  • Information Security certification would be a plus (CEH, ISO27001, CISSP…)
  • Technical knowledge in Networking, Servers, Operating Systems
  • Ability to persuade others and raise awareness for InfoSec related risks and threats
  • Ability to balance potential risks and costs of protective measures
  • Diven by passion, curiosity and innovation about (IT) technologies
  • Willing to travel to UK site

What we offer

  • 25 days holiday plus statutory holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Discount on tyres
  • Training Opportunities
  • Modern working environment
Do you want to hear more from our team?


We Generate Technical Solutions
Pragmatic. Versatile. Responsive

Job Features

Job CategoryFor Professionals

Apply Online

A valid email address is required.
A valid phone number is required.

Zip Code / City