Senior Information Security Officer

Bibby Financial Services Ireland
08 Sep 2023
06 Oct 2023
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Information Security Officer – Hybrid based in Banbury. Bibby Financial Services have an exciting opportunity available for a reliable Senior Information Security Officer to join our team based in Banbury on a Hybrid contract. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return, you will receive a competitive salary along with great company benefits. We ve supported small and medium–sized enterprises (SMEs) since 1982 and today we support more than 9000 businesses worldwide. We are proud to help businesses, both big and small to grow and thrive in domestic and international markets. Why us? We re in the business of relationships. Whether working together or supporting our clients, that s what makes us stand out from the crowd. We know our value lies in our brilliant people, It is fast–paced and varied, and we can handle it. We trust each other, take ownership, work flexibly, have fun and deliver for our clients every time. We empower our colleagues to be themselves and grow in the way they want we believe in them and celebrate their success. As our Senior Information Security Officer, we will reward you and your hard work with: Private healthcare for you and your family Company pension scheme Wide range of flexible benefits, such as gym membership, technology, or health assessments Access to an online wellbeing centre Range of discounts from many businesses 25 days holiday which increases with service and options to buy or sell more Electric Vehicle/Plug–in Hybrid Vehicle (EV/PHEV) scheme As our Senior Information Security Officer, you will proactively protect BFS from the most pressing cyber risks by actively innovating to educate colleagues at every opportunity for example, through roadshows, face to face meetings, webinars, social media channels, e–learning, active involvement in team meetings, posters, intranet articles etc. Your responsibilities as our Senior Information Security Officer will include: Liaise closely with the others within Information Security to embed security capabilities within IT and the wider business, including shift left of low value processes, and driving up awareness Be a trusted security partner for the BFS business within projects, BAU or in an advisory capacity. Scan for emerging threats to BFS, assess the risk they pose, and ensure the risks are addressed. Help develop meaningful KPI s and impactful reports for stakeholders. Exploit strong knowledge of legal, regulatory and good practice frameworks to keep BFS safe. Liaise with internal and external audit functions, ensuring smooth surfacing of IT evidence, helping draft appropriate management responses, and helping ensure IT audit actions are closed off as required. What we are looking for in our ideal Senior Information Security Officer: Proven experience (5 years+) of working in an Information Security role Solid understanding of technical architecture and security aspects of infrastructure, application, web, and cloud technologies. Experienced in working within developing digital ecosystems, with multiple partners and environments In depth understanding and proven experience of leading innovative security awareness campaigns to multiple stakeholders. Experience of leading the creation, ratification and implementation of suitable security policies and standards Vendor–agnostic technical knowledge around core security areas such as access control, networking and firewalling, malware, security in the cloud etc Qualifications Security Management / Risk management certifications such as CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC Other relevant security certifications from reputable organisations (EC–Council, Sans Institute, ISACA) There s no place quite like BFS and we re proud of that. It s all down to our colleagues – they make us the business with which every SME wants to partner. If you would like to join us, please click Apply today to be considered as our Senior Information Security Officer we would love to hear from you! We're absolutely committed to being a truly inclusive place to work, where everyone has an equal opportunity to reach their true potential. Let us know if you need adjustments to support you through any stage of the recruitment process. We reserve the right to close applications early. No agencies, please