Cyber Security Manager

70000.00 - 78000.00 GBP Annual
28 Mar 2024
25 Apr 2024
Job Type
Cyber Security
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

We are recruiting for a Cyber Security Manager to join our IT Department. You will work as part of the IT Operations team to ensure the business is protected from cyber threats, is able to respond to and recover from incidents, and operates within an appropriate cyber security management framework. Take the lead and provide a focal point for all cyber security matters.


  • Supporting the IT leadership team in developing and delivering a cyber security strategy and roadmap.
  • Developing and managing the cyber security management program closely aligned with agreed Security Standards and other industry frameworks that takes into account the Groups business objectives, technology roadmap, legal and regulatory compliance considerations.
  • To develop, maintain and update the cyber security policies and accompanying standards, procedures and guidance.
  • Responsible for ensuring that cyber security controls are defined and developed to operate effectively and compliantly.
  • Responsible for the PCI DSS compliance programme and working with all parts of the business to ensure Stonegate remains compliant at all times.
  • Carry out periodic testing of cyber security controls and processes implemented across the business to evaluate effectiveness in mitigating risks to the business within appetite levels.
  • Development and management of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), Management Information (MI).
  • Responsible for managing, on behalf of any development projects, any penetration testing requirements, engaging with third parties, internal technology teams, and the business to remediate significant risks/issues identified before go–live.
  • Responsible for the overall management and delivery of cyber security activities including oversight of outsourced Security Operations Centre and other Managed Security Services Providers.
  • Ensure suspected and actual security incidents are detected and responded to promptly and effectively using both internal resources and specialist third parties.
  • Ensure adopted cyber security technologies are operating as designed, remain effective, and are reviewed regularly for potential improvements.
  • Champion new technologies to continue improving the organisation's overall cyber security posture.
  • Sponsor, oversee and guide the delivery of cyber security projects.
  • Custodian of the group cyber security education and awareness program. Coach and Mentor the Security Analysts with developing educational and improvement programs that meet standards and control requirements.

Person Specification: Skills, Knowledge & Qualifications:


  • Conversant in the latest developments and technologies in Cyber Security.
  • Knowledge of cyber security standards e.g. CIS CSC, NIST CSF, CE Plus etc
  • Working knowledge of Cloud Security best practices, frameworks and compliance.
  • Practical experience managing security solutions and technology including the Microsoft security stack
  • Good understanding of other technical security solution concepts
  • Practical experience of achieving and maintaining compliance with PCI DSS
  • Must be degree educated, ideally in an information security or IT related discipline


  • Good understanding of cyber risk management e.g. ISO27001
  • Good understanding of GDPR and it's practical implementation
  • Preferred professional qualifications would include:
    • ISC2 – CISSP
  • Experience of working in the retail or hospitality industry

What's in it for you?

  • 25 days annual leave
  • Annual Leave Purchase Scheme
  • Pension
  • Vitality Healthcare
  • Opt in dental insurance programme
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • The Stonegate discount card offering discounts across our managed estate
  • Online benefits portal offering discounts across the High Street and other retailers

At Stonegate Group, we're proud to be the biggest operator of pubs, bars, and late–night venues in the United Kingdom. Our leading brands are diverse and well–known, including names like Slug & Lettuce, Be At One and Popworld. Find out more about a career with Stonegate Group at .

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