Business Information Security Officer (BISO)

Posted 02 February 2022
Salary£68,000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Contact NameCharlee Ryman

Job description

 Job Description:

If you are able to work with multiple stakeholders and projects whilst reducing risk throughout the business,  then this could be for you. Trident Search are working with a financial services organisation based in south west London who are looking for an Information security officer to join their team. Its vital you have experience working on change projects and have a good technical understanding to allow you to increase resilience within the firm. You’ll be working with multiple teams including engineers and architects.

This role can offer some flexible working but would ideally see you in their south west London office twice per week.

The Role:

  • Create and nurture internal relationships to promote security

  • Working with multiple teams to provide security assurance on design projects and BAU activities

  • Looking through documentation and designs to identify risks whilst communicating these risks with the wider business.

  • Have an understanding of security control frameworks and how to improve our clients standing

  • Develop and maintain security project engagement methodology and controls objectives, including security KPIs and KRIs, in line business units’ risk appetite

  • Provide consultative subject-matter expertise on 3rd party assessments to ensure information security, resiliency and data privacy risk assessments are effectively undertaken

  • Raise security awareness among business units’ staff in accordance with the firm’s security policies and standards

  • Managing relationships with key stakeholders to influence and support the delivery of appropriate security services

  • Ensure security & resilience risk acceptances are raised and managed appropriately, in conjunction with the security risk, IT risk and governance functions

  • Ensure accurate measure and reporting of, and continuous improvements to day-to-day key responsibilities

Other Experience:

  • Experienced in information security and working with all levels of stakeholders

  • Working with industry security control frameworks

  • Good understanding data protection and GDPR

  • Good knowledge of current tooling on the market

  • Familiar with security hardware such as firewalls

  • Exposure to cloud security

  • Working with 3rd parties

  • Experience of deploying security tooling

  • Experience with project management

  • Exposure to threat modelling

If you're looking for you first role in the financial services sector then this could be the right role for you.

Apply now for more information.