Head of IT Security (Cyber) - London - professional Services 80-110k + benefits

BenchIT

Leading professional services company are actively recruiting for an experienced Head of IT Security to create and develop a cyber security team.

  • Cyber security
  • IT Security
Head of IT Security (Cyber) – London – professional Services 80-110k + benefits
 
 
Leading professional services company are actively recruiting for an experienced Head of IT Security to create and develop a cyber security team.
 
                                                                                            The successful Head of IT Security (Cyber)
Work with the CISO to develop a security program and security projects that address identified risks and business security requirements. Manage the process of gathering, analysing and assessing the current and future threat landscape, as well as providing the CISO with a realistic overview of risks and threats in the enterprise environment. Develop budget projections based on short- and long-term goals and objectives.  Monitor and report on compliance with security policies, as well as the enforcement of policies within the IT department. Propose changes to existing policies and procedures to ensure operating efficiency and regulatory compliance. Manage a staff of information security professionals, hire and train new staff, conduct performance reviews, and provide leadership and coaching, including technical and personal development programs for team members.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
Requirements for the position of Head of IT Security (Cyber)
  • ideally to have had prior experience establishing a cyber team in a professional services environment
  • Demonstrate extensive experience in the IT industry with expertise in many areas of security and IT Technologies. • Experience in translating business needs into IT solutions. • A broad understanding of the latest developments in technologies, industry specific issues, competitor and vendor activity and initiatives. • Experience in design, strategy and security related activities. • Demonstrate a good knowledge of IT industry trends, suppliers and products.