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Our client is an independent engineering company specialising in the design and supply of integrated safety, control and automation systems
They have an opportunity for a candidate to take the lead and work with the Quality Manager to improve Management Systems in line with company growth. Specifically the role initially will be to write procedures for the management of Quality and Information Security to meet ISO27001 to achieve third party certification. Thereafter, the role will be to support business systems processes and procedures working within current Quality Management Systems.
There are two offices based in Stockport and Ashby-de-la-Zouch and the successful applicant may work in either location.
The successful candidate is likely to be from an IT background or have a degree in a relevant technical subject. The role requires the individual to be self-motivated and in the first instance willing to take responsibility for the ISO 27001 compliance project. An interest in Information Technology Security is therefore a pre-requisite for the role
- To take ownership and lead the development of the Information Security Management system. Creating and implementing information security and data protection procedures and policies. Maintaining documentation and records as required to ensure the successful operation of the Information Security Management System.
- To support the enforcement of all security policies and processes to ensure continued legal, regulatory and contractual compliance.
- To support the management of information security incidents and breaches; escalate, investigate, and deliver on solutions as required.
- To support and/or undertake audits as required on technical and non-technical systems, services or processes.
Applications from candidates from all experience levels are encouraged but you must have excellent written/verbal communication and organisational skills, reporting and procedure writing abilities. We expect you to be able to lead and successfully implement a set of policies for information security in accordance with ISO27001: 2013.
Experience of managing small projects within an IT environment would be beneficial. The ability to understand security principles and best practices such as Cyber Essentials and international standards such as ISO 27001 would be highly beneficial.
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