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Head of Cyber Security

  • Guildford, UK
  • £ 55000-£ 62000 GBP
  • Job ID 40266377

Salary Type: Per annum

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Type: Full time

Absolute IT Recruitment are seeking a Head of Cyber Security on behalf of an established healthcare organisation in Surrey. The successful Head of Cyber Security will be an expert in information security and will be integral in the creation and management of their Cyber Security Strategy.

The successful Head of Cyber Security will have the following attributes:

  • 5+ years’ working within a cyber/information security role commercially.
  • Experience in the prevention of (and reaction to) malicious interferences.
  • A strong understanding of compliance (GDPR, ISO 27001, etc.).
  • A relevant certification is highly desirable (CEH, CISSP, CISA, CCSP, etc.).
  • Experience leading a cyber/information team is highly desirable.
  • Experience in the healthcare/medical industry is desirable.

The successful Head of Cyber Security, will be responsible for defining the information security standards and ensuring that this is adhered to throughout the organisation. You will be involved in the conception of their information security policy and ensure that this is monitored and audited thereafter. As the Head of Cyber Security, you will report directly to the board and will have the autonomy and support required to excel in this position.

Key skills include: Head of Cyber Security, Data Protection, Risk Management, Cyber Security, Information Security, Malware, Ethical Hacking, Penetration Testing, Security Audit, CEH, CISSP, CISA, CCSP, ISO 27001, GDPR, Compliance, etc.

Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role. If you haven’t heard from us within 7 days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.
Job expiration date 28 May 2020