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Head of IAM

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Info Security

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  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Roddy Coltart

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Head of IAM required. A Head of IAM is required by Montash's client, a leading manufacturing company, based in Manchester.

I have been tasked with finding a Head of IAM for this client and they are looking for the following skills:

Core skills

  • Identity Governance
  • Access Management
  • Privileged Access Management
  • Consumer Identity
  • IAM technologies: SailPoint; CyberArk; ForgeRock; Oracle; CA; IBM; Saviynt
  • Business analysis
  • Security strategy, assessment, and design and implementation
  • Governance frameworks over processes, controls, organisation and infrastructure
  • Agile methodology


  • Be responsible for defining and delivering the strategic outcomes of the Identity and Access Management service.
  • Coach and mentor your team, creating a culture of motivation and collaboration
  • Create an environment of inclusivity, and champion innovation from your team


  • Own the delivery of Identity and Access Management architecture, lifestyle, roadmap and standards
  • Establish operational plans and create business cases to highlight opportunities and risks of successful delivery or failure


  • Financial management and forecasting -oversee purchasing and budget usage
  • Ensure that cyber security in embedded into all processes of Identity and Access Management
  • Ensure key controls and risk management frameworks are kept up to date
  • You have the ability to influence and persuade
  • You have strong interpersonal skills, and can build positive working relationships at all levels
  • You have experience in delivering change management programmes and working in challenging and ambiguous times
  • You're an expert in designing and delivering secure technology to respond to cyber security threats

If you are a good fit please apply with your CV ASAP.