Connecting to LinkedIn...

Connecting to LinkedIn...


Information Security Officer

Job Title: Information Security Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Contact Name: Ana Gaffney
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Montash are currently retained by a global FMCG firm who are looking to bring an Information Security Officer to join their security function in London. The successful individual will be working closely with the Head of Information Security (also in London) to influence the organisation's information governance piece as well as educating different business units within the organisation around information security issues.


  • Define the information security strategy that aligns with the organisation's business objectives.
  • Implement Information Security Controls.
  • Drive security awareness throughout the organisation.
  • Form relationships with different business units within organisation.
  • Driving improvement within IT governance, risk and compliance.
  • Coordinating and managing risk assessments and ensuring compliance with ISO 27001.
  • Leading a small team of information security specialists.
  • Identify potential risks and support methods of mitigation.

Skills Required:

  • Information security experience.
  • Degree educated in Information Security or Computer Science.
  • Certifications in CISSP or CISM.
  • ISO27001 Lead Auditor/Implementer preferred.
  • Ability to liaise with different business units of the business in regards to information security and understand their needs.
  • Leadership and extensive managerial experience.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.

Social Stream

Latest News


Humans remain largest security flaw in cloud ...

2016-10-21 14:00:00 +0100

With a vast number of companies moving some, if not all, of their operations to the cloud, security continues to be of major concern. Whilst there are numerous patches and firewalls to safeguard defences, it has been highlighted that the most difficult area to protect against is human interaction. This is the view of Jamie Woodruff, a penetration tester and ethical hacker. Woodruff’s views come after he was contracted to conduct a penetration test in or...


Offshore exploration providing boost for oil ...

2016-10-19 09:00:00 +0100

The oil and gas industry has had a notoriously challenging time of late, with the prices of oil plummeting and causing many firms to tighten their belts. However, offshore exploration is providing a much-needed bright spot for the sector, with an increasing number of governments becoming more accommodating. In the past week, it has been revealed that there are big changes afoot for Brazil’s petroleum laws. Shell has already begun to move on this opportu...