Skills: Information Security Specialist with 50% focus on BC/DR, ITIL, M_o_R and Security Infrastructure experience required. The purpose is to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of our Clients information, data and services, and to identify, assess and control Information Security risks.


Key Skills & Background

  • BC/DR Certification or Experience
  • ln depth working knowledge of security infrastructure
  • Experienced in following and upholding legislation such as Data Protection and Misuse Act
  • Practical experience of all aspects of Information Security
  • Understanding of Security policy’s
  • Risk and Asset Management
  • Physical and environmental security including Access control
  • Information systems acquisition, development and maintenance;
  • Information security incident management;
  • Business continuity management;
  • Security Compliance and Adherence
  • Good knowledge of Acuity Stream software
  • Hands on experience of enterprise technologies such as VPNs, Proxy, Anti-Malware, IDS/IPS, Firewalls
  • Understanding of risk management methodology (M_o_R etc.)


Desirable Experience

  • ITIL Foundation V3
  • Management of Risk (M_o_R) Certification
  • ISO 27001 development and implementation experience



  • Ensure that information and systems are available and usable when required and the systems that provide it can appropriately resist attacks and recover from or prevent failures
  • Ensure that information and systems are observed by or disclosed to only those who have a right to know
  • Ensure that information and systems are complete, accurate and protected against unauthorised modification
  • Ensure that business transactions, as well as information exchanges between enterprises, or with partners, can be trusted
  • Develop, maintain, communicate and enforce the Information Security Policy and supporting security governance
  • Implement security controls that support the Information Security Management System and manage risks associated with access to services, information and systems
  • Develop, maintain, or implement business continuity and disaster recovery strategies and solutions, including risk assessments, business impact analyses, strategy selection, and documentation of business continuity and disaster recovery procedures
  • Plan, conduct, and debrief regular mock-disaster exercises to test the adequacy of existing plans and strategies, updating procedures and plans regularly.
  • Work closely with business and technical teams to log security risks against business impact, identify appropriate responses, or cost justifiable countermeasures to prevent security risks from occurring
  • Develop and undertake security risk workshops/meetings to identify risks by priority and mitigate them. Also, where appropriate, propose initiatives and project manage work to prevent issues and security risks from occurring
  • Provide input into the bid process, acting within the bid team, providing security costing and technical security, information assurance into tender responses.


Location: Winchester, Hampshire

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 Months

Salary: £450pd


Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800