Information Security Specialist, ISO27001. The purpose of this role is to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of information, data and services, and to identify, assess and control Information Security risks.


Information Security Specialist – Experience:

  • ISO 27001 development and implementation experience
  • HMG SPF (Inc. RMADS) development and implementation experience (Inc. Business Impact Levels)
  • Exceptional working knowledge of security infrastructure
  • Experience of enforcing legislation such as Data Protection and Misuse Act
  • Practical experience of all aspects of Information Security
  • Organisation of information security;
  • Asset management;
  • Risk Management;
  • Human resources security;
  • Physical and environmental security;
  • Communications and operations management;
  • Information systems acquisition, development and maintenance;
  • Information security incident management;
  • Business continuity management;
  • Good knowledge of Acuity Stream software
  • Understanding of enterprise technologies such as VPNs, Proxy, Anti-Malware, IDS/IPS, Firewalls
  • Understanding of the Management of Risk (M_o_R) methodology or other similar risk management methodology
  • Any information security related certification
  • Degree or equivalent experience
  • ITIL Foundation V3
  • ISO 27001 Auditor
  • Management of Risk (M_o_R) Certification


Information Security Specialist – Responsibilities

  • Develop and undertake security risk workshops/meetings
  • Complete ISO27001 and HMG SPF, Home Office (Hadrian)
  • Provide specialised advice to other areas of information assurance and security risk management, including ISO27001, PCI-DSS, JSP440, HMG SPF and Data Protection
  • Maintain and enforce Information Security Management System, and information security policies, compliance with HMG SPF and carry out regular policy reviews and updates as necessary
  • Develop, maintain and ensure sound liaison with government (eg CPNI, GCHQ, Cabinet Office & Home Office DSU), law enforcement and regulatory officials (eg Ofcom)
  • Produce any relevant periodic reporting as directed
  • Play a major role in the Information Security team



This role is commutable from Southampton, Basingstoke, Salisbury etc. Please send your CV ASAP and I will get back to you!

Location: Winchester, Hampshire

Start: ASAP

Duration: 5 Months

Salary: £450pd


Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800