Information Assurance Consultant

£35000 - £65000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client is a global Engineering company that has always been renowned for its innovative engineering. Providing global services to the defence, nuclear, aerospace, transport, power and energy. They are currently recruiting for an information assurance consultant to compliment the delivery of technical consulting within a range of clients.

The Information Assurance Consultant will be required to provide best practice Information Assurance advice and consultancy to a range of organisations including commercial and public. This will involve advising clients on the management and mitigation of the risks associated with the handling of information within and across communication and information systems as well as the enterprise level. You will be working as part of an expert team offering top level advice into key programmes.

To be suitable for the information assurance consultant post candidates will have very strong communication and interpersonal skills and be experienced in leading technical IA projects and teams (project management) Candidates will have knowledge and practical experience of relevant standards, technologies and industry trends applicable to Information Security, including some or all:
Risk management and assessment methodologies
Vulnerability assessment
Management of Security Incidents
Information Assurance and Accreditation Policies and standards
Security policies and procedures
System accreditation

HMGs (&MoD) Methodologies, guidelines and principles
Although not essential, any of the following qualifications would be of advantageous, and a necessity for the more senior posts available, CCP- CLAS, CISSP, CISM, CISA.
Information Assurance Consultant, IT Security
Bristol, Gloucester
35-65K + Excellent Benefits

Keywords: IA, Information Assurance, Consulting, Cyber Security, Security, CCP, CLAS, CISSP, CESG, GCHQ, CISA, CISM, CISSP, CREST, GIAC, GRC

If you are looking to develop your career within the information security sector with the opportunity to have regular contact with key stakeholders within clients, please apply now. This role is a great opportunity for someone looking to have a mix of key activities with the opportunity to progress within the company and work across a variety of sectors for an extremely well respected consultancy.
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This role is a permanent position.

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