Information Security Adviser

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Job no: 498654
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Glasgow 110 QS, London
Categories: Compliance / Governance/ Risk

We’re currently looking for an Information Security Adviser on a full time permanent basis. This position sits within our Corporate Assurance team and can be based out of either our Glasgow or London offices.

Reporting to the Director – Corporate Assurance, your role will be to identify information security risks across the organisation (including products, systems, metadata, people and processes), to assess these risks, and partner with operational teams across ACCA to ensure that effective controls are in place to manage them.


The Job

On a day to day basis, you’ll be involved in the following:

  • Working collaboratively with colleagues across ACCA and providing expert advice to ensure consistent interpretation of ACCA’s information security policy requirements and alignment with ACCA’s over-arching enterprise risk management framework
  • Investigating, managing and reporting all serious breaches of information security, working collaboratively with the Privacy Office, Cyber Security team, Legal team and other relevant colleagues to ensure a seamless organisational response to all incidents
  • Designing, implementing, reviewing and monitoring an annual information security plan, including regular review of the information security governance framework that encompasses the necessary roles, processes, management information and technology in support of the information security risk management needs of ACCA
  • Supporting operational business areas and projects as necessary in undertaking 3rd party information security due diligence and supplier assessments
  • Monitoring and reporting on information security compliance to internal and external stakeholders


The Person

We’re looking for someone who:

  • Is educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Ideally possesses [or is actively working towards] a relevant professional qualification such as CISA, CISM, CISSP or ISA (PCI)
  • Has a relevant track record of delivering Information Security advice and expertise in a diverse corporate environment
  • Has proven experience in the development of Information Security policies and standards
  • Has knowledge of information security standards and methodologies
  • Has knowledge of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) – desirable
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong relationships at all levels both internally and externally


The Perks

And in working with us, you’ll enjoy:

  • Core benefits including private healthcare, pension and life assurance
  • Customisable benefits including health assessments, healthcare cash plan, dental cover, cycle to work scheme and much, much more
  • Flexible working, dress down Fridays and a great working environment


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