Security Consultant (Governance, Risk & Compliance) at Savanti, United Kingdom, 6 Months initial, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • United Kingdom
  • May 13, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

  • Looking for a hands-on GRC focused Security Consultant.
  • External client-facing experience required in Professional / Managed Services
  • Must be used to working autonomously in a fast-paced delivery role
  • Initial 6 month contract.

 

Savanti is a practitioner-led consulting firm with unrivalled expertise when it comes to cyber security.

 

Experience

 

  • Implement and maintain the information security policy frameworks - including policy, standards and guidance in accordance with all relevant regulatory, legal, corporate, and third-party security requirements.
  • Assess the security arrangements of third-party services providers and advise on the appropriate selection of suppliers and implementation of procured services.
  • Monitor compliance against the information security policy framework, advise on levels of risk due to non-compliance, and assign and track progress against mitigating actions.
  • Create reports on risk and compliance for senior stakeholders including appropriate risk mitigation strategies and improvement plans.
  • Provide specialist expert advice in implementing information security policies and procedures and to manage and approve local variances to policy requirements.
  • Stay abreast of changes to any relevant regulatory, legal, corporate, and third-party security requirements and provide specialist expertise, advice, and guidance to stakeholders.
  • Scope and deliver appropriate information security reviews, compliance checks and audits to assess the information security arrangements of organisations and information systems.
  • Support the delivery projects and services by advising on technical and organisational information security risks and solutions throughout the project and service lifecycle.
  • Demonstrable experience of using industry standards and good practice to shape information security activities.
  • Significant experience of successfully working with large organisations is a must.
  • Excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.

 

Successful candidates for this position will be subject to a DBS check.

 

Savanti are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

 

At Savanti, we source candidates directly and are not looking to engage with any agencies. We do not accept or pay fees for any unsolicited emails or speculative CVs that are submitted to our employees.