Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
Are you passionate about cybersecurity and ready to lead a team in safeguarding critical digital assets? We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) in the United Kingdom. You will play a pivotal role in developing and implementing robust cybersecurity strategies to protect the organisation from emerging threats.
- : Lead the development and implementation of comprehensive cybersecurity strategies aligned with business objectives, ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our digital assets.
- : Identify, assess, and prioritize cybersecurity risks across the organization. Develop risk mitigation plans and collaborate with stakeholders to ensure effective risk management practices.
- : Oversee the day-to-day operations of the security team, including incident response, threat intelligence, vulnerability management, and security monitoring. Ensure timely detection and response to security incidents.
- : Ensure compliance with relevant regulatory requirements and industry standards. Establish and maintain governance frameworks to support effective cybersecurity practices.
- : Promote a culture of cybersecurity awareness throughout the organization. Develop and deliver training programs to educate employees on best practices and security policies.
- : Manage relationships with third-party vendors and service providers to ensure the security of outsourced systems and services.
- : Develop and manage the cybersecurity budget, ensuring cost-effective allocation of resources to support security initiatives.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field. Master's degree or relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CISA) preferred.
- Proven experience in a senior leadership role in cybersecurity, with a track record of developing and implementing successful cybersecurity strategies.
- Deep understanding of cybersecurity principles, technologies, and best practices.
- Strong knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements and industry standards (e.g., GDPR, ISO 27001, NIST).
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
- Demonstrated ability to manage and mentor a team of cybersecurity professionals.